City/County Info: 503-823-4000
1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 114, Portland, OR 97204
OFFICE OF COMMUNITY & CIVIC LIFE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 11th, 2019
Phone: 503 823-8548
Phone: 503 865-6124
The City of Portland Announces the 2019 Spirit of Portland Awards Recipients
PORTLAND, OR–The Mayor and City of Portland Commissioners invite you to join them in honoring the 35th Annual Spirit of Portland Award recipients. This year’s award theme is “35 years on the road to 2035 growth, for a more prosperous, equitable, healthier, and resilient city.”
This year is the 35th Anniversary of the Spirit of Portland Awards, and so we have chosen the theme to be associated with the 2035 Comprehensive Plan for the City of Portland. The plan’s five principles guide the categories for nominations this year.
Outstanding Individual and Organization Leadership Awards, Nominated and Chosen by Portlanders:
Outstanding Individual and Organization Leadership Awards, Awarded by City Commissioners:
The Awards Ceremony will be at The Redd, 831 SE Salmon St. Portland
Door opens at 5:30PM for fun activities, music, art show and food. Program starts at 6PM
Childcare will be provided
If you are planning on coming, please Register online for free tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/o/city-of-portland-26949937193
Public transportation you can use to get to the venue: Street Car and bus lines # 6 - 10 – 14 – 15 and 70
The City of Portland is committed to providing meaningful access. To request translation, interpretation, modifications, accommodations, or other auxiliary aids or services, contact 503-823-4000, Relay: 711.
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"Since its inception in 1985, the Spirit of Portland Awards has recognized activists, community advocates, and a wide range of committed individuals who serve to advance the Portland community. Awardees embody our city’s culture, goals, and an overarching dedication to enriching the lives of their fellow Portlanders." —Chloe Eudaly, Commissioner
2019 Spirit of Portland Nomination Forms
Images, narratives from 2018 Spirit of Portland Awards
Spirit of Portland Awards Press Releases
Meet previous SOP winners!