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Jasiel Lopez

He/Him | Community Organizer

Employer: Marketing, Community Development

Moved Here from: Chicago, IL on November 2022

Why did you move here?

I moved to Portland because I fell in love after visiting it. The beautiful surrounding nature, the kindness of people and the way that people build community made me decide to move here.

What is one thing that you need/want from a community right now?

I'm hoping to connect with people in all aspects. Right now I'm looking for a meaningful where I can make an impact and develop new experiences. I'd also really like to make deep friendships.

What kind of civic connection are you interested in making?

I'm excited to connect with people passionate about creating more equal and connected communities. As an immigrant and Latino man, I'm passionate about immigrant rights and communities where latinx people have proportionate of resources, influence, decision making power etc.