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.
Our meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month.
For 2019 we are holding the Mar, Apr, Jun, Sep, and Dec meetings at the World Trade Center, with the meeting location and catering generously provided by Forth. Member EVs can park in the covered outdoor plaza off of SW 1st Ave north of SW Salmon St., Portland, OR. The meeting will be held in one of the meeting rooms.
All other months our meetings will be held at the Multnomah Arts Center, Room 30, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR. Closest parking is in the lot off 31st street. Enter the east hall (to the right). Room 30 is the first room on your right.
- 6:30pm - 7pm, Board Meeting
- 7pm - 7:30, Socializing, Car show and tell
- 7:30 - 9pm, Meeting
No charging is available at the Multnomah Arts Center.
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