Next Tuesday, please join Green For All CEO Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins for a community event about growing green jobs in Portland, Oregon:
Community for Equity Event:
Growing Portland’s Green Economy for All
A conversation among community members and stakeholders, featuring Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, CEO, Green For All.
Tuesday April 20th, 2010
Native American Youth & Family Center Gym
5135 NE Columbia Blvd, Portland OR
Join us for a conversation about increasing green jobs in Portland.
- What are the barriers to creating new, high-quality green jobs?
- What are the opportunities?
- How can we ensure access to green jobs from low income communities and communities of color?
- How can we play a role in growing Portland’s green economy?
Speakers will include Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, CEO of the nationally renowned Green Jobs organization Green For All, as well as Portland community members, workers, and policymakers.
- Coalition for a Livable Future
- Native American Youth & Family Center
- Oregon Tradeswomen, Inc.
- Green For All
- Metropolitan Alliance for Common Good
- Laborers Union-LIUNA
- Urban League
- Oregon AFL-CIO
- Jobs with Justice
- City of Portland
- Oregon Apollo Alliance
- Oregon Action
For directions and more details on the event, visit: www.nayapdx.org or e-mail Danielle Yesland (firstname.lastname@example.org)