Welcome to Oregon Black Education Foundation Website

James I. Manning Jr


Lawanda J. Manning MBA


Joyce Malone

Board Member

Clarence Williams Jr.

      Board Member


Oregon Black Education Foundation (OBEF)

Samuel G. Hill 

Vice President

OBEF is a nonprofit organization as defined by ORS Chapter 65. The Foundation is organized and operated exclusively for charitable purposes. Subject to the limitations stated in the Article of Incorporation, the purposed being to engage in lawful activities, none of which are for profit under Chapter 65 of the Oregon Revised Statutes (or its corresponding future provisions) and 501 (c)(3) of the IRS (or its corresponding future provisions).