A list of some of our favorite organization's websites that promote leadership, education, social justice, gender equality, fair pay and public policy that is important to women.
AAUW Portland Metro Interbranch Council - The AAUW (American Association of University Women) branches in the Portland, Oregon, metropolitan area established this IBC for sharing ideas, interests and activities.
Advance Gender Equity in the Arts - a social justice organization that advances equity for women across the lifespan in theatre through direct incentives, advocacy, and community engagement .
New Leadership Oregon- award-winning women's leadership development program housed at the Center for Women's Leadership at Portland State University. more>> League of Women Voters of Portland- mission: encourage informed and active participation in government, and influence public policy through education and advocacy.
Oregon Commission for Women- mission: work for the implementation and establishment of economic, social, legal, and political equality for women and to maintain a continuing assessment of the issues and needs confronting women in Oregon.
Portland YWCA -mission: eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.
PSU Women's Resource Center - advocates for the best educational and campus experience for all members of our community by advancing social justice and by working towards a safe and healthy campus.
PCC Foundation - enriches lives and strengthens our region through support of education at PCC. Saturday Academy - Saturday Academy provides wide access to hands-on learning for diverse students in grades 2-12 in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) and the Arts. Our Branch is a supporter of Saturday Academy and provides volunteers to help with their classes for young girls as part of our STEM initiative.
Vision 2020 - a national coalition of organizations (including AAUW) and individuals united in the commitment to achieve women's economic and social equality. Women's Foundation of Oregon - mission: focus the power of women’s collective resources to improve the lives of women and girls throughout Oregon.