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From manufacturers to microbrewers, creative services to coffee carts, and bike shops to bookstores, Portland’s neighborhood business districts serve the diverse residents that call our city home.

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Venture Portland

Venture Portland means business. Since 1986 Venture Portland has invested in the smart, strategic growth of Portland’s unique neighborhood business districts.

Through grant funds, trainings, and technical assistance the organization serves Portland’s diverse and dynamic business districts. Comprised of a majority of the city’s businesses and nearly half of its jobs – playing a vital role in Portland’s economic prosperity.

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Upcoming Events

Attend our Rose Festival Info Session on 4/21 and learn how to participate in this year’s Porch Parade and drive traffic to your business during the Rose Festival Learn More>>

Hillsdale Farmers Ma...

April 18, 2021
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Lloyd District Farme...

April 20, 2021
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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          Spring is springing, so it’s no surprise that April 14th is National Gardening Day! Getting outside to enjoy our gardens and … Keep Reading ››

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