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Event: Rescheduled: Energy Efficient Orientation for Minority Contractors

Energy Trust of Oregon Energy Efficient Orientation for Minority Contractors hosted by the National Association of Minority Contractors.

Event: ONAC Virtual Networking Luncheon

Oregon Native American Chamber virtual networking luncheon with Guest Speakers Gary and Carmen Davis.

Event: 2020 Hispanice Heritage Celebration

The Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber's 26th Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration with Silent Auction to raise funds for the Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber Programs.

Event: Job Order Contracting Information Session

Contracting Sesson for upcoming Request for Proposals for qualified firms specializing general contracting, roofing, and MEP.

Event: Noche Bella - Beautiful Night

Evening of celebration with nuestra gente and fundraising for Latino Network.

Event: Metro office hours : Learn how to do business with Metro!

Get Free 1:1 guidance from Metro procurement staff on how to do business with Metro

Event: Staying Safe in the Workplace, Defeating a Pandemic

With operating a business amidst a pandemic in mind, next Thursday's PACCO Virtual Series features speakers from the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health addressing ongoing OSHA requirements in light of the current COVID-19 situation.

Event: NAMC Oregon Listening and Brainstorming Session on Racism in the Construction Industry

National Association of Minority Contractors Oregon Listening and Brainstorming Session on Racism in the Construction Industry

Event: Pride NW Film Screening: The Lavender Scare

Special Pride NW Film Screening of The Lavender Scare.

Event: 4th Annual International Self-Care Day Celebration

Oregon Women's Health Network 4th Annual International Self-Care Day Celebration

Event: Ally 101 Panel Discussion

Oregon Women's Health Network Ally 101 Panel Discussion.

Event: Building Sisterhood Discussion

Oregon Women's Health Network Building Sisterhood Discussion

Event: White Men as Allies Panel Discussion

Oregon Women's Health Network Panel Discussion.

Event: NAMC General Membership Meeting

National Association of Minority Conractors of Oregon contracting opportunities and partnership contracting initiatives.

Event: Simple X Mixer: Showing Up Authentically - Finding Resilience in a Time of Change

Virtual Panel: An intimate dialogue on navigating the social, economic, and corporate spaces as a black professional.

Event: PACCO Scholarship Awards Night

Philippine Amercan Chamber of Commerce of OR Scholarship Awards Night

Event: Paycheck Protection for the Small Business Owner Training

Paycheck Protection Program for the Small Business Owner training presented by Philippine American Chamber of Commerce of OR and the OR Filipino Amercan Lawyers Association.

Event: Getting Paid! Liens, Bonds Training

National Association of Minority Contractors University Getting Paid! Liens, Bonds Training

Event: Construction Project Management Training

National Association of Minority Contractors University Construction Project Management Training

Event: Change Orders & Construction Contract Law Training

National Association of Minority Contractors University Change Orders & Construction Contract Law Training

Event: Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber 2020 Annual Membership Luncheon

Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber 2020 Annual Membership Luncheon.

Event: Professional Business Development Group Membership Meeting

Professional Business Development Group Membership Meeting with Portland City Council, Position 2, candidates.

Event: Obtener la certificación COBID

Únase a LatinoBuilt y la Oficina de Certificación para la Inclusión y Diversidad Empresarial en un taller sobre cómo convertirse en una empresa minoritaria certificada.

Event: Discussion about Women's Experience with Addiction

This discussion will take a deep look into a woman’s experience with anorexia and letting go of the shame and guilt often associated with addiction sponsored by the Oregon Women's Health Network.

Event: Healing from Trauma

Discussion to take a deeper look at healing from trauma, generational aspects, and on-going practices with Q&A sponsored by Oregon Women's Health Network.

Event: Oregon Tradeswomen Blue Collar Gala and Awards Ceremony

Oregon Tradeswomen Blue Collar Gala and Awards Ceremony including a fashion show and auction.

Event: Oregonians for Equality Luncheon

Oregonians for Equality Luncheon sponsored by Basic Rights Education Fund.

Event: Oregonians for Equality Luncheon

Oregonians for Equality Luncheon sponsored by Basic Rights Education Fund.

Event: COBID Certification Workshop

Free COBID Certification Workshop offered by LatinoBuilt.

Event: Worker's Compensation Basics

Free Worker's Compensation Basics training offered by LatinoBuilt.

Event: Metro Free Online Proposal Clinic

Get 1:1 guidance from Metro procurement staff on how to level up your proposal writing skills to win a future Metro contract!

Event: Listening Session: Gymns

An opportunity for business owners in the gym industry to identify needed support related to the city reopening.

Event: Listening Session: Russian Speakers

An opportunity for Russian speaking business owners to identify needed support related to the city reopening.

Event: Listening Session: Personal Services

An opportunity for business owners in the personal services industry (nail & hair salons, health & healing) to identify needed support related to the city reopening.

Event: Listening Session: Black & African American Business Owners

Listening session to learn how the City can support your businesses during the phased reopening.

Event: Postponed: Listening Session: Asian & Pacific Islander Business Owners

Listening session to learn how the City can support businesses during phased reopening.

Event: Un plática virtual para las empresas de alimentos y otras industrias sobre cómo la ciudad puede apoyar con miras a la reapertura.

Un plática virtual para las empresas de alimentos y otras industrias sobre cómo la ciudad puede apoyar con miras a la reapertura.

Event: Safe Work Practices for the COVID Era Training

LatinoBuilt-sponsored safe work practices for the COVID era free training.

Event: How to Maximize your Worker's Comp Dollars

LatinoBuilt-sponsored training to learn how to maximize your Worker's Comp dollars.

Event: Cómo maximizar su Compensación Laboral

LatinoBuilt: Cómo maximizar su Compensación Laboral

Event: ONAC Networking Luncheon

Oregon Native American Chamber virtual lunch with guest speaker Eloisa Miller, Office of Governor Kate Brown.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs meeting sponsored by METRO.

Event: Capacitación virtual: ¿Qué esperar durante una inspección de OSHA?

Aprenderás: 12 de las cosas más importantes que debe saber cuando OSHA aparece en su lugar de trabajo.

Event: What to expect during an OSHA inspection

Learn twelve of the most important things to know when OSHA shows up at your job site.

Event: Commercial Contractor Operations Seminar

Three-day seminar presented by The Blue Book, BESThq and Probity Builders, where you'l learn using real projects and stories with practical, usable solutions for your bottom-line.

Event: Reunión Anual de LatinoBuilt

¡Celebra un año de logros!

Event: Latino Built Annual Meeting

Virtual meeting to celebrate Latino Built's accomplishments and introduce your business to the Latino Built community.

Event: DJC Oregon Builder Breakfast

Roundtable series focused on helping firms get work on the big projects around the region.

Event: Doing Business with Metro Training

Learn how to do business with Metro by using their free online office hours.

Event: Portland Business Alliance Annual Meeting

Annual meeting gathering hundreds of regional leaders to talk about the year ahead.

Event: Mental Health Association of Portland Multnomah County District Attorney Candidate Forum

A Forum on Restorative Justice for Multnomah County District Attorney Candidates.

Event: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Educational Panel for Law Enforcement

MMIW panel discussion aimed at educating law enforcement professionals.

Event: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Advocacy Speaker Panel

Panelist conversation about how to advocate for missing and murdered indigenous people.

Event: Oregon Humanities Virtual Think & Drink with Senator Ron Wyden

A discussion of the internet, democracy, and community with Senator Ron Wyden and Adam Davis, executive director of Oregon Humanities.

Event: Repurposing Your Business and Surviving the New Normal

PACCO Series where panelists discuss shifting from 'why to how'.

Event: NAMC Communities of Color Call for Economic Development with Portland's Mayoral Debate

Mayoral Debate hosted by the National Association of Minority Contractors-Oregon, the Oregon Native American Chamber, the Coalition of Communities of Color, LatinoBuilt, Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center, and the Coalition of Black Men.

Event: Metro's Free Online 1:1 Proposal Clinic

Opportunity to get 1:1 guidance from Metro procurement staff on how to level up your proposal writing skills to win a future Metro contract!

Event: COVID-19 Seguridad en el lugar de trabajo

LatinoBuilt, COVID-19 Requisitos del lugar de trabajo y cómo mantener su lugar de trabajo seguro

Event: LatinoBuilt COVID-19 Jobsite Safety

Learn COVID-19 jobsite requirements and how to keep your jobsite safe.

Event: DJC Oregon Builder Breakfast

Free virtual breakfast where you'll hear from project owners, contractors and design professionals about how they're proceeding to bid out and design future work, and stay safe on the job site.

Event: NAMC's General Membership Meeting

General membership meeting via Zoom to discuss outstanding and upcoming bidding opportunities.

Event: Rescheduled: COVID-19 Seguridad en el lugar de trabajo

COVID-19 Requisitos del lugar de trabajo y cómo mantener su lugar de trabajo seguro

Event: Rescheduled: COVID-19 Jobsite Safety

Learn COVID-19 jobsite requirements and how to keep your jobsite safe.

Event: COVID-19 Recovery Roundtable with Governor Kate Brown

Oregon Business Plan partner's special COVID-19 Recovery Roundtable with Governor Kate Brown.

Event: Regional Economic Update on the Impact of COVID-19 on Construction

First annual regional economic update with this year’s conversation focused on the impact of COVID-19 on the construction industry in our region.

Event: Microaggressions during the COVID pandemic

Discussion participants will will explore the real impact that microaggressions have on employees, teams and even entire organizations

Event: Microaggressions during the COVID pandemic

Discussion participants will explore the real impact that microaggressions have on employees, teams and even entire organizations.

Event: Consejos Para Mantener Negocios A Flote Durante COVID-19

¡Únete a nuestro taller en español! Presentaremos consejos para ayudarle mantener su negocio a flote durante COVID-19.

Event: Tips to Keeping Your Business Afloat During COVID-19

Workshop, in Spanish, covering tips to help keep your business afloat during COVID-19.

Event: Technology Training for Construction / Capacitación tecnológica para la construcción

Free training on how to continue business virtually. Cómo continuar el negocio virtualmente.

Event: Metro 1:1 RFP Proposal Writing Clinic

Opportunity to get one on one proposal writing guidance from Metro's consulting team.

Event: Metro 1:1 RFP Proposal Writing Clinic

Opportunity to get one on one proposal writing guidance from Metro's consulting team.

Event: Small Business Relief Fund Program

Details for businesses interested in applying for the Small Business Relief Fund Program.

Event: COVID-19 Recovery Roundtable

Live interactive webinar with Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury.

Event: NAMC Oregon ZOOM Meeting with SBA Director

Conversation with Martin Golden summarizing the SBA program and application process.

Event: Good in the Hood Multicultural Music & Food Festival

Event for Portland residents, businesses, and organizations to engage, with music, food and resources.

Event: Cancelled: Good in the Hood Multicultural Music, Arts & Food Festival

Community event for Portland residents, businesses and organizations to engage with music, food and resources.

Event: Rescheduled Portland Women's Expo

Event showcasing new products and services offered by local and national businesses.

Event: Rescheduled: Business Expo West

West Portland's Premier B2B Business Event

Event: How to Lead in Any Space You Occupy

Presentation by Tiffani Penson, City of Portland, Supply Diversity Officer.

Event: Cancelled: Catering Fair

An opportunity to meet with 30+ local catering companies owned by people of color and to experience their culinary craft.

Event: Graffiti Removal Services Information Session

Information session for small and minority-owned businesses.

Event: Simple X Mixer

Wilson Smith will be unpacking some of his stories as a black designer working wtih athletes to educate the next generation.

Event: NAMC General Meeting

Networking meeting with information updates and presentations for members, partners, constituents, friends and family members.

Event: Ageless Awards Luncheon

Luncheon honoring individuals 75 years or older who demonstrate the importance of living a purposeful life.

Event: LatinoBuilt Quarterly Membership Meeting

Fourth quarter membership meeting.

Event: LatinoBuilt Quarterly Membership Meeting

Third quarter membership meeting.

Event: LatinoBuilt Quarterly Membership Meeting

Second quarter membership meeting to celebrate LatinoBuilt's accomplishments and plans for 2020.

Event: Managing Interchange: Tools to Help Speed Up Payments/Improve Cash Flow

Workshop to learn ways to improve cash flow and retain capital through general banking products and services.

Event: Workshop: Getting your CCB, now what's next?

Workshop to learn the basics of how to set up our your Construction business for success.

Event: Virtual - BESThq Business West Trade Show

Trade show featuring guest speakers, contracting opportunities with a focus on construction, goods & services, professional services and technology.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: OAME Coffee and Issues Membership Meeting

Monthly meeting for OAME members.

Event: Partnership and Teaming for Greater Business Success Marketing Workshop!

Free brown bag marketing workshop for COBID and COBID eligible firms.

Event: Latino Contractor Breakfast Meeting

Opportunity for Latino contractors to network, and hear about bidding and contract opportunities.

Event: Cybersecurity Workshop

Workshop on Cybersecurity presented by the FBI and sponsored by the Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber

Event: Professional Business Development Group Membership Meeting

Meeting for PBDG members, partners and friends.

Event: Navigating the Workplace and Managing Up

Panelists will discuss establishing and maintaining workplace communications and boundaries.

Event: White Men as Allies

Hear about two different journeys to unlearn the many layers of male patriarchy and learning how to be an ally.

Event: The Ally Circle, Root Discussions

Learn what an ally is, 10 things to know and grow as an ally, and the importance of mistakes from panelist Krystal Ngene.

Event: Panel Discussion on Stress, Food, and Substance Addictions

A discussion that takes on stigmas often associated wtih dependencies.

Event: Community Art & Technology Studio Open House

An opportuntiy to experience various STEAM demonstrations.

Event: Portland Womxn's March for our Future, Remember & Rise

Annual March in support of Women's History month.

Event: 5th Annual Small Business Open House

Event for small businesses to meet project managers, learn how to do business with government entities, and hear about new project opportunities.

Event: 5TH Annual Small Business Open House

Event for small businesses to meet project managers, learn how to do business with government agencies, and hear about new project opportunities.

Event: 32nd Annual OAME Trade Show & Luncheon

Event for public and private agency purchasers and buyers to network with Disadvantaged, Minority, Women, Emerging Small Businesses and Service Disabled Veteran Businesses.

Event: Dress for Success "Celebrate Success" Annual Fundraiser

This is the largest annual fundraising event that benefits Dress for Success Oregon and their mission to help women overcome barriers to employment, and advance in their careers to become economically independent and self-sufficient.

Event: Mandatory PCDP Member Meeting

Prime Contractor Development Program Mandatory Meeting.

Event: Cancelled - Portland OIC 2020 Work Connections Breakfast

Opportunity to showcase the partnerships for workforce development that are creating change in our community.

Event: All Hands Raised "Party With a Purpose" Benefit Gala

Event to support the shared work to improve educational outcomes for Multnomah County's children, youth and young adults.

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Tribute

Event Activity Schedule

Event: Latino Built Voting General Membership Meeting

Meeting to share 2019 accomplishments, plans for 2020, and highlight project opportunities, an dnetowrk with the LatinoBuilt community.

Event: Latino Built Voting General Membership Meeting

Meeting to share 2019 accomplishments, plans for 2020, and highlight project opportunities, an dnetowrk with the LatinoBuilt community.

Event: Latino Built Voting General Membership Meeting

Meeting to share 2019 accomplishments, plans for 2020, and highlight project opportunities, an dnetowrk with the LatinoBuilt community.

Event: Latino Built Voting General Membership Meeting

Meeting to share 2019 accomplishments, plans for 2020, and highlight project opportunities, an dnetowrk with the LatinoBuilt community.

Event: Latino Networking Event

Free networking event.

Event: Hispanic Heritage Celebration Dinner

Celebration dinner with keynote speaker.

Event: Latino Networking Event

Free networking event.

Event: Latino Networking Event

Free Networking Event.

Event: On-line Marketing & Social Media Workshop

Free Workshop presented by Hispanic Chamber Staff and Invited Presenters.

Event: Business Credit Workshop (in Spanish)

Free Workshop presented by Hispanic Chamber Staff and Invited Presenters.

Event: Scholarship Award Luncheon

Scholarship Award Luncheon

Event: Business Legal Issues Workshop (in Spanish)

Free workshop presented by Hispanic Chamber Staff and Invited Presenters

Event: Latino Networking Event

Free networking event.

Event: Business Plan Workshop (in Spanish)

Free Workshop sponsored by Hispanic Chamber Staff.

Event: Business Taxes and Financials Workshop (in Spanish)

Free Workshop presented by Hispanic Chamber Staff and Invited Presenters.

Event: Kairos/PDX Learning Academy "Spread the Love" Fundraising Event

"Revolution of Love" fundraiser including networking, a silent auction, dinner and program.

Event: Three-Session Bonding Workshop

Bonding Education Program free classes designed to help businesses become bond ready.

Event: PBDG Safety 101 Class

Class on the importance of safety and more.

Event: PBDG Estimating 101 Class

Course on Estimating, Bidding Work and Developing Cost Analysis

Event: 3rd Annual International Women's Day Celebration

Sip. Dance. Mix and mingle at the Annual Phenomenal Woman Awards.

Meet the Primes

Meet the Primes

Well AP Training & Tool

Well AP Training & Tool

Major Construction CM/GC Early Work Packages-RFP Postings

Major Construction CM/GC Early Work Packages-RFP Postings

Job Order Contracting (JOC) Training

Job Order Contracting (JOC) Training - Attend Any One of 3 Training Opportunities

AEPT Bulletin 4.12.19

OAME AEPT Meeting 4.12.19

Update: OAME Weekly Newsletter April 11, 2019

Update: OAME WEEKLY Newsletter April 11, 2019

MWESB OUTREACH at OAME

MWESB OUTREACH AT OAME- FLYER

Event: FREE TRAINING: Job Order Contracting

City of Portland Training for Construction Business Owners and Their Staff on Job Order Contracting (JOC)

Job Order Contracting Training-3/29/19

Job Order Contracting Training at OAME