Opening Doors

Opening Doors: Connecting Career & Employment Opportunities for Immigrants of Lane County

Presented by Career Pathways at Lane Community College!
This forum is made possible by a grant from the University of Oregon’s Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics

Thank you for a great event!
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A special thanks to the many partner agencies who agreed to be panelists and who took the time to talk about their programs with us. Thank you for all the work you do.

The event day survey will remain up on this webpage until May 10th. Feel free to add relevant information. After May 10th we will work to consolidate the data collected during and after the event. We will also produce and send out a list of resources that were presented at the event and add any additional resources suggested in the survey.

The goal is for the work to continue! Stay Tuned.


Opening Doors is interagency community forum focused on Career and Employment programs and services in Lane County that have been tailored to meet the needs of first-generation adult immigrants of Lane County.

Event Goals:

  • Foster multi-agency collaboration, networking, and alignment of resources among organizations that provide services focused on meeting the educational or career and employment needs of adult immigrants of Lane County.
  • Improve overall awareness of existing services and opportunities
  • Identify service gaps and barriers within Lane County
  • Develop shared understanding of best practices and common challenges
  • Create a Resource Matrix to be shared with all agencies
  • Develop Plan for ongoing networking and increase of services

For more information or to ask questions, please email Rosa Lopez at

Event Agenda - Updated

Opening Doors Event Agenda

Event Day Discussion Questions

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In the meantime please Save April 18th on your calendars.

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