Chamber & Community News…
Social Venture Partners is currently recruiting for a Director of Learning & Equity and would like to post the opportunity on your job board. Please see the following link for more details about the organization and position.http://www.
Please join the Port of Portland and its consultant, Colette Holt & Associates, for a Public Informational Meeting about the Port of Portland’s Disparity Study. The purpose of the study is to ensure that disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE), airport concession disadvantaged business enterprise (ACDBE), and minority, women, service disabled veteran and emerging small businesses (MWVESB) have equal access to contracting opportunities. In an effort to ensure every opportunity for public participation in the conduct of this study, the Port of Portland will be hosting a Study Informational Meeting on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
Nixyaawii Chamber Luncheon
Wednesday May 31 @ 11:30-1:00
Tamastslikt Cultural Institute
Professor Robert J. Miller
Please RSVP to the NIXYAAWII Chamber’s May Luncheon
Tamastslikt cultural institute is graciously hosting this event and the kinship cafe is providing a delicious lunch!
Member fee of $15 and non – member fee of $17.
OAME 29th Annual Luncheon and Trade Show
Time: 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM
Oregon Convention Center
777 N.E. MLK Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97232
The Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs is presenting its 29th 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
May 10th OAME MWESB Summit and Reception
Time: 3:00 PM TO 6:00 PM
Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs
731 N. Hayden Meadows Dr.
Large Conference Room
Portland, OR 97217
OAME (Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs) will kick off its trade show season with our first event of the week.
Join other businesses throughout the State of Oregon and Washington as we congregate, get to meet each other and discuss “What is Working” and “What is Not Working.”
FREE and open to the public.
3pm-4:30pm MWESB Summit
4:30pm-6pm Reception with appetizers and no-host bar
Date: April 24, 2017
Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Metro Regional Center Council Chamber Room 600 NE Grand Ave. Portland, OR 97232
Professional service businesses are invited to attend this free workshop. This workshop will prepare you for future contracting opportunities with Metro. Learn about doing business with Metro and how to respond to RFPs. Work with staff from the State of Oregon to register for ORPIN and COBID (Formally Minority, Women owned Small Emergent Businesses) certification. Attendees are eligible for 2 free hours of one on one proposal writing assistance.
Bonus! The best way to grow your business is building relationships! Join us for a no-host Happy Hour immediately following this Proposal Workshop. Networking with fellow participants and members of the Metro team.
Happy Hour Venue: Spirit of 77: 500 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97232 http://www.spiritof77bar.com/
Oregon Native American Chamber
4445 SW Barbur Blvd, STE. 102
Portland, OR 97239