Events
Supreme Court Decision Brings Joy to Oregon United for Marriage & Basic Rights Oregon

Supreme Court Decision Brings Joy to Oregon United for Marriage & Basic Rights Oregon

Portland, June 26th, 2015. The rainbow flag graced the facade of Portland’s City Hall to mark the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling granting same sex couples the right … [read more]

52nd Annual Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is on the Fringe

52nd Annual Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is on the Fringe

Lake Oswego, June 27th, 2015. Organizers ordered extra tents for shade, water stations and a spritzer to help people stay cool at the Festival of the Arts … [read more]

Sold-Out Classic Wines Auction’s Forks & Corks Caters to Foodies

Sold-Out Classic Wines Auction’s Forks & Corks Caters to Foodies

Portland, June 11th, 2015. Corks + Forks is an annual urban wine tasting event presented by the Classic Wines Auction. It’s designed for young professionals, wine enthusiasts and foodies. This … [read more]

The Young People's Theatre Project Raises Funds to Bring the Arts to All Kids

The Young People’s Theatre Project Raises Funds to Bring the Arts to All Kids

Portland, June 20th, 2015. Summer is the time to make a splash with the The Young People’s Theatre Project, (or YPTP) Performing Arts Camp. The nonprofit offers theater … [read more]

St. Mary’s Academy Forum Draws Top Portland Business Leaders

St. Mary’s Academy Forum Draws Top Portland Business Leaders

Portland, May 18th, 2015. St. Mary’s Academy hosted a unique forum that called on experts in education, business, technology and development to help enrich the school’s vision … [read more]

Portland Parks & Recreation Free Movies in the Park, Concerts and More!

Portland Parks & Recreation Free Movies in the Park, Concerts and More!

Portland, June 21st, 2015. One of the terrific aspects of summertime in Portland is the long list of free outdoor concerts and movies scheduled though the City … [read more]

Flawless Foundation Benefit Raises Awareness about Brain-Based Behavioral Challenges

Flawless Foundation Benefit Raises Awareness about Brain-Based Behavioral Challenges

Portland, May 17th, 2015. Flawless Foundation board member Sheila Hamilton hosted a private event in her home to benefit the work of the foundation. She’s pictured with Ron … [read more]

Broadway Rose Theatre’s Hootenanny Raises $83,000 for Musical Theater

Broadway Rose Theatre’s Hootenanny Raises $83,000 for Musical Theater

Portland, May 29th, 2015. Broadway Rose Theatre hosted this year’s annual fundraising gala with a Western sensibility. More than 110 cowpokes, including gala committee chair and Broadway Rose … [read more]

Vision Action Network Honors The Washington County Mental Health Response Team

Vision Action Network Honors The Washington County Mental Health Response Team

Hillsboro, June 4, 2015. The Vision Action Network VAN is a nonprofit striving to be a catalyst for positive change in Washington County. VAN convenes diverse stakeholders from government, business … [read more]

Providence’s 17th Annual “Creating Hope for Cancer Patients Luncheon” Lifts Spirits

Providence’s 17th Annual “Creating Hope for Cancer Patients Luncheon” Lifts Spirits

Portland, May 23rd, 2015. Humor and hope made for a winning combination at Providence’s 17th annual “Creating Hope for Cancer Patients Luncheon” which also marked the start … [read more]

Morrison Child & Family Services Silver Linings Luncheon Draws 260

Morrison Child & Family Services Silver Linings Luncheon Draws 260

Portland, May 20th, 2015. Morrison Child & Family Services hosted their 2nd Annual Silver Linings Luncheon at the Sentinel Hotel in downtown Portland. More than 260 friends … [read more]

Oregon Food Bank Appreciates Donors

Oregon Food Bank Appreciates Donors

Portland, May 6th, 2015. Oregon Food Bank honored its generous supporters during a special Donor Appreciation Evening at the Hotel deLuxe. Guests learned more about the people … [read more]

Dress for Success Oregon Celebrates with 484 Supporters

Dress for Success Oregon Celebrates with 484 Supporters

Portland, April 17, 2015. At the Portland Art Museum ‘s Kridel Ballroom, 484 generous attendees raised over $297,000 for Dress for Success Oregon. The nonprofit is a … [read more]

Oregon Episcopal School Launches $16.5 Million Dollar Building Project

Oregon Episcopal School Launches $16.5 Million Dollar Building Project

Portland, May 29th, 2015. In front of a large crowd of students, parents, employees, alumni, and community members, Oregon Episcopal School (OES) broke ground on its new … [read more]

Young Musicians & Artists Mark 50 Years With a Bang

Young Musicians & Artists Mark 50 Years With a Bang

Portland, May 15th, 2015. Young Musicians & Artists (YMA) celebrated 50 years of outstanding arts education programming with a Gala and auction event where  members of the … [read more]

KPTV Fox12 Telethon Supports Military Crisis Lines at Lines for Life

KPTV Fox12 Telethon Supports Military Crisis Lines at Lines for Life

Portland, May 21st, 2015. Thousands of TV views marked the Memorial Day weekend by supporting services to vets. Thanks to the generosity of KPTV’s audience and the … [read more]

The Dougy Center’s Annual Reflection Benefit Raises over $500,000

The Dougy Center’s Annual Reflection Benefit Raises over $500,000

Portland, May 9th, 2015. Reflection, The Dougy Center’s Annual Benefit at the Portland Art Museum exceeded expectations and drew 400 happy fans. Funds raised support the unique program … [read more]

Power of One is Sizable for Impact NW

Power of One is Sizable for Impact NW

Portland, May 19, 2015. Impact NW hosted the sixth annual Power of One Luncheon, celebrating the work made possible by individuals, businesses and organizations who supported Impact … [read more]

Oregon Zoo Kicks off Summer with Free Admission for Military Personnel and Families on Memorial Day

Oregon Zoo Kicks off Summer with Free Admission for Military Personnel and Families on Memorial Day

Portland, May 22nd, 2015. The Oregon Zoo is ready to welcome summer, with longer hours and a host of seasonal special events. Beginning Saturday, May 23, zoo … [read more]

Neighborhood House Celebrates a Century Plus 10 Years of Service to the Portland Community

Neighborhood House Celebrates a Century Plus 10 Years of Service to the Portland Community

Portland, May 9th, 2015.  Neighborhood House hosted a very special 110th anniversary celebration at its annual Fête Locale  fundraiser  at the Multnomah Athletic Club.  The festivities, featuring … [read more]

Friends of the Children Raises $1.8 million to Help Kids

Friends of the Children Raises $1.8 million to Help Kids

Portland, May 14th, 2015. Friends of the Children is celebrating one of its most successful fundraising efforts after raising $1.8 million at “Friend Raiser”, the annual signature charity auction event. … [read more]

Rockin’, Rollin’ Fifty and Fabulous Guests Raise over $120,000

Rockin’, Rollin’ Fifty and Fabulous Guests Raise over $120,000

Portland, April 11th, 2015. Member volunteers at Assistance League® of Greater Portland have a five decade tradition of combining fun, friendship and community service. A “fun-raising” party … [read more]

“We are Family” Draws 250 Supporters for Central City Concern

“We are Family” Draws 250 Supporters for Central City Concern

Portland, May 6th, 2015. Central City Concern’s annual “We are Family” event raised approximately $70,000 to help local women and children. The funds are earmarked for Central City … [read more]

Volunteers of America Honor President Emeritus of University of Portland

Volunteers of America Honor President Emeritus of University of Portland

Portland, May 8th, 2015. Reverend William Beauchamp, President Emeritus of the University of Portland, received Volunteers of America Oregon’s highest award, the DePreist Award for Excellence. Fr … [read more]

OMSI Auction Celebrates Pioneering Science Programs and Raises Over $713,000

OMSI Auction Celebrates Pioneering Science Programs and Raises Over $713,000

Portland, May 1st, 2015. The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) hosted its 2015 gala and hundreds of supporters celebrated the pioneering programs of Northwest innovators. … [read more]

About Meals on Wheels People Raise Over $510,000

About Meals on Wheels People Raise Over $510,000

Portland, April 30th, 2015. Supporters and volunteers of Meals on Wheels People donated enough funds in just one hour to provide nearly 70,000 hot meals to seniors … [read more]

"Swing into Spring" Benefits The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center

“Swing into Spring” Benefits The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center

Portland, April 18th, 2015. The fifth annual Swing into Spring Fundraiser was held at Riverside Golf and Country Club.  The 175 guests gathered to support The Northwest Catholic … [read more]

Community Action's 50th Anniversary Marks Decades of Serving Low-income Families

Community Action’s 50th Anniversary Marks Decades of Serving Low-income Families

Hillsboro, April 30th, 2015. Community Action of Washington County held its 50th Anniversary Gala and Indira Yagle, a former Community Action client, showed off her Build-A-Bear to be … [read more]

425 Supporters Gather for P:earblossom's 2015 Benefit

425 Supporters Gather for P:earblossom’s 2015 Benefit

Portland, April 25th, 2015. The annual fundraiser called p:earblossoms 2015 “perspectives” raised $234,000 to to support p:ear’s unique mentoring programs for homeless youth. Performers Laura Gibson, Linda Austion and … [read more]

William Temple House Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

William Temple House Celebrates its 50th Anniversary

Portland, May 2nd, 2015. William Temple House celebrated its 50th Anniversary in style. Since 1965, William Temple House has been providing low-cost/no-cost mental health counseling and emergency social … [read more]

Lifestyle, Fundraisers & News

June 1st is Deadline for Nike Employee Grant Applications
Portland Duck Lovers Hang Tough in Championship Form
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