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Bilingual Safe Roads Assembly Draws 450 People, 5700 Commitments

Bilingual Safe Roads Assembly Draws 450 People, 5700 Commitments

November, 2014 -- The bilingual MACG Oregon Safe Roads Assembly on October 2 was attended by 450 people with representation from all 23 MACG member institutions and 14 other institutions. The assembly was an action on MACG itself to spread the word as widely as possible during the final month of the Oregon Safe Roads YES on 88 campaign before election day on November 4th.

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National College of Natural Medicine Joins MACG!

National College of Natural Medicine Joins MACG!

June, 2014. -- The National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) in downtown Portland is MACG’s latest member institution! Read the story of how the College came to know MACG and ultimately join up.

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Exciting Opportunity to Support Latino Organizing

Exciting Opportunity to Support Latino Organizing

May, 2014 -- To address a need in its community, MACG Latino leaders have formed a partnership with People-Places-Things Intercultural Communication to offer ESL classes to our Latino members and other non-native English speakers from member institutions wanting to improve their language skills. We’re looking for native English speakers to learn this unique experiential method and to teach the classes.

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MACG Continues to Organize En Español

MACG Continues to Organize En Español

May, 2014 -- Building on last year’s successful launch, and first win, MACG has continued to organize Latinos in their native Spanish language with the help of bilingual organizer Yolanda Sandoval and the Latino core team at St. Andrew Catholic Church. In the fall, the group completed a listening campaign where three issues rose to the top...

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Alert to MACG Members - Deadline for Health Insurance April 30

April, 2014 -- An alert to MACG members from MACG's Health Care Action Team: There is still time to sign up for health insurance through Cover Oregon. The deadline is April 30th, which is less than a week away. If you are not insured act today by filling out a Cover Oregon health insurance application.

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MACG Health Team Has Answers About New Health Insurance Laws

MACG Health Team Has Answers About New Health Insurance Laws

February, 2014. Do you or someone you know need health insurance? Do you have questions about the country’s new health care laws? The MACG Health Care Action Team is prepared and committed to help people get the answers they need in order to navigate the changing health care system, and especially to gain coverage if they need it.

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Happy Holidays from MACG!

December, 2013. Read a Holiday message and summary of MACG's accomplishments in 2013.

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Under 30? Oregon's Health Insurance Exchange Wants to Hear from You

July, 2013. Cover Oregon, Oregon's health insurance exchange or marketplace will be available for individuals and small business to purchase health insurance. Cover Oregon is looking for feedback from anyone under 30 about what issues Cover Oregon should be paying attention to. This is a chance for you or someone you know such as a son, daughter or neighbor, to give input about what is important.

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Mission of the Atonement Joins MACG

Mission of the Atonement Joins MACG

July, 2013. With an eye towards becoming an "inclusive, listening and risk-taking community", Mission of the Atonement in Beaverton voted this July to join MACG.

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MACG Legislative Equity Campaign Successful on All Counts!

MACG Legislative Equity Campaign Successful on All Counts!

July, 2013. In true broad-based fashion, three of MACG’s action areas – Health Care, Prison & Community, and Latino Organizing – combined forces to create a successful 2013 MACG Legislative Equity Campaign, and to organize an effective MACG-only lobby day to support it.

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Upcoming Events
MACG - Housing Team Clackamas Dec 13, 2018 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM — Milwaukie Lutheran Church, 3810 SE Lake Rd., Milwaukie, OR 97222
MACG - Climate Change and Environmental Justice Team Dec 13, 2018 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — St. Andrew Catholic Church Community Center, 4940 NE 8th Ave., Portland, Dorothy Day Room
MACG - Immigrant Rights Action Team - Multnomah Jan 28, 2019 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM — St. Andrew Catholic Church, 806 NE Alberta, Portland
MACG - Delegate Assembly Feb 28, 2019 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Location TBA - Clackamas County
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