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EXCLUSIVE: UNITED WAY SELLS PRIME DOWNTOWN PROPERTY FOR A PRETTY PENNY Portland Business Journal (September 4, 2015)

2015 VOLUNTEER EXPO SET FOR THURSDAY Portland Tribune (September 4, 2015)

PEOPLE ON THE MOVE (INCLUDES UPDATES ON UNITED WAY STAFF) Portland Business Journal (July 7, 2015)

BUSINESS MOVERS (INCLUDES UPDATES ON UNITED WAY STAFF AND BOARD) Oregonlive (July 7, 2015)

PORTLAND LABOR CHARITY LAUNCHES NEW VOLUNTEER PROGRAM Northwest Labor Press (June 3, 2015)

BUSINESSES STEP UP AS UNITED WAY LANDS $350K-PLUS IN LATEST CAMPAIGN Portland Business Journal (May 28, 2015)

'INFANT AT WORK' HELPS UNITED WAY WORKERS KOIN TV (May 22, 2015)

UNITED WAY REVS UP FOR BIG DAY OF GIVING IN PORTLAND Portland Business Journal (May 18, 2015)

YWCA GROUNDS TO GET VOLUNTEER HELP MAY 20 The Columbian (May 14, 2015)

NON-PROFIT ALLOWS EMPLOYEES TO BRING NEWBORNS TO WORK KATU (April 13, 2015)

WHY THE TIME IS RIGHT FOR UNITED WAY TO SELL ITS PRIME PORTLAND PROPERTIES Portland Business Journal (March 10, 2015)

WITH HOT MARKET IN MIND, UNITED WAY LOOKS TO SELL DOWNTOWN BUILDING AND ADJACENT LOT Portland Business Journal (March 6, 2015)

PDX AIRPORT CARPET BIDDERS SEE IT AS A SOURCE OF SCHOLARSHIPS, CHARITY MONEY AND MEMORIES Oregonlive (February 19, 2015)

CHILD POVERTY GROWING IN PORTLAND METRO The Skanner (February 16, 2015)

MEYER MEMORIAL TRUST: CHANGING FOCUS IS NOT UNUSUAL AS FOUNDATIONS SEEK MORE ACTIVE ROLES Oregonlive (February 16, 2015)

PARTNERS PLAY WITH PURPOSE Portland Tribune (February 5, 2015)

CEOS OF THE YEAR — NONPROFITS: KEITH THOMAJAN, UNITED WAY OF THE COLUMBIA-WILLAMETTE Portland Business Journal (January 30, 2015)

WASHINGTON COUNTY'S NEW EARLY CHILDHOOD EFFORT FOCUSES ON LITERACY, HEALTHY FAMILIES Oregonlive (January 29, 2015)

MLK WEEKEND OF SERVICE DREW 1,600 VOLUNTEERS TO 72 PROJECTS Oregonlive (January 22, 2015)

REACHING OUT IN HONOR: VOLUNTEERS LEND A HAND TO MEALS ON WHEELS PEOPLE ON MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY SW Community Connection (January 20, 2015)

"EVERYBODY CAN BE GREAT": CITYWIDE PROJECTS AIM TO REMOVE KIDS, FAMILIES FROM POVERTY'S GRASP Portland Tribune (January 20, 2015)

VOLUNTEERS FILL MLK DAY OF SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES, BUT NEED REMAINS YEAR-ROUND Oregonlive (January 19, 2015)

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY OF SERVICE IN PORTLAND KATU (January 19, 2015)

WHERE TO VOLUNTEER ON MLK DAY GoLocalPDX (January 17, 2015)

OREGON'S MOST AND LEAST GENEROUS COMMUNITIES GoLocalPDX (January 16, 2015)

MLK WEEKEND BUILDS ON A DREAM Portland Tribune (January 15, 2015)

HELP NEEDED FOR MLK WEEKEND OF SERVICE Columbian (January 9, 2015)