About Us

About Us

Everybody Benefits is Oregon’s campaign for paid sick days. Formed by a broad coalition of public health professionals, women’s advocates, union members, small business owners and concerned citizens, the Everybody Benefits campaign believes that Oregonians needs a basic workplace standard for paid sick days to protect the public health and the health of our workers, our families, our healthcare system and the economy.

Coalition Leaders:

American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME)

Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon (APANO)

Causa Oregon

Center for Intercultural Organizing

Family Forward Oregon (Andrea Paluso, Coalition Chair)

Forward Together

Main Street Alliance of Oregon


The Mother PAC

Oregon Nurses Association

Oregon Working Families Party

Service Employees International Union, Local 503 (SEIU)

Service Employees International Union, Local 49 (SEIU)

United Food and Commercial Workers, Local 555 (UFCW)

Upstream Public Health

Urban League of Portland

Working America