PFLAG - Portland Black Chapter

Geographic Area: 
Portland Metro Area
PFLAG members with signs

PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) Portland Black Chapter promotes the health and well-being of specifically Black gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) persons, their families and friends through support, education, organizing and advocacy. This organization is the first African American chapter of PFLAG in the nation. 

Grantee Profiles

In addition to marriage equality, where Millennial voters will continue be a big factor, creating safe and affirming spaces for young people is one of the most pressing issues in the LGBTQ community. Three MRG Foundation grantees are working to empower and engage youth throughout Oregon.

Grantee Grants

Grant Type Amount Grant Made Year Support Type
General Fund $ 8,000.00 2011 General Support
General Fund $ 5,000.00 2009 Project Support
General Fund $ 5,000.00 2007 Project Support