Jo Ann Hardesty encourages a crowd with a bullhorn

Jo Ann Hardesty encourages marchers at AMA's commemoration of the March on Washington

REGION SERVED: Portland Metro

City: Portland

Led by: African/African American/Black


The Albina Ministerial Alliance was formed during the 1960s as part of the Civil Rights Movement to provide a greater voice to the people of color in NE Portland whose needs were and are often overlooked by city and civic leaders. AMA's Coalition for Justice and Police Reform uses non-violent direction action to improve community accountability and oversight for Portland's police force.