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Portland, Oregon

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General Information: 503-823-4000


1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, OR 97204

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LGBTQ & Friends Affinity Group

LGBTQ & Friends Affinity Group: To create a supportive environment to exchange information, ideas, and challenges to City of Portland’s Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Trans, Questioning and Queer employees. The group will partner with the City to advocate on behalf of LGBTQ employees, and develop ways to attract, support and retain LGBTQ employees.

For more information contact: Debbie Caselton

Accredited Schools Online

LGBTQ Student Support

Basic Rights Oregon

Basic Rights Oregon is dedicated to ending discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity in Oregon.

Cascade AIDS Project

Cascade AIDS Project's mission is to prevent HIV infections, support and empower people affected and infected by HIV/AIDS and eliminate HIV/AIDS-related stigma.

Equity Foundation

Founded in 1989, Equity Foundation works to eradicate prejudice toward the sexual and gender minority communities of Oregon through granting and scholarship opportunities.

Human Rights Campaign (HRC)

This diverse volunteer group of individuals works to bring the mission of HRC to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and allies in the area.

In Other Words Feminist Community Center

8 N.E. Killingsworth St., 503.232.6003 -- The only feminist bookstore in the United States to also function as a nonprofit, In Other Words serves the community with literature, as well as educational and cultural events.

LGBTQ College Student Guide

Affordable colleges online

Northwest Gender Alliance

A social, support and educational group for individuals who desire to explore and express another gender. The group cosponsors Esprit, an annual national conference for the transgender community.

Oregon Bears

A service club for bears or bear-identified gay men and their admirers.

Our House

A residential care facility that has provided nursing, social work and occupational therapy services for people with HIV/AIDS since 1988.

Outside In

Founded in 1968, this nonprofit helps homeless youth and other marginalized people move toward improved health and self-sufficiency and provides services for LGBTQ youth.

Portland Area Business Association (PABA)

Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce

PQ Monthly

PQ is a monthly print and daily online publication covering Oregon and SW Washington's LGBTQ communities in all their diversity.

Q Center

The center builds public awareness and support, and celebrates LGBTQ diversity through art, culture and programming.