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Want to Celebrate Portland's Best Nonprofits with the City's Movers and Shakers?

Portland Monthly's annual Light a Fire awards party is back on October 20!

  • Published 09/25/2015
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A Local Nonprofit Offers Health Products to Families in Need

Live. Treat. Heal. Repeat.'s mission? Bringing deodorant, toothpaste, feminine hygiene products, and other basic staples to those reliant on SNAP, the nutritional assistance program that doesn't cover these essential goods.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 08/31/2015
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The 411 on 211: Connecting Locals with Life-Saving Mental Health Services

National Mental Health Awareness Day is May 7, so we took some time to speak to an incredible nonprofit serving Oregonians and Washingtonians in need.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 05/05/2015
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Tickets Are Now Available for Generocity, Portland's First Nonprofit Cocktail Party

One night to learn, celebrate, and connect with nonprofits that are changing the world locally and globally!

  • Published 04/08/2015
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How Do You Save an Important Oregon Watershed?

A community restoration program has planted more than 4.5 million trees in the last decade…and they’re not stopping anytime soon.

  • By Larisa Owechko
  • Published 04/06/2015
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Inside New Non-Profit Ex Novo Brewing Company

Following the footsteps of Portland’s first non-profit pub (the Oregon Public House) Ex Novo intends to brew its Lagers and IPAs for a good cause.

  • By Anna Loh
  • Published 09/18/2014
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Sharing Portland’s Food Supply

The story behind the tiny nonprofit Urban Gleaners, one woman's mission to share the city's excess food.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 07/01/2014
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Will Phil Knight's Cancer Challenge Hurt Oregon Charities?

Local nonprofits are pursuing huge fundraising goals. Will they all make the finish line?

  • By Nena Baker
  • Published 06/02/2014
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Deadline Extended for Light A Fire Nominations: July 9

Who do you think is raising the bar in our city? Nominate organizations and individuals for Portland Monthly’s annual nonprofit awards.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 06/27/2013
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Portland Monthly | Events

Light A Fire Awards Dinner 2012

Help us celebrate 14 nonprofit individuals and organizations at our 2012 Light A Fire Awards Dinner.

  • Published 08/25/2012
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