Funding Equity for EPNO: Show up on April 17th and share your story!

Has EPNO helped you or your community in a meaningful way? If so, we would be honored to have your support on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Roosevelet High School! Please show up at the budget hearing and share your personal story of success working with us to support equitable increased funding for EPNO. For decades other district coalitions have been funded at higher levels. Let's help EPNO get its fair share! 

We are asking for an additional $201,980 in funding to:

-increase staff Community-Building and Advocacy Programs from 2 part-time staff, 24 hours a week to 3 full-time staff, 40 hours a week
-increase EPNO's Director position from part-time, 32 hours per week to full-time, 40 hours per week
-increase direct funding programs by approx. $32,000

You can support the request for increased funding by providing testimony at the upcoming budget hearing on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 6:30 PM, at Roosevelt High School, 6941 N Central Street, or by writing, e-mailing or calling City Council:

mayorwheeler@portlandoregon.gov, (503) 823-4120

chloe@portlandoregon.gov, (503) 823-4682

amanda@portlandoregon.gov, (503)823-3008

nick@portlandoregon.gov, (503) 823-3589

dan@portlandoregon.gov, (503)823-4151

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