Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon (EMO) brings together diverse communities of faith to learn, serve and advocate for justice, peace and the integrity of creation

EMO’s Refugee Rapid Response

The recent crisis in Afghanistan has highlighted the urgent need for refugee resettlement work. In the weeks ahead, we anticipate thousands of Afghans will arrive in the United States. We have a moral responsibility to support those looking for relief from persecution and discrimination. Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon will be one of the key organizations in Oregon helping to do this work. Would you join us in welcoming Afghans to Oregon? Learn more about Refugee Rapid Response.

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advocacy & action

We bring the faith community’s voice to the policy-making process at the Oregon Legislature to ensure a life of possibility for all Oregonians. Learn more

community service

Our diverse direct service programs offer hunger, nutrition and social support; affordable housing opportunities; and refugee and immigration services. Learn more

creation justice

We connect, inform and empower people, congregations and religious institutions to work for care and renewal of the earth through education and advocacy. Learn more

education & dialogue

We offer opportunities that celebrate Christian unity, foster interfaith relations, and explore ethical and moral issues with workshops, lectures and prayer vigils. Learn more