Events
Gary & Christine Rood Donate 12-Million for OHSU Family Guest House

Gary & Christine Rood Donate 12-Million for OHSU Family Guest House

Portland, April 26th, 2016. Gary and Christine Rood donated $12 million to Oregon Health & Science University to help provide temporary lodging for patients and families who must … [read more]

8th Annual Work Connections Benefit Boosts Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center

8th Annual Work Connections Benefit Boosts Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center

Portland, April 8th, 2016. A robotics team is just one program at Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC). 250 community leaders flocked to a fundraiser and applauded the education, mentoring, family outreach, and … [read more]

Fiesta of Hope Raises $118,000 for Adelante Mujeres

Fiesta of Hope Raises $118,000 for Adelante Mujeres

Portland, April 16th, 2016. The Fiesta of Hope for Adelante Mujeres was a celebration of women and featured inspirational stories of hope. The event also raised $118,000. Board … [read more]

46th Earth Day Channels Human Energy Toward Environmental Issues

46th Earth Day Channels Human Energy Toward Environmental Issues

Portland, April 22nd, 2016. Thousands of Portland-area environmentalist rolled up their sleeves to plant trees, pick up trash and celebrate mother earth. Since 1970, Earth Day, has honored sustainable … [read more]

Social Media Brings Queens and Presidents to Your Fingertips

Social Media Brings Queens and Presidents to Your Fingertips

April 23rd, 2016. It’s the adorable photo capturing world-wide attention and oohs and aahs: Prince George staying up 15 minutes past his bedtime to meet the Obamas … [read more]

Guests Revisit "School Daze" at Assistance League Benefit

Guests Revisit “School Daze” at Assistance League Benefit

Portland, April 9th, 2016. Assistance League® of Greater Portland hosted its annual fundraising gala at the Multnomah Athletic Club. The event, “School Daze!” featured guests dressed in … [read more]

Evergreen Consulting Group “gives back” to Friends of the Children

Evergreen Consulting Group “gives back” to Friends of the Children

Portland April 11th, 2016. Friends of the Children, a nonprofit that provides paid, professional adult mentors for at-risk children, was recently the beneficiary of a comprehensive lighting upgrade … [read more]

Chamber Music Northwest’s Spring Education Benefit Hits a High Note

Chamber Music Northwest’s Spring Education Benefit Hits a High Note

Portland, April 5th, 2016. Over 100 guests were on hand to “Take a Stand for Chamber Music” at Chamber Music Northwest’s spring education benefit. A full house … [read more]

OSU Night at the Oregon Symphony

OSU Night at the Oregon Symphony

Portland, April 2nd, 2016. OSU President’s Circle members and university friends came together for a swingin’ tribute to ol’ blues eyes: Frank Sinatra. Platinum-selling artist, Curtis Stigers, … [read more]

HomeWord Bound Benefit Raises Money for Affordable Housing

HomeWord Bound Benefit Raises Money for Affordable Housing

Portland, April 8th 2016. Community Partners for Affordable Housing (CPAH) held its eighteenth annual “HomeWord Bound” fundraiser at the Oregon Zoo. Award-winning, author Mitchell S. Jackson, along with Emmy-winning … [read more]

Human Solutions Raises $87,000 at "Soar with Us"

Human Solutions Raises $87,000 at “Soar with Us”

Portland, April 2nd, 2016. Human Solutions raised $87,000 at its “Soar with Us” Gala at the Melody Ballroom. At the event, Herman Colas, owner and founder of Colas … [read more]

36th Trillium Festival Draws Nature Lovers to Tryon Creek State Park

36th Trillium Festival Draws Nature Lovers to Tryon Creek State Park

Portland, April 3rd, 2016. The annual Trillium Festival, organized by The Friends of Tryon Creek State park, drew a big crowd. This year, visitors learned more about … [read more]

Oregon Ballet Theatre On Point for Next Season

Oregon Ballet Theatre On Point for Next Season

Portland, April 7th, 2016. Oregon Ballet Theatre is dubbing next year its chance to “Unleash a Season of Giants.” The 2016-2017 season, which includes a unique adaptation of … [read more]

Zoo Field Trips Get Boost From Oregon College Savings Plan

Zoo Field Trips Get Boost From Oregon College Savings Plan

Portland, 5th, 2016.  The Oregon College Savings Plan has renewed its year-round commitment to the Oregon Zoo as a signature partner and will once again be presenting … [read more]

Broadway Rose Theatre Company's Silver Soirée Sparkles

Broadway Rose Theatre Company’s Silver Soirée Sparkles

Portland, March 19, 2016. Broadway Rose Theatre Company hosted its annual fundraising gala at the New Stage Theatre in Tigard. This year’s event, entitled the Silver Soirée, … [read more]

ALS "Spring into Action" Gala Raises $350,000

ALS “Spring into Action” Gala Raises $350,000

Portland, March 12th, 2016. Over 500 supporters of the ALS Association Oregon and SW Washington converged on the Oregon Convention Center at the “Spring into Action” Gala. The … [read more]

Lift Urban Portland Draws Fans to Mission of Helping People in Northwest Neighborhoods

Lift Urban Portland Draws Fans to Mission of Helping People in Northwest Neighborhoods

Portland, April 3rd, 2016. Volunteers at the Lift Urban Portland pantry are showing off their produce while supporters celebrate a boost from a local business.  Skin by Lovely owners had … [read more]

Miracle Theatre Group Receives $187,750 in Grants to Boost Latino Arts and Culture

Miracle Theatre Group Receives $187,750 in Grants to Boost Latino Arts and Culture

Portland, April 1st, 2016. Miracle Theatre Group (aka Milagro), the Northwest’s premier Latino arts and culture organization, was awarded $187,750 in grants during the first quarter of … [read more]

The Classic Wines Auction Raises Over $3 Million for Six Charities

The Classic Wines Auction Raises Over $3 Million for Six Charities

Portland, March 5th, 2016. More than 800 wine lovers gathered at the Oregon Convention Center to drink, eat and bid at the Classic Wines Auction (CWA). The six nonprofits … [read more]

Silver Linings Luncheon Boosts Morrison Child and Family Services

Silver Linings Luncheon Boosts Morrison Child and Family Services

Portland, March 16th, 2016. Morrison Child & Family Services hosted its 3rd Annual Silver Linings Luncheon at the Sentinel Hotel in downtown Portland. More than 240 friends … [read more]

Power of the Purse Raises Money for Girls Inc.

Power of the Purse Raises Money for Girls Inc.

Portland, March 4th, 2016. Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest hosted the organization’s 11th annual Power of the Purse fundraising gala at the Hilton. The event raised … [read more]

SEMpdx SearchFest Engages Nearly 500 Attendees with New Name

SEMpdx SearchFest Engages Nearly 500 Attendees with New Name

Portland, March 10th, 2016. A record-breaking crowd of nearly 500 professionals celebrated SearchFest’s ten-year milestone and learned about the event’s new title: Engage. This year, the Northwest’s premier … [read more]

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes Raises Record $260,000

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes Raises Record $260,000

Vancouver, WA., February 27th, 2016. Northwest Association for Blind Athletes hosted the organization’s seventh annual Dinner & Auction, Go for the Gold. The event raised more than … [read more]

Camp Fire Columbia’s Biggest Talent Show to Date

Camp Fire Columbia’s Biggest Talent Show to Date

Portland, March 4th, 2016. The sixth annual Camp Fire Columbia Talent Show went “back to school.” Presented by The Standard and Bank of America, this year the … [read more]

Edison High School Benefit Raises Over $300,000

Edison High School Benefit Raises Over $300,000

Portland, March 12th, 2016. Edison High School, the only high school in Oregon and southwest Washington dedicated to students with learning differences, hosted 300 guests at the … [read more]

4th Annual CASA Bowl-a-thon Raises Over $56,000 to Provide Support for Children in Foster Care

4th Annual CASA Bowl-a-thon Raises Over $56,000 to Provide Support for Children in Foster Care

Beaverton, February 27th, 2016. CASA for Children of Multnomah, Washington, and Columbia Counties hosted the 4th Annual CASA Bowl-a thon. Recruitment manager, Susan King, held the golden … [read more]

Providence Child Center's "Heart of Gold" Benefit Raises Over $398,000

Providence Child Center’s “Heart of Gold” Benefit Raises Over $398,000

Portland, February 24th, 2016. This year’s Providence Child Center Heart of Gold Dinner was an evening full of heartwarming tributes and inspiring generosity in support of children in … [read more]

Children’s Cancer Association Raises $742,000 With TV Fund Drive

Children’s Cancer Association Raises $742,000 With TV Fund Drive

Portland, February 11th, 2016. Love was in the air as the Children’s Cancer Association (CCA) celebrated “Valentine’s Day for CCA.” Broadcasting live on 105.1. Fox 12 Meteorologists, Mark Nelsen and … [read more]

Willamette West Habitat for Humanity Honored with Bank of America's Neighborhood Builder Award

Willamette West Habitat for Humanity Honored with Bank of America’s Neighborhood Builder Award | donation

Portland, March 12th, 2016.  The Bank of America Charitable Foundation announced Willamette West Habitat for Humanity as its newest Neighborhood Builder recipient. The award combines $200,000 in … [read more]

Northwest Academy Benefit Raises Over $300,000

Northwest Academy Benefit Raises Over $300,000 | benefit

Portland, February 27th, 2016. Nearly 300 community members came together to support Northwest Academy’s scholarship fund and they donated over $300,000. Barbara Hall and Susanne Orton were guests … [read more]

Lifestyle, Fundraisers & News

Gary & Christine Rood Donate 12-Million for OHSU Family Guest House
8th Annual Work Connections Benefit Boosts Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center
Fiesta of Hope Raises $118,000 for Adelante Mujeres
Social Media Brings Queens and Presidents to Your Fingertips
Guests Revisit "School Daze" at Assistance League Benefit
Evergreen Consulting Group “gives back” to Friends of the Children
Oregon Ballet Theatre On Point for Next Season