Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

700 N Killingsworth St
Portland,  OR 97217

Phone: (503) 287-4117



Past Events

We Are All America Forum - One Year After the Muslim/Refugee Ban

We Are All America Forum - One Year After the Muslim/Refugee Ban
06:00 pm - 01/31/2018

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join us at Unite Oregon on Wednesday, January 31st for the We Are All America Community Forum. Learn about the Muslim and refugee ban, hear stories from impacted...

How We Can Control the Rent

How We Can Control the Rent
07:00 pm - 09/18/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Why is the rent so high? What would it take for tenants to take control of our homes and communities? The Community Alliance of Tenants and Momentum Alliance ...

Metro Outing

Metro Outing
11:30 am - 09/03/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Unite Oregon will be having a Metro outing, which will consist of fun activities and engaging with fellow alumni and coming together as a community. We hope you...

Legislative Celebration

Legislative Celebration
06:00 pm - 08/25/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join us, along with honorable guest Oregon State Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, in celebration of our End Profiling (HB2355) bill victory this legislative session. Refreshments...

Metro Outing - Blue Lake

Metro Outing - Blue Lake
12:00 pm - 08/20/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Welcome, Unite Oregon will be having a Metro outing, which will consist of fun activities and engaging with fellow alumni and coming together as a community. ...

Summer Potluck & Yoga Event!

Summer Potluck & Yoga Event!
05:00 pm - 08/15/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

We are having a Summer health-filled event at the Unite Oregon Office in Beaverton and everyone is invited! Join us for a relaxing hour of yoga to destress after...

End Hate: Last Friday Event

End Hate: Last Friday Event
06:00 pm - 07/28/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

We are inviting you to our monthly Last Friday get togethers. This one is extra special and important because we are gathering stories from people who have been...

Scouters Mountain Nature Park : Metro Outing Number 2

Scouters Mountain Nature Park : Metro Outing Number 2
11:30 am - 07/15/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Unite Oregon will be having a Metro outing, which will consist of fun activities such as hiking and engaging with fellow community members. We hope you can come...

Last Friday - Queer Migration Stories Panel

Last Friday - Queer Migration Stories Panel
05:30 pm - 06/30/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Unite Oregon is bringing back our monthly Last Friday events. The month of June we are celabrating PRIDE. Come join us for an evening panel with Resilient Connections...

Volunteer Night!

Volunteer Night!
05:30 pm - 06/15/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

We are currently working on our End Profiling bill and have a few action items we need your support. Come find out which are best ways to volunteer, receive training...

Dinner, Family-style: Potluck and discussion

Dinner, Family-style: Potluck and discussion
06:00 pm - 06/01/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join us for an evening of food and family to celebrate the many forms our families take and explore how we can win public policies that recognize ALL families. Our...

Unite Oregon Community Potluck Thursday!

Unite Oregon Community Potluck Thursday!
06:00 pm - 05/25/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Spring is right here and Unite Oregon wants to celebrate the new season with you! Join us for a fun evening & learn how to become more active to support immigrant...

All Are Welcome Kick-off Training

All Are Welcome Kick-off Training
06:00 pm - 05/23/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

All are welcome to our Portland office for our All are Welcome Campaign Kickoff and Training. Come learn how local businesses are making it easy for local community...

Tualatin Sanctuary City Vote

Tualatin Sanctuary City Vote
05:30 pm - 05/22/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join students from Tualatin schools to help make Tualatin an inclusive, sanctuary city. 5:30pm is the City Council Work Session. 7:00pm is when the Council Meeting...

April Full Moon: A Night of Poetry and Resilient Connections

April Full Moon: A Night of Poetry and Resilient Connections
06:30 pm - 04/11/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Unite Oregon's Resilient Connections will be hosting a queer/immigrant/refugee poetry night in April under the full moon. Resilient Connections events center the...

Forward Together Monthly Meet-up

Forward Together Monthly Meet-up
01:00 pm - 03/12/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Forward Together activists have been taking action in local schools to support immigrant and Muslim families, going to Salem to talk about reproductive health, and...

Know Your Rights Community Forum

Know Your Rights Community Forum
06:00 pm - 03/08/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

*Spanish below* We invite you to a community forum with lawyers who will speak about immigration laws. We will review our rights if approached by border patrol...

APANO Advocacy Training - Portland

APANO Advocacy Training - Portland
06:00 pm - 01/31/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join APANO as we prepare for ​our 2017 Day of Action in the capitol! On Monday, February 20, APANO will bring together Asian and Pacific Islanders from across...

End Profiling Legislative Launch

End Profiling Legislative Launch
06:00 pm - 01/30/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

**En español abajo** Come learn about our legislative priorities to end profiling in Oregon and address our state-wide housing crisis. We have multiple action...

Diesel Pollution Workshop + Dinner

Diesel Pollution Workshop + Dinner
06:00 pm - 01/18/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join Neighbors for Clean Air & the NE Coalition of Neighborhoods for a diesel workshop and dinner together. WHAT? Dinner and a workshop about diesel pollution in...

Prevention and Intervention: Hate in Schools

Prevention and Intervention: Hate in Schools
03:30 pm - 01/17/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

A donation-based workshop for educators. Parents welcome. Tuesday, January 17 @ 3:30pm – 7:00pm, at Unite Oregon (formerly the Center for Intercultural Organizing) Co-sponsored...

Cancelled: MLK Day End Profiling Listening Session

Cancelled: MLK Day End Profiling Listening Session
06:00 pm - 01/16/2017

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS WE HAD TO CANCEL THIS EVENT! WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE LATE NOTICE. Dear Washington County Community, On this upcoming Martin...

Celebration of Unity - Washington County

Celebration of Unity - Washington County
06:00 pm - 12/29/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Unite Oregon is hosting a gathering for people in Washington County. Immigrants, refugees, people of color, and people experiencing poverty are especially encouraged...

The Movement Continues: Conversations for Community Healing

The Movement Continues: Conversations for Community Healing
06:00 pm - 11/22/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

This is a new process group that is convening after the 2016 Presidential election. This election cycle inarguably stirred deep emotions in the general population...

Washington County Potluck

Washington County Potluck
06:00 pm - 08/09/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Come join Unite Oregon and other people from Washington County through our Monthly Potlucks on every 2nd Tuesday of the Month. For this Potluck we will talk about...

Resilient Connections Member Meeting

Resilient Connections Member Meeting
05:00 pm - 08/05/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Please bring your full-self to bare witness to Cece McDonald's words, watch clips of her organizing, and be among each others company. We will use this space to...

Brunch with Daughters of Africa (presented by the AWC)

Brunch with Daughters of Africa (presented by the AWC)
12:00 pm - 07/30/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

The AWC is hosting a fun and free BRUNCH for African women between the age of 17 and 25. We would love to get to know and celebrate you! Come as you are and enjoy...

Unite Oregon Portland Launch Party

Unite Oregon Portland Launch Party
06:00 pm - 07/27/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Come and celebrate the launch of Unite Oregon, the merger of Center for Intercultural Organizing and Oregon Action! Unite Oregon includes all of us, and we can’t...

Washington County Community Potluck

Washington County Community Potluck
06:00 pm - 05/11/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join us for our monthly potluck Wednesday, May 11th where we will hear from you about how to plan to tackle the most concerning issues to our Immigrant and Refugee...

White Fight: Behind the Malheur Refuge Occupation

White Fight: Behind the Malheur Refuge Occupation
06:00 pm - 04/28/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

In January 2016, Ammon Bundy and armed militia members seized and occupied Malheur National Wildilfe Refuge outside Burns, Oregon. A professed response to perceived...

The Fight for the 14th Amendment

The Fight for the 14th Amendment
06:00 pm - 04/19/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

The 14th Amendment is under attack from groups who want to redefine American citizenship and exclude children who are born in the US of immigrant parents. The documentary...

The Color of Citizenship

The Color of Citizenship
06:00 pm - 04/14/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Who is an American? Immigration and attitudes toward immigrants are central to our identity as US-Americans, but but are often influenced by nationalist and white...

Islamophobia in Oregon

Islamophobia in Oregon
06:00 pm - 04/07/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

With calls for both the exclusion and registration of Muslims in America, Islamophobia has become an increasingly common issue in the national discourse. However,...

CIO's Portland Mayoral Candidate Forum

CIO's Portland Mayoral Candidate Forum
06:30 pm - 04/05/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO) is pleased to present a Portland Mayoral Forum featuring four of the candidates running for Portland's top job: Jules Bailey,...

Putting the T in Equality - Portland

Putting the T in Equality - Portland
05:30 pm - 03/23/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

With the increased media attention to folks like Laverne Cox and Caitlyn Jenner, folks have been reading lots of stories about being transgender, but don't know...

Portland Town Hall on Fair Schedules for ALL Workers

Portland Town Hall on Fair Schedules for ALL Workers
06:00 pm - 03/03/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Across Portland, workers cannot predict their hours or pay from day to day, to make time for schooling, or to care for children or family because of unfair work...

We Are Resilient Open Mic

We Are Resilient Open Mic
06:00 pm - 02/20/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Resilient Connections is CIOs queer/transgender/immigrant/refugee group and we are here to remind you that we are resilient in the face of xenophobia, homophobia,...

Introduccion al Programa de Doulas Latinas

Introduccion al Programa de Doulas Latinas
06:00 pm - 02/11/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

LOCAL: 12525 SW Broadway, Beaverton, OR CIO Office - Center for Intercultural Organizing FEBRERO 11 - Jueves - 6pm a 8pm CUIDADO DE NINOS y BOCADILLOS PROGRAMA: ?Lo...

Potluck at CIO Beaverton Office

Potluck at CIO Beaverton Office
06:00 pm - 02/09/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join us for a potluck on the second Tuesday of each month at our Beaverton office. Come share a laugh, build community, and learn about important issues that affect...

Potluck at CIO Beaverton Office

Potluck at CIO Beaverton Office
06:00 pm - 02/09/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join us for a potluck on the second Tuesday of each month at our Beaverton office. Come share a laugh, build community, and learn about important issues that affect...

Parent Meeting: District Boundary Review

Parent Meeting: District Boundary Review
06:30 pm - 01/15/2016

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

English below. La Comité Consultiva para Revisar las Líneas Fronterizas del Distrito (DBRAC) creo 2 opciones que cambiarían escuelas K-8 para los sistemas anteriores....

TODAY! Welcome Party for KYC Executive Director Cameron Whitten

TODAY! Welcome Party for KYC Executive Director Cameron Whitten
05:30 pm - 11/30/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Our entire community is invited to Cameron’s Executive Director welcome party from 5:30 to 8:30 at Center for Intercultural Organizing (700 N Killingsworth St,...

PFLAG Portland Black Chapter Annual Family Feast

PFLAG Portland Black Chapter Annual Family Feast
03:00 pm - 11/21/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join us for food, prizes and fun! Main entrees provided, please bring your favorite side dish, dessert or drinks to share! Please RSVP via : bit.ly/FamFeast15 REGISTRATION...

Washington County Monthly (November) Community Potluck

Washington County Monthly (November) Community Potluck
06:00 pm - 11/10/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

CIO's Washington County monthly potluck last month (September) was a success, so let's do it again! CIO friends and families are invited to come meet new folks,...

Washington County Housing Advocacy Training (November 5th, 12th, and 19th)

Washington County Housing Advocacy Training (November 5th, 12th, and 19th)
05:30 pm - 11/05/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

3-Part Leadership Development & Advocacy Training *** Develop leadership and advocacy skills *** Learn about housing resources and issues — and how to protect...

Wellness Center Project: Creación de Altar Para Nuestra Comunidad

Wellness Center Project: Creación de Altar Para Nuestra Comunidad
06:00 pm - 11/03/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Margins to Mainstream/Wellness Center Project Community Altar Event ¿Preguntas? Llame al (503) 969-3691 a Carmen Garnica, organizador comunitario y CIO Guía...

End Profiling: Listening Session with Attorney General Rosenblum

End Profiling: Listening Session with Attorney General Rosenblum
06:00 pm - 10/27/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Please come out and show your support! HB 2002, the End Profiling Act, established the Law Enforcement Profiling Work Group chaired by Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum,...

Free Thomas Amanuel: Rally and Press Conference

Free Thomas Amanuel: Rally and Press Conference
10:00 am - 10/07/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

Join CIO and our partners in the Portland Immigrants’ Rights Coalition (PIRC) for a rally in front of Portland’s ICE facility to call for an end to the deportation...

Join us to celebrate passing End Profiling and Ban the Box!

Join us to celebrate passing End Profiling and Ban the Box!
01:00 pm - 09/24/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

This year we were able to pass HB 2002--The End Profiling Act-- an important victory for our community. We couldn't have passed the bill without all of the hard...

Arresting Power: Resisting Police Violence in Portland Screening

Arresting Power: Resisting Police Violence in Portland Screening
06:00 pm - 04/17/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

A documentary by Jodi Darby, Julie Perini and Erin Yanke. Arresting Power provides a historical and political analysis of the role of police in contemporary society...

End Profiling Legislative Hearing

End Profiling Legislative Hearing
01:30 pm - 03/30/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

House Judiciary Hearing on End Profiling Bill Join the statewide End Profiling Coalition and attend or submit your testimony to the House Judiciary hearing on House...

End Profiling Testimony Workshop

End Profiling Testimony Workshop
06:30 pm - 02/20/2015

At Center for Intercultural Organizing (CIO)

This is a workshop to teach you how to provide testimony in front of crowds, elected officials and events Have you felt you wanted to become a better public speaker?...

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