Welcome to the

Black Cultural Initiative!

Empowering Black Excellence, Building Equitable Futures

OUR MISSION

Cultivate a thriving and interconnected Black community in Lane County

Implementing a range of programs that promote education, social engagement, cultural enrichment, health equity, and economic empowerment. We are dedicated to creating a more equitable society where everyone can thrive.

What We Do

The Black Cultural Initiative is a collection of programs that are designed to serve Lane County’s Black population. The Initiative consists of targeted services that promote:

Small Business Incubation

Financial Literacy & Education

Workforce Development

Promotion of Cultural Tourism

Food Security

Youth Family Services

Referral and Pipeline Services

Mental and Physical Health service/referral

Community Initiatives

A number of events that benefit the community are regularly hosted by us. 

Upcoming Events

Our Sponsors

Special Thanks

Join us in creating a better tomorrow. 

Together, we can build a community that celebrates, uplifts, and empowers every individual.

Stay in touch to:

      • Explore our programs
      • Get involved
      • Make a lasting impact on the Black community in Lane County.

Past Events

Black Out Day at the JSMA

Black Out Day at the JSMA

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Black Santa Program

Black Santa Program

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Kwanzaa 23

Kwanzaa 23

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