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Northwest Constitutional Rights Center

Resources Provided:
Safeguards the fights of political activists, communities of color, and immigrants through public interest litigation, advocacy, and education.

Contact:
520 SW 6th Ave. Suite 1050 Portland, OR 97205
T: (503)295-6400
http://www.nwcrc.org

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NAACP

Mission: “The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate race-based discrimination.”

Resources Provided: 
Works to establish and uphold the civil rights of the African American community and for people of color in Portland. Legal assistance available.

Contact:
3527 NE 15th Ave. #125 Portland, OR 97212
http://portlandnaacp.wordpress.com/about/

Year Established: 1914

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ACLU Oregon

Mission:
The Oregon Affiliate of the ACLU is a non-partisan organization dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of civil liberties and civil rights.

We believe that the freedoms of press, speech, assembly, and religion, and the rights to due process, equal protection and privacy, are fundamental to a free people.

We advance civil liberties and civil rights by activities that include litigation, education, and lobbying.

Resources Provided:
Provides information and legal assistance for cases dealing with constitutional and civil rights in Oregon. Please visit their website for assistance eligibility requirements.

Contact:
P.O. Box 40585 Portland, OR 97240
T: (503)227-3186
http://www.aclu-or.org

Year Established: 1920

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The Nick Wilson Charitable Group

Mission: “To provide compassionate financial support to families with children undergoing cancer treatment and blood and marrow transplantation at the hospital where Nick received his treatment – Doernbecher Children’s Hospital here in Portland.”

Resources Provided:
Provides urgent financial support to families who have a child in the Stem Cell Transplant Program at Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon, the only Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Center in the State. This financial support helps families with the many expenses not covered by health insurance including funding for housing, medication, and related co-pays, meal and food assistance, grief support, and many other urgent needs families may encounter during this time of crisis.

Contact:
P.O. Box 80852 Portland, OR 97280
T: (503)297-7970
Email: jillmetz@comcast.net
http://www.nickwilsoncg.org

Year Established: 2005