Step 1: Living Wages
Pay a minimum living wage of $15 per hour.
Take at least one of the following actions:
Create work experiences for underrepresented youth. Nationally, 67% of interns are offered employment after internship completion.
Support small businesses by purchasing goods & services from the 12,000 businesses in the City of Portland that are owned by people of color.
Create culture change in your organization by providing Diversity, Equity & Inclusion training for your staff and leadership. Companies with inclusive talent practices generate up to 30 percent higher revenue per employee.