Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods


A Place to Call Home: Exploring Housing in Oregon

Register at Eventbrite. At the most basic level, a home is a place that gives you shelter, protecting you from the weather and unsafe situations. It’s also where you live your life, eat your meals, raise your family. If housing is a basic human right, why do so many people struggle ...

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Hey Neighbor! Fally 2017 Issue

Read the Fall Issue! This is NECN’S FREE quarterly, newspaper, which goes out to several thousand households in our neighborhoods.

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2017-18 Community Small Grants Applications Now Available

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday September 25, 2017 Contact:  Fran Ayaribil –, 503-388-9188 PORTLAND – $1,500.  grants will be awarded for collaborative, community-based projects that improve quality of life in North and Northeast Portland (see list of eligible neighborhoods below) Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods (NECN) and the City of Portland’s Office of Neighborhood Involvement ...

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Neighborhood Small Grant Opportunities for 2017-2018

  Neighborhood Smalls Grants applications available 9/25/17! Each year, NECN awards grant monies to projects based in the inner N/NE neighborhoods. The Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI) provides funding for the grants program to the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods, along with Portland’s six other Neighborhood Coalitions. The purpose of the grants program is ...

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Resident Spotlight: Doug Decker, Alameda

This story originally appeared in an abridged form in 'Hey Neighbor' Issue 3 Interview with Doug Decker, NE Alameda Neighborhood resident and historian HN: Tell us about your coming to Portland: DD: We are University of Montana graduates, my wife is an Irish immigrant. We came to Portland in 1984, starting in an apartment ...

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