Entries by Amber Faist

Vendors Needed for Beaverton’s Night Market!

LAST CHANCE to Apply for 2018 Beaverton Night Markets Applications are due this FRIDAY for this year’s summer markets, to be held on July 21 and August 11 at the Round (12725 SW Millikan Way). We are seeking vendors who sell food, crafts, art or other products that represent world cultures. It is not necessary to be an established business; […]

Program Director Job Opening for Confluence Environmental Center

POSITION: Program Director LOCATION: 5441 SE Belmont Street, Suite 25, Portland, Oregon (office located on 3rd floor) REPORTS TO: Executive Director SUPERVISES: Two AmeriCorps staff HOURS: Full-time, permanent WEBSITE: Confluence Environmental Center www.confluencecenter.org CONFLUENCE AMERICORPS: The Confluence Environmental Center’s AmeriCorps Program, launched in 2011, builds environmental equity in the Portland area by partnering with schools, […]

The 13th Annual Dancing in the Square Powwow

It is with great pleasure to announce this year’s Dancing in the Square Powwow! The 13th Annual Indian Day Celebration will be held at the Pioneer Courthouse Square, downtown Portland, OR, Friday September 7, 2018. The event will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. For additional information please visit: www.npaihb.org If interested in sponsoring […]

City Club of Portland May Events

PORTLAND’S CIVIC CALENDAR Up for Debate: Multnomah County Auditor Sentinel Hotel May 4, 12:00 p.m. The Multnomah County Auditor’s race is an open seat with three experienced auditors vying for the position. Join City Club to hear from the three contenders—Scott Learn, Jennifer McGuirk, and Mark Ulanowicz. Policing Portland: A Conversation with Chief Outlaw Sentinel […]

USDA Seeks Applications for Rural Community Development Grants

USDA Seeks Applications for Rural Community Development Grants The deadline to apply is June 25, 2018 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 […]

Attend the OAME Annual Luncheon and Trade Show May 10th

May 10th  OAME Annual Luncheon and Trade Show Date: 5/10/2018 Time: 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM EVENT LOCATION: Oregon Convention Center 777 N.E. MLK Jr. Blvd. Hall “D” Portland, OR 97232 Phone: 503-249-7744 Event Description:  The Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs is presenting its 30th Annual Luncheon and Trade Show.  Over 130 small and large business exhibitors will be […]

Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI) Office Specialist 2 (BOLI Reception – Bilingual Spanish)

The Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI) is dedicated to protecting the rights of workers and citizens to equal, non-discriminatory treatment through the enforcement of anti-discrimination laws that apply to workplaces, housing and public accommodations.  This Office Specialist 2 (BOLI Reception – Bilingual Spanish) position is with the Wage and Hour Division which administers and enforces […]

Regional Infrastructure Fund Applications

Yesterday, Business Oregon and the Governor’s Regional Solutions Program officially opened a request for applications to the Regional Infrastructure Fund (RIF). This fund is one of the tools used to support economic and community development by providing grants and loans to local governments for Regional Solutions capital construction projects. Business Oregon administers the fund. During the […]

Craft 3 Hiring for an Indian Country Regional Strategist

Date: March 2018 Job Title: Indian Country Regional Strategist Reports To: Chief Lending and Credit Officer Location: All Craft3 Office Locations: WA and OR FLSA Status: Exempt Grade: 11 – 15   CRAFT3 BACKGROUND Craft3 is a non-profit Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) with a mission to strengthen economic, ecological and family resilience in Pacific […]