Augustana partners with many community organizations

Community Alliance of Tenants

Formed in 1996, the Community Alliance of Tenants (CAT) is Oregon’s only statewide, grassroots, tenant-controlled, tenant-rights organization. CAT educates, organizes and develops the leadership of low-income tenants.

Familias en Accion

The mission of Familias en Acción is to promote holistic family well-being for Latinos through community engagement, education, research, and advocacy for social change.

Interfaith Movement for Immigrant Justice

Interfaith Movement for Immigrant Justice (IMIrJ) is an interfaith coalition of individuals, faith leaders and congregations, called by our faith and conscience to respond actively and publicly to the suffering of our immigrant brothers and sisters residing in the United States.

Irvington Preschool

Irvington Preschool’s goal is to provide a stimulating and creative learning environment that encourages the development of each child’s positive self-image and social skills through both structured and unstructured play experiences in the areas of art, music, science, physical education, dramatic play, and reading and math readiness.

Society for Haitian Arts, Culture & Social Support

Fosters Haitian art, culture, and social support in the Pacific Northwest, to provide education and development resources to the community, and to expand the diversity of art and culture.

Swedish School of Portland

The goal of the Swedish School in Portland is to develop the students’ ability to comprehend, speak, read, and write Swedish. In addition, the students learn about their cultural heritage through songs, traditions, geography, history, and literature.

Well Arts Institute

Integrates theater and visual arts with their mission: “To explore, develop and practice creativity as a means of wellness.”