BlackPDX.com is a virtual community hub created to amplify the VOICES and MESSAGE of the Black community in the greater Portland metro area, ultimately to improve economic conditions for Black families.
We provide assistance to business owners, non-profits, creatives, and other organizations to increase the REACH and provide unique and needed opportunities for community connection.
The mission of our organization and members is to leverage our collective history, style, and strength to achieve the following:
- Facilitate the growth of Black-owned enterprise in the greater Portland metro area
- Provide constant inspiration and encouragement in our community
- Advocate/promote community responses to social issues in the Black community
- Provide employment and career opportunities to members of our community, especially teens and young adults