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September 20, 2012 Ninkasi Brewery Company and CSJ Evolutions fundraiser to suppport OBEF needful students scholarship drive

March 3, 2012 Diversity in the Workplace Symposium|| University of Oregon Lundquist College of Business| Featured Guest Speakers from OBBA Rueben Mayes MBA, Clarence Williams Jr. VP OBBA, and James I. Manning Jr. MAOL, Board Member OBBA

Jan 31, 2012 OBBA first Business Outreach / Connect  at the New Hilton Garden Inn in Springfield Oregon with over 50 community business members and local newspapers attending

September 23, 2011 Jazz Concert @ Ninkasi; over 80 UofO Lundquist Business College students attended and talked with the Owner of Ninkasi, toured the facilities and met with a host of other local business leaders

OBEF Testimonies

Fundraising at Chico's Ladies Fashions


2012-13 School year; Offering a Mentoring programs to support the students of Kalapuya High School; Bethel School District, Eugene Oregon

2011-12 Terms; University of Oregon’s Lundquist College of Business, to offer Mentoring, Networking and Support for students of color in pursuit of their academic successes

June 12, 2012
PeaceHealth Medical Center; High School Students observation tour of Robotic Surgery Department Scheduled for 

OBEF 2014 Rueben Mayes Scholarship recipient Amir Johnson with OBEF Treasurer Lawanda Manning during awards presentation, April 8, 2015. Congratulations Amir you are the first student scholarship award recipient.