NORTHWEST USA LOCAL NONPROFIT NEWSadmin2022-05-19T16:29:17-07:00
Washington | Oregon’s Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Sunday - October 2
The latest local Seattle/Tacoma/Portland/Spokane area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!
OPENING 10/29: “Dakota Modern: The Art of Oscar Howe” focuses on one of the 20th century’s most innovative painters. Howe (1915–1983) was committed to his Yanktonai Dakota culture & proved that art could be modern & embedded in Očhéthi Šakówiŋ culture. Co-org w/ @smithsoniannmai.
Volunteers needed! Enjoy the cooler weather in our community garden as we bring in our harvests and prepare for the changing season! No experience necessary and we’ve got the tools!
Questions? Contact NAYA Health Equity Program Manager at: NatalynB@nayapdx.org.
TONIGHT at the Paramount Theatre at 7 PM: Alan White: Celebrating his Life & Music! Featuring many musical special guests, including members of YES and WHITE, and hosted by Bob Rivers, the evening's proceeds will benefit WhyHunger 🖤 #STGPresents
An arrowhead with remnants of goat blood linked these items with the Upper Skagit tribe, whose ancestors had a village named for goat hunting. "It's a good day for the Upper #Skagit people," the tribe's Scott Schuyler said of the transfer of ownership.
While Vonnie Gaither waited for takeoff, her heart stopped. Flight attendants came to her rescue. For 15 years, she's reached out to the flight attendant who performed CPR and enabled her to celebrate another milestone. Here's her Story From The Heart: http://spr.ly/6014MbRE6
#OnthisDay in 1800, rebellion leader and freedom fighter, Nat Turner was born into slavery in Southampton County, Virginia. His legacy lives on today with his greatx3 grandson, Bruce Turner who will join us on November 11th for our Descendants Series.
❤️ The Center for Indigenous Midwifery is helping thousands of people connect with culturally centered care & wellness for pregnancy & birth. In 2021 alone, the center hosted more than 100 events & served thousands of people! Read more:
It's great to see the Oregon Health Plan prioritize continuity of care for children and young adults and include food and housing support for medicare members. It's a clear step towards eliminating health inequities.
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