Events
Larry King Supports Lake Oswego's Park Academy Programs for Dyslexic Students

Larry King Supports Lake Oswego’s Park Academy Programs for Dyslexic Students

Lake Oswego, June 25th, 2015. Park Academy hosted its first ever benefit featuring a lighthearted talk with Larry King. School Founder, Piper Park, had a chance to pose with … [read more]

Partnership Brings Love of Gardening to Kids on the Rise

Partnership Brings Love of Gardening to Kids on the Rise

Portland, July 24th, 2015. What could be better than helping children “dig” gardening? That was the goal at a special event: “Seed for Today, Root for Tomorrow: Dennis’ … [read more]

Mt. Hood Kiwanis Camp Empowers children and Adults With Disabilities.

Mt. Hood Kiwanis Camp Empowers children and Adults With Disabilities.

Government Camp, July 24th, 2015. Summer is in full swing at Mt Hood Kiwans Camp. For over 80 years, MHKC has partnered with the U.S. Forest Service … [read more]

Oregon International Airshow Reaches New Heights for Local Nonprofits

Oregon International Airshow Reaches New Heights for Local Nonprofits

Hillsboro, July 18th, 2015. With record-breaking sell-out crowds, the Oregon International Airshow soared into the metro area for a hot July weekend. Net proceeds from the event are … [read more]

Portland Highland Games Preserve Traditional Scottish Culture

Portland Highland Games Preserve Traditional Scottish Culture

Gresham, July 18th, 2015. Thousands did as they were told and, “grabbed a pint and a banger” at the Portland Highland Games. The purpose of the nonprofit games is … [read more]

The 20th Annual Yoshida's Sand in the City Raises $120,000 for Kids

The 20th Annual Yoshida’s Sand in the City Raises $120,000 for Kids

Portland, July 17th, 2015. Twelve corporate teams competed in the sand sculpture competition and Team Nike/Camp Rosenbaum  came out on top with its “Active Kids, Active Minds” creation. Judges … [read more]

Tucker Maxon's School Auction Keep Boosting Programs for the Deaf

Tucker Maxon’s School Auction Keep Boosting Programs for the Deaf

Portland, July 11th, 2015. Summer is the time that the generous supporters who bought items at Tucker-Maxon Elementary School auction enjoyed their purchases. For example, one donation brought … [read more]

Heart of Doernbecher Gala Raises Record $1.1 Million to Help Meet Knight's Billion Dollar Challenge

Heart of Doernbecher Gala Raises Record $1.1 Million to Help Meet Knight’s Billion Dollar Challenge

Portland, June 25th, 2015.  It took a village (and events like the Heart of Doernbecher ) to raise the needed $500 million dollars in matching funds to meet the  $1 billion … [read more]

The American Diabetes Association Raises Over $300,000 at 3rd Annual Father of the Year awards

The American Diabetes Association Raises Over $300,000 at 3rd Annual Father of the Year awards

Portland, June 10th 2015. The American Diabetes Association and Father’s Day Council of Oregon and Southwest Washington honored three outstanding Portland business leaders at the third annual Father … [read more]

17th annual "JAW: A Playwrights Festival" Kicks off Free Performances July 23rd

17th annual “JAW: A Playwrights Festival” Kicks off Free Performances July 23rd

Portland, JULY 11th, 2015. Portland Center Stage’s Playwrighting Festival features free staged readings and a host of performances and artists labs. JAW is Portland’s chance to digest … [read more]

Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival Top Benefit for Oregon Food Bank

Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival Top Benefit for Oregon Food Bank

Portland, July 2nd, 2015. With over 100 performances over four days, the 28th annual Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival, presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union, took over Tom McCall … [read more]

Metropolitan Family Service, Growing Gardens and Urban Gleaners offer Summer Help to the Hungry

Metropolitan Family Service, Growing Gardens and Urban Gleaners offer Summer Help to the Hungry

Portland, July 2nd, 2015.  Nonprofit organizations across the region are working hard this summer to take advantage of the abundance of fresh Northwest produce. Ben Root, the Metropolitan Family … [read more]

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Celebrates 80 Years of Excellence

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Celebrates 80 Years of Excellence

Ashland, July 2nd, 2015. Founded in 1935, the Tony Award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF) is among the oldest and largest professional non-profit theatres in the nation and … [read more]

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 Corks & Forks Caters to Foodies

Sold-Out Classic Wines Auction’s Corks & Forks 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]

Lifestyle, Fundraisers & News

Cedar Sinai Park Breaking Ground on $33 Million Construction Project
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