The Oregon Electric Vehicle Association (OEVA) is a non-profit association of electric vehicle enthusiasts. We promote electric vehicle education and encourage their safe construction and use.
We are part of the Multnomah Hot Rod Council and a chapter of the Electric Auto Association.
NOTE: April and May 2016 meetings will be on the Third Thursday. Stay
tuned for future updates on our meeting schedule.
Our meetings are held on the second Thursday of every month (except Dec.) in downtown Portland at The World Trade Center, on the corner of SW Salmon and 1st Street. See the Google Map. (A backup map is also available). For further questions, call Chris at .
- 7pm - 7:30, Socializing, Car show and tell
- 7:30 - 9pm, Meeting
PGE provides outlets for recharging your vehicle, so bring your EV if you have one.
OEVA membership is $20 per year. Additional donations are also accepted. To subscribe or renew, send a check payable to OEVA along with the Membership form.
EV Awareness Day is a summer event that OEVA organizes to display our vehicles and educate the general public about EV benefits. OEVA is also involved with the NEDRA Nationals.
Our Event Archives collect the photos and videos of OEVA events in the club events scrapbook, online! Take a look at the wide variety of vehicles and projects that our members have built and displayed at our events.
Official Non-profit Status
The Oregon Electric Vehicle Association (OEVA) became a 501(c)(3) public benefit organization
on 6/25/2009, and
donations are tax deductible in the United States and many other countries (IRS
Letter). See IRS Publication 4221-PC for a
compliance guide. Our EIN number is 20-1695025. We are also
registered with the State of Oregon as a non-profit organization (2009 letter, 2016 letter Page1 Page2).
Our Bylaws are available in PDF format: OEVA Bylaws (pdf) 80kb