Workshops & Events
New and returning neighborhood association board members – join us for a lively and interactive training on board service. Learn skills to improve the effectiveness of your neighborhood association. Be more effective as a board member. Topics will include an overview of Portland’s community involvement system, SE Uplift’s information sharing and advocacy models, board roles, responsibilities, and regulations, and solutions to common neighborhood association challenges. Happy Birthday messages for friends… Read More »Building Leaders, Building your Board: Neighborhood Board Member Orientation
SE Uplift invites ordinary Portlanders like you to shape and create your neighborhood by applying for a Neighborhood Small Grant. Through this grant you can tap into your creativity and leadership to develop projects that improve your community. Join us at one of our grant workshops to learn how!
Hear from local grantmakers, enjoy a burger and a beer, and meet other Portland grantee hopefuls! With representatives from five local funders, you’re sure to find a funding opportunity that’s just perfect for your project. At the very least, you’ll leave inspired and ready to move an idea forward in your community. Sorry – we’ve reached capacity for this workshop! Please consider joining us for an upcoming Neighborhood Small Grants Workshop… Read More »Grant Smorgasbord
Learn from local experts about affordable infill housing solutions. To foster affordable, great neighborhoods it is going to take a wide variety of living options. Join your neighbors at the community table for local treats and conversation.