Entries by Amber Faist

Alternative Debt Financing Event on July 10th in Portland

Alternative Debt Financing Event on July 10th  Join us and speakers from Prosper Portland and Goodman Capital Finance as we discuss new and different debt financing options that can help grow your business or meet your current business growth needs. From forgivable loans, invoice factoring, and working captial grants, learn what options are right for your business while networking with […]

ICWA Active Efforts Specialist job opening

Oregon job opportunities Social Service Specialist 1 – ICWA Active Efforts Specialist – Newport Newport / 4th Street – DHS Initial Posting Date: 06/27/2019Application Deadline: 07/25/2019Agency: Department of Human ServicesSalary Range: $3,664 – $5,339Position Type: EmployeePosition Title: Social Service Specialist 1 – ICWA Active Efforts Specialist – NewportJob Description: Social Service Specialist 1 – ICWA […]

Please join!!! Governor’s Marketplace Statewide Editions throughout Oregon!

 About Governor’s Marketplace Statewide Editions What is the Governor’s Marketplace? The Governor’s Marketplace is where state, federal and local agencies and organizations gather to connect with business owners.  The purpose of this is to bring awareness of public contracting opportunities and to arm Oregon businesses with free or low-cost resources and services to help them […]

Transportation as Liberation

Photo credit Ian J Whitmore Transportation as Liberation 5:30-7:30pm Tuesday, April 9, 2019 Get ready to be informed and inspired during BBPDX’s 2019 transportation event taking place this year during Portland Design Week! The evening will be a mix of networking, food, drink, interactive engagement, and a panel of transportation leaders including: Adam Davis, Executive Director of Oregon Humanities, Moderator Jillian Detweiler, Executive […]

Scholarship Opportunity – UW Minority Business Executive Program

Multnomah County, in partnership with Mackenzie, will sponsor a deserving COBID Certified Firm to the University of Washington, Foster School of Business, Minority Business Executive Program (MBEP). The Minority Business Executive Program is a one-week residential program that takes place annually on campus at the University of Washington. The intensive curriculum grows business leaders from […]

USDA Seeks Applications to Spur Economic Development in Rural Communities

The deadline to apply is June 5 (online applications) and June 10 (paper applications) The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is accepting applications for grants to support economic development in rural communities. The grants are being made available through USDA’s Rural Community Development Initiative (RCDI) Program in order to strengthen the rural economy. The grants are […]

USDA Seeks Applications for Grants to Support Household Water Well Systems

The deadline to apply is May 27, 2019 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is seeking applications for grants to support household water well systems in rural areas. USDA’s Household Water Well System Grants are not provided directly to individuals. Instead, qualified private nonprofits will use the grants to establish lending programs to help homeowners […]

USDA is Seeking Applications for Technology Grants to Expand Access to Healthcare and Education in Rural Areas

The deadline to apply is May 15, 2019 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is accepting applications for grants to use broadband technology to improve access to healthcare and educational services in rural communities. Rural Development will award grants ranging from $50,000 to $500,000 through its Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program. The […]

Request for Proposals: 2019-2020 AmeriCorps VISTA Partnership

The Mercy Corps Northwest VISTA Program is currently recruiting organizations that are interested in hosting an AmeriCorps VISTA member for the service year of August 2019- August 2020. VISTA members build the capacity of organizations, delivering new innovations to end poverty in Oregon. We hope to recruit between seven and nine organizations for this cohort. Our RFP is now open […]

OCF Scholarships for Native American Students

The Oregon Community Foundation annually awards over $9.9 million in scholarships to Oregon students through our statewide scholarship program.  Two of these scholarship programs are targeted specifically to Native American students. VERL AND DOROTHY MILLER NATIVE AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP Eligible students include Native American residents of Oregon attending or planning to attend an accredited school in Oregon […]