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The Willie B. Richardson Scholarship announces its first recipient!

Congratulations to Mikaiah Hill, the first ever recipient of the Willie B. Richardson Scholarship! Mikaiah was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. She recently graduated...

Black History Quest: Martha Anderson’s Advocacy

Black History Quest, Season 2, episode 4!  We’re back, Pionerds!  Why did Portland nurse, author, and hotel owner Martha Anderson file a lawsuit against Radio...

The Quest Continues, Episode 2

Welcome, fellow Pionerds, to the latest edition of The Quest Continues! Your one-stop shop for BHQ updates. We’ve got a recap of the last episode,...

Where is Oregon Black Pioneers?

Oregon Black Pioneers is so much more than online history exhibits and digital projects. We offer talks, events, walking tours, presentations and living history opportunities...