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Neighborhood Involvement

Building inclusive, safe and livable neighborhoods and communities.

ONI Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Spirit of Portland Awards

  • Northeast Broadway Business Association NEBA wins Spirit of Portland Business Association 2012

  • Gamble Booth Mayors Award to Gamble Booth 2012

  • Ashcreek Neighborhood Association Ashcreek neighborhood Association is neighborhood association of the year 2012

  • Charlene Williams Charlene Williams wins spirit of Portland for Independent Spirit 2012

2015 Spirit of Portland Awards: Call for Nominations

The City Council presents Spirit of Portland Awards each year to individuals and groups who make outstanding contributions to our community. Please nominate an individual, business, organization, neighborhood or business association that has created a project, service or event that has helped Portland shine! Nominations will be accepted in an individual’s native language.

Save the Date!

Ceremony will be held on November 17th, 2015, 6:00 PM, Location TBD

 

2015 Spirit of Portland Awards Category Descriptions

Outstanding Leadership Awards

  • Outstanding Community Leader (2 awards)
  • Outstanding Young Leader (1 award)
  • Individual Making a Difference (1 award)
  • Innovative City Leader Award (1 award)

Outstanding Organization Awards

  • Business Community Partner of the Year (1 award)
  • Community Group/Organization of the Year (1 award)
  • Neighborhood Association of the Year (1 award)
  • Organization Making a Difference (1 award)

Awards for Outstanding Leadership or Organization

  • Sandy Diedrich Environmental Stewardship (1 award)
  • Equity in Practice (1 award)

 

To nominate individuals and groups who make outstanding contributions to our community

Other languages coming soon

  • For Spirit of Portland Awards information in Spanish
  • For Spirit of Portland Awards information in Chinese
  • For Spirit of Portland Awards information in Russian
  • For Spirit of Portland Awards information in Vietnamese
  • For Spirit of Portland Awards information in Somali


Deadline for submitting nominations is Friday, September 11th, 2015

Send completed nomination forms to:

Office of Neighborhood Involvement, Attn: SOP
1221 SW 4th Avenue, Room 110, Portland, Oregon 97204
Email: spiritofportland@portlandoregon.gov
Fax: 503-823-3050

Questions and for more information:

Juliette Muracchioli at 503-823-3093 or spiritofportland@portlandoregon.gov

Limited English proficiency (LEP) and ADA Accommodations:

To help ensure equal access to programs, services and activities, the City of Portland will reasonably modify policies/procedures and provide auxiliary aids/services to persons with disabilities and for those for whom English is a second language. Call 503-823-3093 or TTY 503-823-6868 to request assistance with accommodations.

 

 


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Formato de nominacion al Espiritu de Portland 2015

Winners of the 2014 Spirit of Portland Awards

Winners of the 2014 Spirit of Portland Awards

Press Release - Spirit of Portland Awards Nominations Open Through Friday, September 11th, 2015

Press Release - Spirit of Portland Awards Nominations Open Through Friday, September 11th, 2015

2015 Spirit of Portland Nomination Forms

Nomination forms for 2015 Spirit of Portland awards, in English, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Somali, Vietnamese.

Past Winners: 1985 - 2014

Previous winners of the Spirit of Portland Awards from 1985 through 2014