Your Action Needed on SB 181

NAO is very concerned by Senate Bill 181 currently making its way through the Oregon Legislature and scheduled for a hearing on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 in the House Committee on Revenue. We ask that nonprofits contact the Oregon Representatives expressing your strong opposition. Read more

Presidential Executive Order Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty

NAO strongly supports religious and political freedoms as practiced by both secular and non-secular nonprofits across our great state. On May 4, 2017 President Trump signed an executive order relaxing accountability on faith and nonprofit groups to engage in partisan politics. Read more

Senator Wyden Responds to Johnson Amendment

Senator Wyden’s letter to legislative leadership is in response to President Trump’s stated intention to "get rid of and totally destroy" the Johnson Amendment. Read more


President Donald Trump issued his proposal for the Federal budget on March 16, 2017. The proposal makes deep cuts to key social service programs, many that are delivered through nonprofit organizations. Read more

Nonprofit Property Taxes

Property taxes are one part of the solutions being discussed in Salem for the estimated $1.6 billion deficit in Oregon's budget. Nonprofit property taxes are part of this equation. Read more