Forward Together unites organizations and activists across Oregon to build strong communities and create policies that work for our families.
Our power-building team in Oregon is a state-based program that builds leadership through policy change and culture shift campaigns. We are working to ensure that all families have the rights, recognition and resources they need to thrive.
Join us for a workshop!
Forward Together hosts digital workshops to build community, learn together, and take action on the issues that affect our families. Workshop topics include Census 101, Storytelling, Reproductive Justice, and more. Email Emma@forwardtogether.org to learn about our next workshop or volunteering.
Join us as we work to achieve Birth Justice in Oregon!
We’re working to create an Oregon where the birthing person is the most powerful person in the room. Join us as we move into 2022 with the Birth Justice Committee and our partners to organize together!
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Tools & Updates
La Ley CROWN de Oregón
La Ley CROWN hace que sea ilegal discriminar a las personas de raza negra que usan trenzas, rizos, espirales (twists), nudos o peinados protectores (incluyendo una envoltura para la cabeza/cabello en el lugar de trabajo y en las escuelas...
The Oregon CROWN Act
This two-page document explains how the Crown Act protects Black Oregonians from hair discrimination at school and in the workplace.
Hair Discrimination in Oregon is Finally Illegal
I’m a high schooler in Portland, and have grown up in this city my…
This piece illustrates the intimacy that comes with hair care and the role it plays in Black American culture. At the focal point of the image is the mother whose hands intricately braid her child’s hair, the grandmother figure...
- Safe Communities
A Chill Night In Oregon with Daren Todd
The Forward Together field team in Oregon recently chilled with Portland artist, Daren Todd,…
¿Quién es quién? En la política de Oregón 2020
Las elecciones son importantes porque los políticos crean leyes que ayudan o perjudican a nuestras familias. Ya sea que se trate de gentrificación, violencia policial o la lucha continua por los derechos de los inmigrantes, los líderes...
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We’d love to hear from you!
Contact us to learn more about how we’re working ensure that all families in Oregon have the rights, recognition and resources they need to thrive — and how you can help make this vision a reality!