Inclusive Innovation

Making our industries and economy more inclusive is not just good social policy, it’s vital to the long-term economic success of our companies and our communities. Fostering a more equitable Portland will attract an increasingly diverse workforce who will see Portland as a place where everyone can succeed.

2021-04-22T15:43:58-07:00

Local Small Business Repair Grant

The Local Small Business Repair Grants use existing tax increment funding (TIF) resources and funding allocated by City Council to provide near-term support for small businesses impacted by the pandemic.

2021-02-23T11:34:02-08:00

Portland Small Business Relief Fund

City Council allocated $15 million in federal CARES Act relief to Prosper Portland to distribute to small business via the Small Business Relief Fund and block grants to community nonprofits.

2021-07-01T14:54:36-07:00

Inclusive Business Resource Network

The Inclusive Business Resource Network (IBRN) is a citywide program that brings multiple services for small business into a single network for entrepreneurs.