Housing / Homeless

CALC (Community Alliance of Lane County)

The mission of CALC is to educate and mobilize for peace, human dignity and social, racial, and economic justice. - http://www.calclane.org/

Catholic Community Services of Lane County

Responding to Christ’s message to love our neighbors as ourselves, Catholic Community Services offers immediate help by providing food and other assistance to anyone in need and seeks to instill hope by helping Lane County families take positive steps to move out of poverty. - http://www.ccslc.org

Civil Liberties Defense Center

The Civil Liberties Defense Center’s (CLDC) mission focuses on defending and upholding civil liberties through education, outreach, litigation, and legal support and assistance. The CLDC strives to preserve the strength and vitality of the Bill of Rights and the U.S. and state constitutions, as well as to protect freedom of expression. - http://www.cldc.org/

Eugene Occupier

The principal objective of Occupy Eugene, in concert with the originating Occupy Wall Street, is social, economic and environmental justice. - http://occupyeugenemedia.org/newsletter/

Eugene Springfield Solidarity Network/Jobs with Justice

Eugene Springfield Solidarity Network (ESSN) is a grassroots organization that brings together workers, religious congregations, students and community groups to support the civil and economic rights of all people, particularly the right to a decent standard of living, the right to a stable job, and the right to freely associate, organize and collectively bargain. ESSN works to increase the economic and political power of poor and working class people by educating about, organizing for and promoting the concept of economic social justice through campaigns, each designed to focus on a different approach to building power for all workers in Oregon. ESSN works to increase the political and economic power of all people through coordinated action and strategic objectives. ESSN often focuses on labor and class issues but lately has focused more energy on working to create an effective social justice coalition. - http://essn.weebly.com/

Opportunity Village Eugene (Community Supported Shelters)

To establish an efficient, simple, solution-based small model housing program
supported by the local community. - http://www.opportunityvillageeugene.org/

Springfield Alliance for Equality and Respect (SAfER)

SAfER is keeping homelessness on the public agenda as an issue of economic justice and human rights. We push for policy changes and promote increased services to prevent homelessness and to assist homeless people. We are building a strong, grassroots coalition to achieve these goals. - http://www.calclane.org/1programs/safer.html

St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County

We assist the poor and those in need of consolation, seeking out and utilizing every resource. Being mindful of the sanctity and dignity of all, any charitable work that advances those goals is within the mission of St. Vincent de Paul." - http://www.svdp.us/

(541) 687-5820


We the People – Eugene

The mission of We the People Eugene is to create democracy by building social movements dedicated to:
Ending the excessive influence of corporations and other moneyed interests over our political and economic systems, and
Building peoples-based democratic communities founded on the natural rights of humans and the environment. - http://www.wethepeopleeugene.org