The mission of the Lower Columbia Diversity Project (LCDP) is to engage pro-actively with diversity issues in the region, educate the community on the benefits of diversity, tolerance, and inclusion, and provide a forum through which individuals, groups, and organizations may address concerns relating to diversity in the community.
Upcoming events are listed below and in the right column. We will post details as they are firmed up, mark your calendars.
- Sunday, Oct. 19th – “Caring for the Transgender Patient: Why, How, and Larger Implications” with Dr. Leigh Dolin, Past President Oregon Medical Association, 2-4 pm, Boyington Building, 857 Commercial Street, Astoria
- Sunday, Nov. 9th – Racism 101 workshop with Ahjamu Umi – recommended by Cara Shulfelt of Rural Organizing Project, 2-4 pm, Boyington Building, 857 Commercial Street, Astoria
- Sunday, Nov. 16th – Chinook presentation with Tony Johnson, 2-4 pm, Boyington Building, 857 Commercial Street, Astoria
- Sunday, Oct. 26 – Responsible Gun Ownership with Ceasefire Oregon, 2 pm, First United Methodist Church, 1076 Franklin Ave, Astoria
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.