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LIGHT A FIRE

Extraordinary Volunteer

Awarded to a person whose volunteered time and services spur noteworthy change in the nonprofit community.

  • Published 02/03/2014
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Inspiring Creativity

Awarded to an organization working to nurture arts and culture in Oregon

  • Published 02/03/2014
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Celebrate Portland's Rising Stars

Portland Monthly and Knowledge Universe join forces to honor 32 of Portland’s Rising Stars

  • Published 10/14/2013
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Light A Fire Awards Dinner

Celebrate the 15 hardworking nonprofit groups and individuals featured in our November issue by joining us at our annual Light A Fire awards dinner.

  • Published 09/01/2013
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Light A Fire 2012

Our annual celebration of the nonprofit community recognizes the individuals and organizations who are making our city a better place to live, love, and grow.

  • By Jill Davis
  • Published 10/11/2012
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Light A Fire 2011

Our annual celebration of giving highlights the extraordinary work of 14 nonprofits and individuals working to better our community, from farmers who donate millions of pounds of food to fight hunger to high school students who help immigrants become Amer

  • By Lucy Burningham
  • Published 10/14/2011
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Light A Fire 2009

Here are the winners of this year's Light a Fire awards. Winners range from a program that teaches chess to underprivileged children to one that provides new and gently used prom dresses to students that may not be able to afford their own.

  • By Kasey Cordell, Meghan Hilliard, Elizabeth Buelow, and Kelly O'Brien
  • Published 10/09/2009
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Light A Fire 2007

Three years ago, _Portland Monthly_ partnered with the Oregon Community Foundation and created the Light A Fire Awards to celebrate the achievements of the metropolitan area’s lesser-known charities, as well as the volunteers and benefactors who support t

  • By Kasey Cordell and Eric Gold
  • Published 05/19/2009
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