Renters’ Rights: Evictions Comic Book Update

Since January, the Community Alliance of Tenants (CAT) and Know Your City (KYC) have partnered on a new and exciting project, the Renter’s Rights: Evictions comic book. Due for publication in December, the book will include artistic illustrations, creative storytelling and important facts about different types of experiences and scary moments that tenants can face in an […]

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Welcome CAT’s New Executive Director, Orion Lumiere!

8/04/2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jensi Albright, Community Engagement Director, 503-460-9702; jensi@oregoncat.org Portland, OR — The Community Alliance of Tenants (CAT) would like to announce that Ms. Orion Lumiere has joined our staff as the new Executive Director. Ms. Lumiere comes to CAT from her former position as Communications and Development Director of Oregon ON, […]

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We can do it – Help CAT raise $5000 in June!

Now is a Great Time to Give – CAT Matching Gift Drive June 2014 $5000 Click on the Blue ‘Make Us Stronger’ Button at Left, Help CAT raise $5000 in June! June is the month to give generously for Housing Justice with CAT – Support Tenant Education, Tenant Advocacy and Tenant Power today! If we […]

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We Are Hiring for CAT’s next Executive Director!

New Application deadline: Monday, June 2nd Women and People of Color are encouraged to apply. The Community Alliance of Tenants (CAT) seeks an accomplished leader to serve as our full-time Executive Director. We are looking for a dynamic visionary leader who will lead CAT’s housing justice platform. We are seeking a leader who is passionate about tenant […]

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Call For Artists! (Deadline May 30th) – Help Us Create “Renters’ Rights: Evictions” Comic Book

Renter’s Rights: Evictions Comic Book – Call For Submissions New Deadline: May 30th Download Artists App Here Know Your City and Community Alliance of Tenants proudly announce a call for submissions for Renter’s Rights, an educational tool for Oregon renters. The publication will be a 20-page comic book, printed in both English and Spanish, with a total print run […]

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2014 landlord-tenant law changes are here!

This article also appears in the Jan 29 2014 edition of Street Roots:  http://news.streetroots.org/2014/01/28/2014-landlord-tenant-law-changes-are-their-way   Renters in Oregon had more reasons to celebrate this holiday season, as new tenant protections were added to Oregon’s Landlord-Tenant Law Jan. 1, 2014. The Community Alliance of Tenants (CAT) is Oregon’s only grassroots, tenant-led renters rights organization, and had […]

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