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Donate to the COVID Relief Fund to Support Impacted Workers

EDIT: Due to dire need across the Portland Metro area and the tremendous support for this campaign, now crossing over $40,000 in donations, the Jade District COVID Relief Fund is expanding to support impacted workers in Washington County with a focus on Beaverton/Hillsboro. An initial round of disbursements totalling roughly $16,000 have been allocated […]

By |2020-04-15T19:34:33+00:00March 24th, 2020|Featured, Jade District, News & Events|

Announcing Our 2018 Creative Placemaking Grantees!

APANO and the Division-Midway Alliance (DMA) are pleased to announce the 2018 Creative Placemaking Grantees! These six local artists and residents will lead creative placemaking projects to engage the East Portland community in issues that affect them.

Now in its fourth year, Creative Placemaking Project Grants provide opportunities for people who are connected to […]

By |2017-12-18T22:15:34+00:00December 18th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, Jade District, News & Events|

Announcing 2017-2018 Creative Placemaking Project Grants!

APANO and the Division Midway Alliance (DMA) are pleased to announce expanded creative placemaking grant opportunities for 2017-2018! Grants totaling $25,000 are available for the Jade-Midway Placemaking Projects and grants totaling $10,000 are available for the Division Street Bridge Reclamation Projects.

Over the past three years, APANO and DMA have awarded $84,500 for 23 placemaking projects in the Jade (82nd […]

By |2017-10-12T18:58:42+00:00October 12th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, Jade District, News & Events, Opportunities|

Announcing the 2017 Jade-Midway Placemaking Projects!

APANO and the Division-Midway Alliance (DMA) are pleased to present the 2017 Jade-Midway Placemaking Projects: seven creative projects led by local artists and residents to engage the East Portland community in issues that affect them.

Now in its third year, the Jade-Midway Placemaking Project Grants provide opportunities for people who are connected to the neighborhood–including those […]

By |2017-01-06T22:04:30+00:00January 5th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, Jade District, News & Events|

Staff Blog Post: Half way there! What’s been happening the past six months

by Merrie-Chris Agag
Jade District Coordinator, Americorps Vista

Where has the time gone? I can’t believe it is already 2016 and we’re in the month of March! Seriously, time is going by so quickly, we’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving and Christmas soon. The AmeriCorps VISTAs are about half-way through the service term and a lot has […]

By |2016-11-18T23:23:35+00:00April 13th, 2016|Jade District, News & Events|