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Welcome to MACG

 

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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 Laura Belson, laura@macg.org.

 

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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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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MACG - Spring 2016 Leadership Institute (Part 1)

MACG Leadership Institute coming up in April! Who would you like to see trained? Make sure they register.

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Power to the people! After a classic campaign, MACG and allies win $67 million for affordable housing

Power to the people! After a classic campaign, MACG and allies win $67 million for affordable housing

October, 2015 -- On Wednesday, the Portland City Council voted unanimously to increase funding for affordable housing by 67 million dollars.

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Upcoming Events
MACG - Housing Team Multnomah Aug 30, 2016 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Leaven Community / Salt & Light Lutheran Church - 5431 NE 20th Ave, Portland
MACG - Housing Team Multnomah Sep 06, 2016 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Leaven Community / Salt & Light Lutheran Church - 5431 NE 20th Ave, Portland
MACG - Housing Team Multnomah Sep 13, 2016 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Leaven Community / Salt & Light Lutheran Church - 5431 NE 20th Ave, Portland
MACG - Housing Team Clackamas Sep 15, 2016 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM — St. Stephen Lutheran Church - 290 W Gloucester St, Gladstone
MACG - Housing Team Multnomah Sep 20, 2016 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Leaven Community / Salt & Light Lutheran Church - 5431 NE 20th Ave, Portland
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