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  • Title: Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods | Building Livable Communities Since 1974
    Descriptive info: .. Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods.. Building Livable Communities Since 1974.. Skip to primary content.. Skip to secondary content.. Home.. About.. What is NECN?.. Volunteer.. Donations.. Our Staff.. Who We Are.. Employment Opportunities.. The Board.. Board Members and Minutes.. Board Bylaws.. Services.. Community Based Project Support.. Start a Project.. Neighborhood Small Grants Program.. Neighborhood Social Support.. Host a Block Party.. Coordinate a Cleanup.. Organize a Work Party.. Establish a Block Watch.. Communications + Outreach Support.. Programs.. Community Based Projects.. Energize Northeast.. Solarize Northeast.. Community Committees.. Safety and Livability Team.. Schools Committee.. Land Use and Transportation Committee.. Community Economic Development Council.. Training and Technical Assistance.. Neighborhoods.. Alameda.. Boise.. Concordia.. Eliot.. Grant Park.. Humboldt.. Irvington.. King.. Sabin.. Sullivan s Gulch.. Vernon.. Woodlawn.. Calendar.. Contact.. Send Us An Email.. Map and Directions.. Blog.. We are the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods.. As a core part of the Portland Community Engagement System, NECN serves as one of seven district coalitions advancing neighborhood livability through inclusive civic engagement.. Our organization is set up as an independent 501(c)3 nonprofit for more opportunities to respond to community needs.. We believe in creating healthy communities by engaging citizens to become directly involved in determining how their neighborhood evolves.. We invite all North and Northeast residents to become an active part of their.. neighborhoods at the association or coalition level!.. LEARN MORE ABOUT NECN.. NECN COMMUNITY CALENDAR.. Post navigation.. 1.. 2.. 3.. 4.. 16.. 17.. Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington.. Posted on.. 08/01/2013.. by.. Benjamin Adrian.. Reply.. The Albina Ministerial Alliance, along with community partners such as the Urban League of Portland, the NAACP of Portland, the ACLU of Portland, and others are planning a march and rally to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the historic March on Washington for Jobs and.. Continue reading.. Posted in.. Community Events.. |.. Leave a reply.. Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Welcomes New Executive Director.. 07/16/2013.. The Board of the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods is pleased to announce that it has hired Shoshana Cohen to serve as the organization’s next Executive Director.. Shoshana brings a wealth of experience in both non-profit management and community development, as.. MLK Dream Run 2013.. 07/11/2013.. RUNNING FOR THE DREAM: SUNDAY AUGUST 4, 2013 Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the I Have A Dream speech delivered by Dr.. Martin Luther King Jr.. in August of 1963 THE MLK DREAM RUN SHOWCASES PORTLAND’S VIBRANT SOUL DISTRICT The North/Northeast Business.. I-84 Repaving Project  ...   community committee working to increase citizen engagement around safety and livability issues affecting Portland's inner North and Northeast neighborhoods.. SALT topics may include: transportation, food security, environmental health, emergency preparedness, addressing gentrification, community events such as Last Thursday and more! -.. MORE.. -.. The Land Use and Transportation Committee.. LUTC is a group of N/NE neighbors who discuss land use and transportation issues throughout the NE Coalition area, the City, regionally and statewide.. Issues include the Columbia River Crossing, Urban Renewal, Bike Boulevards, preservation, traffic issues and more! Meets the 4th Wednesday of every month.. -.. Community Economic Development Committee.. This newly formed working committee is considering the range of local needs for jobs, asset creation, economic generators, small business supports, place-based investment as well as community-based investment and more.. This community committee focuses on research and advocacy, education and community projects.. Today s Events.. Eliot Neighborhood Assoc.. Meeting.. August 12, 2013 - 7:00 pm.. Details about Eliot Neighborhood Assoc.. Boise Neighborhood Assoc.. General Meeting.. Details about Boise Neighborhood Assoc.. Sabin Community Assoc.. Board Meeting.. Details about Sabin Community Assoc.. Subscribe to NECN s Monthly Enewsletter.. Email:.. For.. Email Newsletters.. you can trust.. Upcoming Events.. Humboldt Neighborhood Assoc.. August 13, 2013 - 7:00 pm.. Race Talks: Micro-aggressions: Small Things Can Hurt.. Sullivan's Gulch Neighborhood Assoc.. King Neighborhood Association Meeting.. August 14, 2013 - 6:30 pm.. Vernon General Meeting.. August 14, 2013 - 7:00 pm.. Rock Ya Body Block Party at Planned Parenthood.. August 17, 2013 - 4:00 pm.. Safety and Livability Team Meeting.. August 19, 2013 - 6:30 pm.. Woodlawn General Meeting.. August 21, 2013 - 7:00 pm.. Search the NECN Website.. Search for:.. Slideshow.. Internet Links.. City of Portland.. Neighborhood Notes.. Office of Neighborhood Involvement.. Portland Maps.. Recent Posts.. Archives.. August 2013.. July 2013.. June 2013.. May 2013.. April 2013.. March 2013.. February 2013.. January 2013.. December 2012.. November 2012.. October 2012.. September 2012.. August 2012.. July 2012.. June 2012.. May 2012.. April 2012.. March 2012.. February 2012.. January 2012.. December 2011.. November 2011.. October 2011.. September 2011.. August 2011.. Meta.. Register.. Log in.. Entries.. RSS.. Comments.. WordPress.. org.. Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods - King Neighborhood Facility | 4815 NE 7th Avenue | Portland,OR 97211.. Hours: Monday-Thursday 10am-3pm, Closed Friday, Saturday, Sunday.. Main number: 503.. 388.. 5004 | Fax Number: 503.. 894.. 8534.. Click Here to sign up for our Email Newsletter List.. Follow @NECoalition.. Login.. | © 2012 - Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods..

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  • Title: What is NECN? | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: Founded in 1975, the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Inc.. (NECN) is a dynamic 501c3 nonprofit organization comprised of 12 culturally diverse and vibrant inner North and Northeast Portland Neighborhoods and their Associations.. We house community programs and fulfill numerous functions: gathering place, idea and project incubator, and outreach service provider connecting community members to resources from agencies and organizations.. Our 12 neighborhoods are:.. Alameda, Boise, Concordia, Eliot, Grant Park, Humbolt, Irvington, King, Sabin, Sullivan s Gulch, Vernon and Woodlawn.. The neighborhood associations are volunteer-run groups of community members (residents, business owners, organization representatives, etc) who advocate for their neighborhood through addressing issues such as:.. land use.. transportation.. public safety.. clean-up.. mentorship of new leadership.. as well as identifying community priorities and opportunities.. NECN staff provides resources to support, train and empower volunteer leaders.. We encourage anyone to get involved and become an active part of his or her neighborhood!.. Our commitment to cultural diversity, engagement, and delivering resources to the community have led to many well-known Portland programs and projects including:.. The North Portland Tool Library.. NE Workforce Center.. Rider Advocates.. Youth Gangs Program.. Community Cross-Cultural Outreach Program.. Operation Outreach.. Center for Intercultural Organizing.. Community Youth Hotline.. Good in the Neighborhood Multicultural Festival.. King Farmers Market.. FoodShare Fund Northeast.. These projects came  ...   advance neighborhood livability.. NECN History.. Edna Robertson and Sharon McCormack founded NE Coalition of Neighborhoods in 1974.. Originally established as part of the Model Cities Initiative, NE Coalition was designed to be a strong component of the vibrant Portland Neighborhood System to address community issues and create effective solutions on a grassroots level.. Since our beginning we have served as an idea and project incubator, helping community innovators and volunteer leaders bring to life programs and projects such as: North Portland Tool Library, NE Workforce Center, Center for Intercultural Organizing, Kukatonan Dance Troupe, Good in the Neighborhood Fair, and Youth Creators.. We work in conjunction with the.. ,.. Office of Youth Violence Prevention.. , and many other partner organizations and Multnomah County agencies.. Over the years, Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods programming has been a foundation of the community:.. Workforce Training Center.. Rider Advocates Program.. The Neighborhood System.. NE Coalition of Neighborhoods is one of seven independently contracted neighborhood coalitions in Portland.. Through Portland s Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI), the 7 District Coalitions, 95 Neighborhood Associations, and 40 Business Associations interact and collaborate with numerous community groups and residents to focus on various livability issues: land use and transportation issues, crime prevention, and technical support to organize neighborhood clean-ups and community gatherings..

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  • Title: Volunteer | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: NE Coalition is always on the lookout for new volunteers.. Are you interested in getting involved in your neighborhood?.. Do you have some ideas you want to contribute?.. If you feel that you d be a great addition to the team of volunteers, please fill out our.. volunteer application.. Please also feel free to call us at 503-388-5004 or come in and fill out the application at our offices 4815 NE 7.. th.. Ave.. If you know someone that d be great, feel free to forward this link to him or her.. Thank you for your interest!..

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  • Title: Donations | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods (NECN) is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization building livable North and Northeast Portland neighborhoods through highly-inclusive civic engagement connecting neighbors, community and meaningful initiatives.. Your donation to NECN helps strengthen our community.. What we do:.. Help neighbors raise funds to purchase food for local school children.. Provide small grants to support murals, festivals, gardens, youth programs, community kitchens and  ...   and provide free leadership training and workshops.. Amplify community voices, helping people advocate for their needs.. Bring neighbors together to exchange ideas and learn from each other.. We are able to do all of this and so much more!.. Donate to the Northeast Coalition General Fund.. Donate to NECN's Legal Advocacy Fund.. Thank you for your support!.. P.. S.. Your donation may be tax-deductable!..

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  • Title: Who We Are | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: NECN hosts office hours between 10 AM- 3PM, Monday-Thursday.. Staff are also available by appointment other times.. Please send general inquiries to info{at}necoalition.. org or call 503-388-5004.. Shoshana Cohen.. Executive Director.. shoshana.. cohen[at]necoalition.. 503.. 5030 Shoshana works closely with NECN s Board of Directors to provide oversight and management of the organization.. Her role includes programmatic, fiscal and staff management and leadership of the fiscal sponsorship program.. Shoshana is continually amazed at the power of community engagement and is thrilled to be able to support so many incredible community members in their efforts.. In her free time, Shoshana enjoys spending time with her husband and two children and building community around her children s neighborhood school.. Katie Chastain.. Administrative Coordinator.. katie.. chastain[at]necoalition.. 6088.. Katie keeps the office moving! Contact her with any questions you may have and she will get you pointed in the right direction.. She s also your person for equipment rentals, scheduling meeting space, or turning  ...   Community Planning Specialist.. benjamin.. adrian[at]necoalition.. 9030.. Ben supports neighbors in taking an active role in the built environment that occurs in their neighborhoods.. He assists our neighbors with understanding and responding to land use notices, and supports NECN s Land Use and Transportation and Community Economic Development Committees.. Outside of work hours, Benjamin is active in Portland s thriving bike community.. Katy Asher.. Neighborhoods Program Manager.. katy.. asher[at]necoalition.. 5070.. Katy serves as the liaison to all twelve of our Neighborhood Associations, providing them with training, resources and support to further their efforts in inner-north and northeast Portland.. She also supports two of NECN’s community committees, the Schools Committee and the Safety and Livability Team (SALT).. She is responsible for coordinating the Neighborhood Small Grants and Neighborhood Clean-ups programs and NECN trainings and networking opportunities.. In her free time, she coordinates Portland Stock, a grant program for small art projects, and serves as the President of the Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Association..

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  • Title: Employment Opportunities | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: We are currently hiring for the following positions:.. Communications Manager.. Further NECN’s mission through outreach and communications activities and materials.. Implement strategic communications and events designed to increase NECN’s public visibility and the public’s understanding and support of NECN’s mission.. Click here.. for complete job description.. Project Coordinator: Committees.. Support our four community committees in their work bringing community members together to engage in research, education and advocacy and to address  ...   Initiatives.. Work with a wide variety of individuals and diverse cultural groups, helping to create connections and foster community-building initiatives.. We are seeking volunteers interested in making N/NE Portland a better place to live.. Our volunteer positions include opportunities to help with simple day-to-day projects.. Please contact.. info@necoalition.. for more information about volunteer opportunities.. Comments.. 1 Comment.. Pingback:.. NECN Executive Director search: Applications due Thursday, April 25th | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods..

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  • Title: Board Members and Minutes | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: The Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods is a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors.. The Board is composed of representatives selected by each of the 12 Neighborhood Associations, and at-large members selected by the Board of Directors.. All Board members serve one-year terms.. Elections take place in June.. The NECN Board of Directors meets every third Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm at the coalition office except July and August.. Meeting Minute records can be found below.. 2013-2014 Board of Directors.. Executive Officers:.. Chris Lopez.. President,.. Sullivan s Gulch Representative.. boardpresident[at]necoalition.. Paul Anthony.. 1st Vice President,..  ...   -.. Parliamentarian,.. King Representative.. parliamentarian[at]necoalition.. Peter O Neil.. At-Large Executive Officer.. Irvington Representative.. Luke Groser.. Woodlawn Representative.. Lupin Morgan.. At-Large Board Member (Boise).. Board Members:.. At-Large Board Member.. (Concordia).. Damon Isiah Turner.. Lupin Morgan -.. (Boise).. Adam Karol.. Alameda Representative.. Jim Brown.. Boise Representative.. Steven Gomez.. Katie Ugolini.. Concordia Representative.. Pauline Bradford.. Eliot Representative.. Joan Ivan.. Steve Cole.. David Lomax.. Diane Benson.. Sabin Representative.. Joshua Curtis.. Sullivan s Gulch Representative.. Carol Gossett.. Vernon Representative.. Shirley Minor.. NECN Board of Directors Meeting Minutes.. 2013.. January.. Agenda.. Minutes.. February.. March.. April.. May.. June.. 2012.. July.. no meeting.. August.. September.. October.. November.. December..

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  • Title: Board Bylaws | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: Revised and adopted by the NECN Inc.. Board of Directors February 21, 2012.. 2012 NECN Bylaws..

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  • Title: Start a Project | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: Incubate your brilliant Idea!.. North and Northeast Portland neighbors have a passion for community and projects.. Over the years, we have supported the incubation of community-based projects to enhance the livability of our area.. Specificially, we support projects that help to futher our mission of addressing the community needs in our North and Northeast Portland neighborhoods.. Over the years, we have provided a foundation for ideas to become real projects and even grow into organizations.. How do I get started?.. Brainstorm a project idea and draft up your notes.. Ask  ...   of ways that the Northeast Coalition may support your efforts.. Our strengths are community outreach and marketing, strategy and entrepreneurial thinking, fiscal sponsorship, and connecting you to other resources.. Also, your neighborhood association offers a good platform to test project ideas! Feel free to contact one of their board members or send them a letter outlining your idea and ask if you could come to their next meeting to present it for feedback.. It is possible that the association may be interested that you get volunteers or even a donation!..

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  • Title: Neighborhood Small Grants Program | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: With a goal of building livable, equitable and sustainable neighborhoods and communities for all, the Office of Neighborhood Involvement allocates funds to NECN for two funding categories: Neighborhood Small Grants as well as for Graffiti Abatement Projects.. Businesses and individuals interested in further supporting community-based projects such as those listed below may make donations of any amount to the.. Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Community Fund.. The.. Community Fund.. provides essential seed money to valuable projects organized by neighbors, neighborhood associations and community organizations to meet community needs.. 2012-2013 NECN Neighborhood Small Grants.. The Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods is pleased to announce the start of the 2012-2013 Neighborhood Small Grant season! This community program is offered on an annual basis and is funded through the City of Portland s Office of Neighborhood Involvement.. NECN is pleased to announce 2013 Neighborhood  ...   SCHEME: The Broadway Corridor Charrette.. Trash for Peace.. Woodlawn National Night Out 2013.. for more information on 2013 Grant recipients.. 2013 Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Awards $13,710 in Grants for 2013.. (PDF of 2013 Small Grant Program press release.. ).. 2012 Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Awards $33,469 in Grants for 2012.. (PDF of 2012 Small Grant Program press release.. 2011 Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Awards $14,597 in Grants for 2011.. (PDF of 2011 Small Grant Program press release.. 2010 Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods Awards $21,413 in Grants for 2010.. (PDF of 2010 Small Grant Program press release).. 5 Comments.. NECN Small Grants Return King Neighborhood Association.. Energize NE Launch Party + Neighborhood Small Grants | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods.. Free Energy Audits from Energize Northeast King Neighborhood Association.. Keven Khalsa.. Happy Holidays from NECN | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods..

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  • Title: Host a Block Party | Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods
    Descriptive info: Block Party Season is Here!.. So those warm summer evenings are almost here and you re thinking it would be nice to get together with your neighbors and hold a block party, but you don t know where to begin.. Have no fear- it s easy to throw a block party!.. The first step for block parties, community events and National Night Out events in inner N/NE is to read and complete a street closure application from.. the City of Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT).. A new permit application form and procedure for 2013 is available on the.. PBOT website.. You may also call PBOT  ...   to be a small gatherings of your immediate neighbors for having a potluck or barbeque.. are for more than your immediate neighbors, such as hosting a larger event like a street fair, fundraiser, home tour, festival, art fair, etc.. You will submit this application packet by either email, fax or mail to:.. pdotblockparty[at]portlandoregon.. gov.. Fax:.. 865.. 3460.. Mail:.. PBOT Block Party1120 SW 5th Ave.. Suite 800.. Portland, OR 97204-1914.. If you are coordinating a National Night Out event.. , go to the.. Crime Prevention website.. for the Pre-Party Checklist and other National Night Out resources.. For general questions, contact NECN at 503-388-5004 for more information..

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