National Trends & Services

The goal of this Facet is to focus on eliminating disparities to reduce barriers to services through leadership, education, and service. The Facet’s mission is to empower the membership to effectively empower the various communities served.

The major thrust of the Facet is addressing legislative Issues, public affairs and disaster relief.” Some of the Facet’s programs include and not limited to the following: Participated in the Hurricane Katrina Relief Program; Participates in the Legislative Day at the Oregon State Capitol during Legislative sessions; Conducts voter registration drives throughout the city of Portland; Partners with the League of Women Voter in the New Immigrants Naturalization and Voter Registration Program; and Participates in the annual Martin Luther King Birthday celebration.