Eugene Gender Diversity Awareness Week

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s Gender Diversity Awareness Week in Eugene. Several local groups, including the Community Alliance of Lane County, are working together to educate the public about the gender spectrum and how it’s not just male or female anymore. “There are trans people who do not identify with the gender that they were born … Continue reading »

I-5 Sign Sends Anti-Hate Message

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Representatives from the Community Alliance of Lane County gathered in Springfield Tuesday, holding a sign over Interstate 5 that displayed an anti-hate message. CALC says it’s their response to a sign hung in the same place last week. It says that sign included a white pride symbol and was “hateful and racist”. … Continue reading »

Volunteers Needed for Homeless Count

EUGENE, Ore. — The Community Alliance of Lane County (CALC) and the Lane County Human Services Commission will team up to complete their annual One Night Homeless Count. Both organizations need help counting the unhoused in Eugene and Springfield this year. On Wednesday, Jan. 30, CALC members and volunteers will walk along the streets to … Continue reading »