Portland, Oregon is no stranger to the interconnected issues of poverty, homelessness, and drug addiction. An annual government count found that roughly 6,000 Multnomah County residents are currently experiencing homelessness. The reason people end up unhoused is not...
Traci Rossi is the executive director of Friends of the Children Portland, a nonprofit organization dedicated to children.
In the midst of the Black Lives Matter Movement, she has become one of the young activists taking to the streets in demand of change. Arieanna Morehead is no stranger to the normalization of racism.
Recent Portland State graduate Sharona Shnayder has co-created Tuesdays for Trash, dedicated to cleanups, education and community outreach.
If you’ve been an active participant in the Portland Black Lives Matter movement, you likely know about Chido Nmereole, the creator of Project Floyd.