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We are an alliance of organizations in the Portland, Oregon Metro area building power for the common good. Read more about us here.

 

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Watch this powerful video about everyday people becoming exceptional leaders through MACG's organizing practices.

 

¡Hola! ¡MACG también habla español!

Desde el otoño del 2012, MACG está organizando a la comunidad latina en el área metropolitana de Portland para construir el poder para lograr los cambios que necesita nuestra comunidad. Para más información, por favor comuníquese con Manny Avila, nuestro organizador bilingüe: escriba a manny@macg.org o llame al 661-380-6294.

 

NEWS:

MACG - City Council Vote on Construction Excise Tax

The MACG housing team worked in coalition this winter to support the successful passage of inclusionary zoning at the legislative session in Salem. As part of this legislation, communities are allowed to define a construction excise tax (CET) on new construction. The Portland City Council will be meeting on Thursday, 6/16 to vote on what percentage this new tax revenue to dedicate to affordable housing. MACG will be advocating for 100%. JOIN US!

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Welcoming Manny Avila, New Associate Organizer

Welcoming Manny Avila, New Associate Organizer

May, 2016 -- MACG is excited to announce our new Associate Organizer Manny Avila, who will focus on the Latino community. Hailing from California, Manny worked previously as an Assistant Organizer and Inside Wireman with IBEW Local 428 in Bakersfield. He helped diversify the union...

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MACG Hiring Associate Organizer

March, 2016 -- MACG is seeking a part-time Associate Organizer to focus primarily, but not exclusively, on organizing in the Latino community. Position will remain open until filled.

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MACG - Institutional Development and Core Teams Training

Do you want to: … make your institution stronger, more relational, and more action oriented? … fulfill your institution’s mission? … build a base of power to act together for the common good? JOIN US! For a two-hour workshop on how to build and sustain a core team in your institution.

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Upcoming Events
MACG - Housing Team Clackamas Jul 07, 2016 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM — St. Stephen Lutheran Church - 290 W Gloucester St, Gladstone
MACG - Institutional Development and Core Teams Training Jul 07, 2016 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM — St. Andrew Catholic Church Community Center, Thea Bowman Room, 4940 NE 8th Ave., Portland
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