Regional Arts & Culture Council – Craft Opportunity


Indian Craft Shop ( at the US Dept. of the Interior (DOI) is seeking Native American art from the Pacific Northwest primarily to sell work in the store at the DOI building. (Note this is different than the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian.)

Native artists from the Pacific NW interested in displaying and selling their work in the DOI. Please call202-208-1135 or email

Procurement Services directory

Procurement Services is part of the Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services within the Office of Management and Finance.  Procurement Services is responsible for making sure the procurement process is fair, efficient, effective and accountable to everyone.

In July 2015, the National Procurement Institute awarded the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement (AEP) Award to the City of Portland, Procurement Services. In receiving the award, the City demonstrated excellence by obtaining a high score based on standardized criteria; the City of Portland is one of only 65 cities in the United States and Canada to receive the 2015 award. Procurement Services has earned the AEP award a total of ten times and consecutively over the past five years.

Office Hours: M-F 8am to 5pm  |  Closed most federal holidays  |  Procurement Services directory

Bids Pending Report 4-4-16

OAME 28th Annual Luncheon and Trade Show

OAME 28th Annual Luncheon and Trade Show
Date: 5/5/2016
Time: 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM

Oregon Convention Center
777 N.E. MLK Jr. Blvd.
Hall A & A1
Portland, OR 97232


Event Description:

The Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs is presenting its 28th Annual Luncheon and Trade Show.

Over 130 small and large business exhibitors will be under one roof to help you network your business.

State, county and federal government agencies also attend the event to find opportunities with small business.

Luncheon runs from 12pm-1:30,iIndividual luncheon tickets are $85.00

Tradeshow admission is free and runs 10am-12pm, 1:30-3pm

Sigma Chi Youth Movement Scholarship

Sigma Chi Youth Movement Scholarship will be awarding two $1250 scholarships to high school seniors of Native American or Aboriginal descent this year.

Our event is Friday, April 22nd, at the University of Oregon, where the winners will be invited to participate as team leaders for the middle school participants, and will be awarded their scholarship at the closing ceremonies.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact:

Dustin Valdez

Executive Coordinator- Youth Movement 2016

Email: or

Phone: 315-222-3366

YM Scholarship Application



A unique conference that shares knowledge, skills and ideas for implementing the new state-based investing laws, in order to strengthen our local economies.

Join us April 26-28, 2016 in Portland, OR for ComCap:16! Registration is open

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ONAC March Networking Luncheon 2016

Upcoming ONAC Event: 2016 March Networking Luncheon
Wednesday March 30, 2016 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Metro – Council Chambers 600 NE Grand Ave.


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Register for the Webinar: Procurement Opportunities – Sustainable Buildings with GSA

On Thursday, March 10th join the Minority Business Development Agency for a free access to contracts webinar with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). Managing over 9,600 federal assets, GSA leads the way in sustainable building design and construction.

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Scholarships for Native American Students

Greetings! The Oregon Community Foundation annually awards over $9.7 million in scholarships to Oregon students through our statewide scholarship program.  Two of these scholarship programs are designated for Native American students.

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Small Business Open House

Small Business Open House

Metro Procurement Services & Multnomah County Purchasing

Tuesday, February 23 2016, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM [PST]

777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland, OR, United States

Want to talk about your business? Show us what you’ve got? Come mingle with Metro and Multnomah County staff at an afternoon Open House to learn about Metro activities and contracting opportunities. We have invited staff from around both agencies to present the activities and opportunities across departments.

You will learn:

  • How to do business with Metro and Multnomah County
  • How to register as an Oregon State Certified Small Business
  • What various departments in both agencies are tasked with
  • What kinds of contracts various departments are soliciting and the kinds of contracts they typically award
  • Current and upcoming opportunities


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