Entries by Amber Faist

USDA Announces Community Connect Grant Program. Deadline: April 15, 2018

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development announced it is accepting FY 2019 applications for the Community Connect Grant Program. The Community Connect program helps rural communities extend access where broadband service is least likely to be commercially available, but where it can make a tremendous difference in the quality of life for people and […]

City of Portland Job Openings for the Week of February 4, 2019

  Openings for the Week of February 4, 2019   New Opportunities: (Click this link to view all open positions)   Audit Supervisor (Supervisor II) – Closing Date: 2/22/19    Development Supervisor II – Closing Date: 2/18/19    Payroll Specialist (Administrative Specialist III) – Closing Date: 2/15/19    Police Identification Technician Trainee – Closing Date: 2/15/19 or once 100 applications have been received, whichever […]

RACC announces a more equitable funding plan for arts organizations in Portland

>> A major funder of arts and culture responds to existing disparities with a progressive investment model (Portland, Ore.) – The Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC), one of the city’s largest arts funders, is announcing significant changes to the way it invests in more than 50 arts and culture organizations in Portland.  To address […]

Human Resources Manager Job Announcement with The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Tribe

SUMMARY Manage employee relations programs and systems that ensure fair and consistent treatment of all employees in order to attract and retain a productive workforce. PRINCIPAL ACTIVITIES & RESPONSIBILITIES  Work closely with managers to ensure each develops a positive work-place culture committed to employee development and retention through best practices of coaching and motivation, […]

AIANTA Hospitality and Tourism Scholarship

At AIANTA, we understand the value of starting from the source—tribes in tourism—to develop a sustainable hospitality industry and to foster growth. We work hard to provide educational resources, training and technical assistance to our members, partners and friends. AIANTA is proud to offer the Hospitality and Tourism Scholarship, established to provide American Indian, Alaska […]

Scholarship opportunity for American Indian and Alaska Native graduate students in education

Steven R. Nelson Native Educator Scholarship Program Supporting Native Graduate Students in Education Camille Wynecoop – the 2018 Steven R. Nelson Native Educator Scholarship recipient Education Northwest has had the honor of working with many Native educators, students, families, and community members throughout our 51-year history. These partnerships reflect a core value of our organization—the […]

2019 NASDA FOUNDATION WOMEN’S FARM TO FOOD COMPETITION

Welcome to the 2019 NASDA Foundation Women’s Farm to Food Competition. The Farm to Food competition is dedicated to fostering growth among women entrepreneurs with food and beverage businesses in Oregon and Washington. Women entrepreneurs compete for a total of $40,000 to help launch, grow or scale their businesses. To apply for the 2019 competition, complete the […]

Save the date: Say Hey! on February 21

Join us at Say Hey! in February! This upcoming program is generously hosted by our member, NW Natural. Don’t miss it- this is an amazing chance to network and welcome professionals of color who have newly moved to this region. Registration to come in January! Are you an Honoree?  If you are a person of color who moved […]

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR- OCF

OREGON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION, THE, PORTLAND, EUGENE, BEND JOB – NON-PROFIT POST DATE: 12/03/2018 CLOSE DATE: 12/18/2018 Background: Since 1973 The Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) has pursued a mission to improve lives for all Oregonians through the power of philanthropy. We work with individuals, families, businesses and organizations to create charitable funds that support the community […]