We are an antiracist Southeast Portland community group focused on making the city better and more equitable for everyone, including frontline communities and future generations. We believe in learning from each other, sharing resources, protecting our environment, creating space for all modes of transportation, and supporting diversity in housing options.

Join us to help create a stronger, more resilient, community where everyone thrives together!

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action! Zoom Meeting: 
Responding to Intergroup Tension and Specific Acts of Intolerance.

Tuesday, April 6th, 2021   7:00-8:30 pm 

Inner SE Action General Meeting
Time: Tuesday April 6th at 7:00 PM 

 

Zoom Details

Agenda

  • Welcome, Introductions & Announcements

  • Guest Speaker: Responding to Intergroup Tension and Specific Acts of Intolerance. Knight Sor is a Conciliation Specialist at the U.S. Department of Justice – Community Relations Service. In this capacity, he assists advocacy & civil rights groups, schools & universities, law enforcement jurisdictions, and ethnically diverse communities in responding to intergroup tension or specific acts of intolerance. Knight is a naturalized U.S. citizen, having emigrated as a refugee from war-torn Cambodia; he spent his critical childhood years in the Khmer Rouge concentration camp. 

Action!

ISEA Division Street Cleanup

Sunday April 4th, 2021 10:00am

@ Daily Dose Division, 3551 SE Division at 35th Place.

 

1st Sunday each month

Bring gloves, mask, and a grabber if you have one. Bags provided.

 

Text needle locations to Beth 971-563-2468.

Past Events

Book Club

The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto by Charles Blow

Saturday, March 27th, 2021   7:00pm 

Join us (virtually) for discussion.

Contact socialsculptor@gmail.com for Zoom link.

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action! Zoom Meeting: Portland’s Successful Zoning Reforms

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021   7:00-8:30 pm

Inner SE Action General Meeting
Time: Tuesday, March 2nd at 7:00 PM 

View Panel Recording Here. 

 

Agenda

  • Welcome, Introductions & Announcements

  • Guest Speakers: Portland’s Successful Zoning Reforms: Portland’s recent progressive zoning reform successes focused on the Residential Infill Project and Better Housing by Design. How big a deal were these reforms? How did they succeed? What are the lessons for housing advocates, and for Portland, moving forward?

    • Madeline Kovac, Housing Action Collective - Collaborator and former Senior Outreach Associate at Sightline Institute

    • Tony Jordan, Parking Reform Network - President and Founder

    • Bandana Shrestha, AARP Oregon - Director of Community Engagement

    • Neil Heller, urban planner and designer, Co-founder of Small Development Counts and a faculty member of the Incremental Development Alliance

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action! Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021   7:00-9:00 pm 

Inner SE Action General Meeting
Time: Tuesday, February 2nd at 7:00 PM 

Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89813551645?pwd=eGcwYkR1cGZkKzNPQ3JHbzN3TFlCdz09
Meeting ID: 898 1355 1645
Passcode: 726077

 

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action! Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, January 5th, 2021   7:00-9:00 pm 

Inner SE Action General Meeting
Time: Tuesday, January 5th at 7:00 PM 

Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81127976032?pwd=Qkw0bWFXdWI5S3kwTmVRQnNqZGZPZz09
Meeting ID: 811 2797 6032
Passcode: 035656

 

Agenda:

  • Welcome, Introductions & Announcements

  • Monthly Kudos & High Fives

  • Guest speaker: Doug Klotz speaking about land use & transportation: What happened in 2020 and what’s on tap for 2021?

  • Project Discussions

    • Safer Hawthorne

    • SE Lincoln Beautification

  • Quick Updates

  • Open Discussion

  • Next meeting: February 2nd at 7 pm

Meeting!

Ballot Happy Hour

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020   6:00-7:00 pm 

Join your neighbors to learn more about the various ballot measures while completing your ballot with plenty of time to mail it in!

Jason Ali Allen, Endorsement Task Force Chair of the Multnomah County Democrats, will share information on the 10 Oregon ballot measures in the upcoming election.

Join us on Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81684060116

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action! Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, September 8th, 2020   7:00-9:00 pm 

General meeting with guests from the Portland Bureau of Transportation sharing the latest on the Hawthorne Pave and Paint project and more!

Inner SE Action General Meeting
Time: Tuesday, Sept 8th at 7:00 PM 
Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88170462543

Meeting ID: 881 7046 2543

 

Agenda: 

  • Welcome Introductions & Announcements

  • Monthly Kudos & High Five!

  • Guest Speaker:

ISEA Safer Hawthorne Project - Pave & Paint Update - Maggie Derk, PBOT

  • Project Discussions:

    • 30th & Lincoln Beautification (Beth & Chrystal) 

    • SEUL Communications grant. (Brighton, Chrystal & Daniel)

    • Backyard Black Cinema Series Fundraiser (Chrystal)

    • Partnerships / Coalitions 

      • Inner Powell Alliance update (Doug)

      • Coalition Against Hate Crimes (Chrystal)

  • Quick updates (2-3 min each)

    • ISEA BLM letter (Brendon)

    • Branding discussion update (Erik)

    • General meeting date (Kat)

    • Refreshed website look! (Brighton)

    • ISEA FB page (Chrystal & Jan)

  • Open Discussion / Project Ideas?

Movies!

Backyard Black Cinema Series

Sundays and Wednesdays September 2020  7:30 pm 

Reservations are now open for the second evening in a series of outdoor movies being shown in a member's backyard (near Sewallcrest Park.) We'll continue on Wed/Sun for at least three weeks with coming movie titles announced each Sunday. 

COVID safe seating will be in 5 clusters of 1-3 (COVID-bonded) people. So RSVP's are very important!

Arrive anytime after 7:30, movie starts at 8:00
Bring your own refreshments

Aug 26 Black Power Mix Tape 

Aug 30 Daughters of the Dust 

Sept 2 Do the Right Thing

Sept 6 Get Out

Sept 9 Miles Davis Birth of the Cool

Sept 13 Hale County, This Morning, This Evening
 

This series is a fundraiser for Kairos PDX.
Inner SE Action has received a donation for a matching grant of up to $500 to be used as a fundraiser for Kairos PDX.  


Help us to become one among 1000 Friends of KairosPDX  

Suggested donation $5-$20 with no one turned away

RSVP to InnerSoutheastAction@Gmail.com or 503 816 2440 for your preferred night and to receive location details.

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action! New Year Social

Tuesday, January 14, 2020   7:00-9:00 pm 

Social at Hopworks Urban Brewery 2944 SE Powell Blvd.
Everyone is welcome!

Workshop!

Portland Bureau of Transportation Workshop for Hawthorne Blvd

Saturday March 7th, 2020  1:00-4:00 pm 

Please join Inner Southeast Action, Oregon Walks and Southeast Uplift as we co-host a PBOT presentation and visioning workshop for SE Hawthorne Blvd. 

Southeast Uplift Offices - 3534 SE Main Street

Light refreshments and child-supervised activities provided

Everyone is welcome! Stay the entire time or just drop-in to take the survey.

 

PBOT is planning to repave SE Hawthorne and is soliciting the community's feedback on how the street is working today and how we would like it to be in the future. Read more at the PBOT project website.

 

So what's your vision? Improved pedestrian safety and walkability, more trees, vibrant businesses, safer vehicle speeds, faster transit? Come share your vision with PBOT and help shape the future of our community!

Meeting!

SE30th and Lincoln Stakeholders

Sunday, December 15th, 2019   10:00-11:00 am 

Meeting to discuss changes to this intersection. Meet at the intersection of 30th and Lincoln. We will be meeting outside unless there is significant rain - then we have a backup location nearby.

Meeting!

SE30th and Lincoln Stakeholders

Tuesday, November 18th, 2019   6:00-7:00 pm 

Meeting to discuss changes to this intersection. Near 32nd and Hawthorne. RSVP for address.

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action!

Tuesday, November 12, 2019   7:00-9:00 pm 

General meeting at SE UpLift, 3534 SE Main St 

Book Club

How to be an Antiracist

Tuesday, October 29, 2019   7:00pm 

A gathering to discuss Dr Ibram X Kendi's new book How to be an Antiracist. RSVP for location to: innersoutheastaction@gmail.com

Action! No. 006

Children's Halloween Costume Swap and Vegan Potluck

Saturday, October 12, 2019   1:00-5:00 pm 

Stop by People's Food Co-op, 3029 SE 21st Ave

More

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action!

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019   7:00-9:00 pm 

General meeting at SE UpLift, 3534 SE Main St 

Action! No. 005

Gatherings on the Greenways

Wednesday, September 25, 2019   7:00-9:00 am 

Stop by SE 30th and Lincoln for community placemaking and neighborly greetings on your local greenways.

More

Participation!

Steptember on Hawthorne

Saturday, September 14, 2019  10:00 am

Meet at Tov Coffee & Tea (NE corner of 32nd & Hawthorne)

Note: Inner Southeast is participating in the walk. 

Oregon Walks Steptember Website

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action!

Tuesday, September 10, 2019   7:00-9:00 pm 

General meeting at McMenamins Backstage Bar 3702 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd

Action! No. 004

Gatherings on the Greenways

Wednesday, August 28, 2019   7:00-9:00 am 

Stop by Ladd's Circle for community placemaking and neighborly greetings on your local greenways.

More

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action!

Tuesday, August 13, 2019   7:00-9:00 pm 

General meeting at SE UpLift, 3534 SE Main St 

Action! No. 003

Gatherings on the Greenways

Wednesday, July 24, 2019   7:00-9:00 am 

Stop by SE 34th and SE Clinton for community placemaking and neighborly greetings on your local greenways.

More

Participation!

Walk with Refugees & Immigrants!

Sunday, July 21, 2019  11:00 am

Meet at East Portland Community Office, 1017 NE 117th Ave

Note: Inner Southeast is participating in the walk. 

City of Portland Site

See our photos 

Meeting!

Inner Southeast Action!

Tuesday, July 9, 2019   7:00-9:00 pm

General meeting at SE UpLift, 3534 SE Main St 

Action! No. 002

Community Walk!

Sunday, June 30, 2019  9:00-10:00 am

Meet at Dapper & Wise 3158 SE Division St

More

Action! No. 001

Gatherings on the Greenways

Wednesday, June 26, 2019   7:00-9:00 am 

Stop by SE 30th and Lincoln for community placemaking and neighborly greetings on your local greenways.

More

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