Events
"A Night of Heroes" Raises $185, 000 for Legacy Emanuel

“A Night of Heroes” Raises $185, 000 for Legacy Emanuel

Portland – October 18, 2014. Legacy Emanuel Medical Center hosted the “Saving Lives…Night of Heroes” gala to raise critical funds for Legacy Emanuel’s trauma services and the … [read more]

 American Heart Association Celebrates 10 years of Going Red for Women

American Heart Association Celebrates 10 years of Going Red for Women

Portland, October 9th, 2014. The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women Luncheon raised $211,500 in support of life-saving research, education and outreach in the community. The Circle of Red … [read more]

Congregation Beth Israel Brings Magic to Portland

Congregation Beth Israel Brings Magic to Portland

Portland, October 18th, 2014. Magic was in the air and under the Dome at Congregation Beth Israel when Master Illusionist Shimshi took to the stage for a display … [read more]

De La Salle North Catholic High School's 5th Annual Fall Scholarship Dinner a Hit

De La Salle North Catholic High School’s 5th Annual Fall Scholarship Dinner a Hit

Portland, October 3rd, 2014. 220 guests gathered on site at De La Salle North Catholic High School. The dinner, oral auction and paddle raise yielded $483,000 to … [read more]

 “I Have a Dream” Celebrates Record-Breaking Gala

“I Have a Dream” Celebrates Record-Breaking Gala

Portland, November 11th, 2014. “I Have a Dream” Oregon and more than 600 guests raised a record-breaking $425,000 to empower more than 1,500 students from low-income communities … [read more]

Over 1,400 Guests Flock to Portland State University Benefit

Over 1,400 Guests Flock to Portland State University Benefit

Portland, October 23rd, 2014. For the third year in a row, Portland State University raised over $1 million for scholarships and other campus initiatives at its Simon Benson … [read more]

Adventist Medical Center Heroes Raise $175,000

Adventist Medical Center Heroes Raise $175,000

Portland, October 30th, 2014. Nearly 500 guests attended the Adventist Health Foundation‘s third annual Heroes of the Heart Gala at The Nines in Portland raising $175,000 for … [read more]

German American School of Portland Hosts  Ain’t Misbehavin’ Benefit

German American School of Portland Hosts Ain’t Misbehavin’ Benefit

Portland, October 26th, 2014. The German American School of Portland hosted its annual fundraiser at clarklewis, a Bruce Carey Restaurant in the Eastside Industrial District. 96 generous … [read more]

St. Mary’s Academy Celebrates Expansion Into the Former University Station Post Office

St. Mary’s Academy Celebrates Expansion Into the Former University Station Post Office

Portland, October 30, 2014. More than 400 friends of St. Mary’s Academy gathered in the former University Station post office, now owned by the school, to celebrate … [read more]

One Woman’s Vision Honors Founder of Housecall Providers

One Woman’s Vision Honors Founder of Housecall Providers

Portland, October 23, 2014. Dr. Benneth Husted, (left) founder and medical director of Housecall Providers, received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Academy of Home Care Medicine (the … [read more]

Make-A-Wish Oregon Raises $348,000 With Wish Ball

Make-A-Wish Oregon Raises $348,000 With Wish Ball

Portland, October 25th, 2014. Make-A-Wish Oregon drew over 500 supporters to the Portland Art Museum with its gala. The event featured a formal dinner and live auction, as … [read more]

Keep Portland Playful Benefit Raises Money to Fight Bullying

Keep Portland Playful Benefit Raises Money to Fight Bullying

Portland, September 26th, 2014. With the generosity and support from more than 150 people, Playworks raised more than $65,000 at this year’s Keep Portland Playful fundraiser! Guests … [read more]

Basic Rights Oregon Benefit Raises Over $286,000

Basic Rights Oregon Benefit Raises Over $286,000

Portland, October 10th, 2014. 900 supporters filled the Portland Art Museum for the IGNITE gala. They helped honor LGBT victories achieved this year and to support  Basic Rights … [read more]

Wild Splendor 2014 Raises $250,000 for Columbia Land Trust

Wild Splendor 2014 Raises $250,000 for Columbia Land Trust

Portland, October 16, 2014. Columbia Land Trust hosted 300 loyal supporters at their annual fundraising gala, Wild Splendor 2014.  The event celebrated the dedicated work of Columbia … [read more]

Super Heroes Help Portland Rose Festival Foundation Raise $116,000

Super Heroes Help Portland Rose Festival Foundation Raise $116,000

Portland, October 10th, 2014. Portland Rose Festival Super Heroes showed up in legions for the Petals, Pearls & Superheroes Dinner & Auction. With a record attendance for … [read more]

 Lake Oswego Rotary Foundation and Lakewood Center for the Arts Share Success

Lake Oswego Rotary Foundation and Lakewood Center for the Arts Share Success

Lake Oswego, October 27, 2014. Two non-profits, Lake Oswego Rotary Foundation and Lakewood Center for the Arts, share the proceeds of a unique fundraiser – a Lobster … [read more]

Jewish Federation of Greater Portland’s Gala a Roaring Good Time

Jewish Federation of Greater Portland’s Gala a Roaring Good Time

Portland, October 25th, 2014. Celebrating a vibrant Jewish community – in style, hundreds gather at Pure Space in the Pearl to dance the night away. It was … [read more]

Human Solutions Raises Funds to Help Homeless Families

Human Solutions Raises Funds to Help Homeless Families

Portland, October 15, 2014. Human Solutions welcomed more than 135 supporters to the Benson Hotel for this year’s “It’s on the House” luncheon. The event raised $21,500 … [read more]

Luncheon Raises $150,000 to Support Edwards Center’s Work With Developmentally Disabled

Luncheon Raises $150,000 to Support Edwards Center’s Work With Developmentally Disabled

Portland, October 9th, 2014 . Over three hundred supporters gathered at the Multnomah Athletic Club to celebrate the work of the Edwards Center at Families Sharing Journeys, presented … [read more]

Animal Aid's 10th Annual Bet for Pets Sets Fundraising Record

Animal Aid’s 10th Annual Bet for Pets Sets Fundraising Record

Portland, September 27th, 2014. 136 supporters and volunteers crowded the World Forestry Center for Animal Aid‘s tenth annual “Bet for Pets” Casino Night. The benefit raised almost $44,000 to support … [read more]

Laura Meier Honored with 2014 Wistar Morris Award

Laura Meier Honored with 2014 Wistar Morris Award

Portland, October 2nd, 2014. Laura Meier (on the left) received the 2014 Wistar Morris Award during a dinner at Montgomery Park. Honored for her generosity and significant … [read more]

William Temple House Celebrates with 11th annual Lifting Spirits Benefit

William Temple House Celebrates with 11th annual Lifting Spirits Benefit

Portland, September 20th, 2014. Friends of William Temple House gathered for the 11th annual Lifting Spirits Benefit Dinner & Auction to support  mental health counseling and emergency … [read more]

Oregon Historical Society's 6th annual History Makers Dinner a Hit

Oregon Historical Society’s 6th annual History Makers Dinner a Hit

Portland, October 5th, 2014. Oregon Historical Society’s 6th annual History Makers Dinner was held at Montgomery Park. Each year, living leaders are awarded the history makers medal … [read more]

A Gathering of Good Benefit for Metropolitan Family Service Breaks Records

A Gathering of Good Benefit for Metropolitan Family Service Breaks Records

Portland, September 25th, 2014. Over 300 guests helped raise more than $290,000 to support MFS programs that benefit 30,000 children, families and older adults in the greater … [read more]

Habitat for Humanity Nails 4th Annual Hard Hat & Black Tie Gala

Habitat for Humanity Nails 4th Annual Hard Hat & Black Tie Gala

Portland, October 3rd, 2014. Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East’s 4th Annual Hard Hat & Black Tie Dinner and Auction took over the Nines Hotel by storm. Spencer Noecker, … [read more]

 Once Upon a Tree Marks 25th Anniversary for Friends of Trees

Once Upon a Tree Marks 25th Anniversary for Friends of Trees

Portland, September 27th, 2014. 300 supporters joined the celebration at Exchange Ballroom to mark 25 years of Friends of Trees. Founded in 1989, Friends of Trees strives to empower … [read more]

WVDO’s Major Gifts Symposium Offers Answers

WVDO’s Major Gifts Symposium Offers Answers

Portland, September 29th, 2014. Listen, Respond, Repeat was the message at the Willamette Valley Development Officers (or WVDO) Major Gifts Symposium. The symposium was structured around listening to keynote … [read more]

Nursingale Comes Together for Good

Nursingale Comes Together for Good

Portland, September 13th, 2014. 175 people gathered at the Armory in the Pearl in support of Nursingale, Oregon’s only nonprofit providing in-home, skilled nursing care to families with … [read more]

Latino Network's  Annual Noche Bella Draws 350 Supporters

Latino Network’s Annual Noche Bella Draws 350 Supporters

Portland, September 12th, 2014. Latino Network hosted the second annual Noche Bella gala and fundraiser at Castaway in northwest Portland. More than 350 people attended to support Latino … [read more]

CCA’s 14th Annual Hero Gala a Wonderball Raising Over a Million

CCA’s 14th Annual Hero Gala a Wonderball Raising Over a Million

Portland, September 27th, 2014. CCA’s 14th Annual Hero Gala was dubbed an evening of romp & circumstance,. The event rocked the Oregon Convention Center to the tune … [read more]

Lifestyle, Fundraisers & News

2014 Komen Portland Race for the Cure Raises $2,383,543
KISS Raises $1.1 Million for Oregon Military Museum
Beaverton's Greater Giving Joins Forces With ClickBid to Go Mobile
Urban League of Portland Honored by Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Oregon Nikkei Endowment Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Portland Rose Festival
Darcy Henderson Honored to become Multnomah Athletic Club President
CASA Announces New Board Member