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Announcing Venture Portland’s 2019-2020 Training and Interest Group Calendars

Summer is winding down but we are just getting started here at Venture Portland! We are excited to announce our 2019-2020 lineup of capacity building … Keep Reading ››

District Spotlight: St. Johns

Few districts in Portland have preserved their pioneer spirit as well as St. Johns, located in the city’s northernmost tip. What began in 1844 as … Keep Reading ››

Portland Celebrates Small – National Small Business Week May 5-11

98% of Portland’s 19,200 neighborhood businesses have 5 or fewer employees but provide more than 270,000 jobs. These small businesses create and keep more local … Keep Reading ››

Venture Portland Awards $29,000 to Neighborhood Business Districts for Spring and Summer Activities

This week, Venture Portland awarded $29,000 to fund 9 Spring/Summer Grant Projects in Portland’s neighborhood business districts citywide. Projects range from family-friendly events to shopping … Keep Reading ››

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