Equitable Food Economy Collaborative Contact: Thalia Martinez, email or 503-823-4736 The Equitable Food Economy Collaborative is a partnership between regional nonprofits, producers, Oregon State University, the Oregon Department of Agriculture, and Prosper Portland. These partners work together toward shared goals that will catalyze the development of an equitable and resilient regional food economy. [...]
Portland Means ProgressLisa Norwood2021-02-10T11:13:14-08:00
This initiative provides connections for businesses to hire local underrepresented students, purchase from businesses owned by people of color and create diverse and vibrant workforce and company cultures.
Williams & Russell ProjectLisa Norwood2023-04-05T16:07:14-07:00
The Williams & Russell project is a collaborative effort between a community-based Williams & Russell Project Working Group (PWG), Prosper Portland, Legacy Health and the City of Portland. The project involves Legacy Health returning to the community a 1.7-acre vacant block at North Russell Street and North Williams Avenue. Historically, the site once was part of a thriving community that housed the majority of African Americans in Portland and Oregon.
10Y Leasing OpportunitiesLisa Norwood2022-03-07T13:36:50-08:00
Prosper Portland will offer the Affordable Commercial Tenanting Program at 10Y, a full block of commercial space in the prime West End area of downtown Portland at SW 10th Avenue and SW Yamhill Street. The revitalized building will offer a variety of spaces to create a cohesive and complementary mix of tenants.
Alberta Commons Affordable Commercial Tenanting ProgramAnne Mangan2022-08-03T16:25:47-07:00
Prosper Portland offers the Affordable Commercial Tenanting Program at Alberta Commons, a unique opportunity for small minority-owned businesses to gain a foothold in the retail mix of the area, provide needed goods and services to the neighborhood and create lasting, beneficial relationships with the Northeast Portland community.
Lents Town Center Affordable Commercial Tenanting ProgramAnne Mangan2022-10-18T14:53:28-07:00
Prosper Portland offers the Affordable Commercial Tenanting Program at two sites in the heart of the Lents Town Center.
Affordable Commercial Tenanting ProgramLisa Norwood2021-10-18T10:13:19-07:00
This program reduces barriers to entry for underrepresented businesses, preserves small business vitality, and advances our goal to build an equitable economy.
Prosper Portland Business Finance ProgramsLisa Norwood2022-01-10T13:17:04-08:00
Prosper Portland works with Portland businesses to identify business needs and eligibility for either our assistance programs or those of our partners.
Commercial Property Redevelopment Loan ProgramLisa Norwood2022-02-22T14:36:32-08:00
The Commercial Property Redevelopment Loan Program provides financial assistance for property development or rehabilitation that furthers economic development in commercial areas or on commercial corridors.
Industry SupportLisa Norwood2023-01-20T10:54:38-08:00
We want to ensure inclusive growth by supporting competitive industries that provide high-quality job opportunities and working to fill those jobs with people of color and low-income residents.