Our Mission

To assist in the social and economic development of Oregon's low-income communities and to contribute to a broader understanding of ethnic and culturally diverse groups.
Where every person matters.
Where every dollar counts.


Thank you for stopping by the Black United Fund of Oregon Website!

Whether you are an aspiring college student, a caring community member, interested donor, or awesome organization seeking support, we have something for you. From scholarships to college and career-preparation workshops, grants and resources for small local nonprofits, student internships, volunteering, and more, the opportunities are endless!

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Upcoming Scholarship Writing Workshop!


In partnership with Portland Leadership Foundation, the Black United Fund is pleased to be offering its next Scholarship Writing Workshop on September 27, 2014 at Warner Pacific College.

The Workshop costs $5, which includes workshop materials and lunch. Don't miss out...sign up TODAY!

To RSVP email including; first name, high school and phone number

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Contact Marshawna at with any questions.