B Corp Night at the Oregon Food Bank - Hosted by Northwest Permanente
Oct
17
5:30 PM17:30

B Corp Night at the Oregon Food Bank - Hosted by Northwest Permanente

Northwest Permanente would like to invite members of our fellow B Corp community to volunteer with us on B Corp night at the Oregon Food Bank in Beaverton on Thursday, October 17th. Pizza & networking will start at 5:30pm, with the volunteer shift going from 6:00-8:30pm.

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October B Learning Lunch: Let's Get to Work! Takeaways from the B Corp Champions Retreat
Oct
24
12:00 PM12:00

October B Learning Lunch: Let's Get to Work! Takeaways from the B Corp Champions Retreat

  • Ecotrust - Billy Frank Jr Conference Center (2nd Floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us at Ecotrust's Billy Frank Jr. Room for October B Learning Lunch to learn key takeaways from this yearโ€™s Champions Retreat. The Retreat was an incredible opportunity to connect with B Corps and people united in using business as a force for good. Join us for the October B Learning Lunch to hear key takeaways and actionable steps we can all take to further the movement. RSVP Now

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Your Purpose-Driven Business (Half-Day Workshop)
Sep
27
9:00 AM09:00

Your Purpose-Driven Business (Half-Day Workshop)

This half-day workshop focuses on assisting B Corps in understanding their regional cultural contexts and how to better articulate their purpose-driven businesses within those contexts. Design thinking exercises will be used to generate ideas that can be implemented on a shoe-string budget with maximum impact.

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ABC - Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ
Sep
12
11:00 AM11:00

ABC - Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Human Resources & Culture. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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The Power of Purpose Driven
Sep
11
5:00 PM17:00

The Power of Purpose Driven

Do you have a purpose and passion for using your business as a force for good? Can advertising and marketing help make a change for a better world? Is it possible for an agency to be both purpose-driven and profit-driven? Come listen to a panel of experts discuss what it mean to be a purpose led business in Oregon. 

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ABC - Always B Collaborating: Sales & Business Development ๐Ÿ
Sep
10
3:00 PM15:00

ABC - Always B Collaborating: Sales & Business Development ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Sales & Business Development. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ
Sep
4
4:30 PM16:30

Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ

Join B Corp colleagues working in the area of Marketing. This ABC group is for those interested in communications, public relations, media, digital marketing, advertising, design, social media, and more! We get together to share knowledge and best practices, as well as organize around shared marketing initiatives to amplify our social impact and B Corp message.

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ABC - Always B Collaborating: Impact & Sustainability Reporting ๐Ÿ
Aug
29
8:30 AM08:30

ABC - Always B Collaborating: Impact & Sustainability Reporting ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees interested in Sustainability & Impact Reporting. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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B Local PDX Summer Mixer at Quickfish
Aug
28
5:00 PM17:00

B Local PDX Summer Mixer at Quickfish

Come enjoy food, B Corp company, and a beautiful summer evening and community gathering brought to you by B Local PDX and hosted at QuickFish in the Pearl District. Connect with others in the B Corp Communityโ€”this is a great opportunity to network and create long-lasting professional and personal relationships in a casual setting.

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August B Learning Lunch: Creating Effective Meetings for Better Results
Aug
22
12:00 PM12:00

August B Learning Lunch: Creating Effective Meetings for Better Results

  • Ecotrust - Billy Frank Jr Conference Center (2nd Floor) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us on Thursday, August 22 at noon for our August B Learning Lunch at Ecotrust. Suzanna Coffman of Trebuchet Group will discuss โ€œCreating Effective Meetings for Better Results.โ€ Did you miss our on last monthโ€™s sold-out event on Harnessing (Healthy) Conflict for Better Results? Our July lunch was so popular that weโ€™ve invited Suzanne back for round 2 of learning around building a healthy workplace team environment!

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B Corp Certification Hackathon *FREE!*
Aug
20
1:30 PM13:30

B Corp Certification Hackathon *FREE!*

Join representatives of B Local PDX & our Certified B Corp community for a working session with on-site expert assistance in B Corp Certification and the B Impact Assessment. Come with a laptop for working on the assessment and your burning questions! Expect to make some good progress on your Certification or Re-Certification process. Please be sure that youโ€™ve signed up for the B Impact Assessment in advance. RSVP Now on Eventbrite!

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Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ
Aug
14
4:30 PM16:30

Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Marketing. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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July B Learning Lunch: Harnessing (Healthy) Conflict for Better Results
Jul
25
12:00 PM12:00

July B Learning Lunch: Harnessing (Healthy) Conflict for Better Results

Join us on Thursday, July 25th at noon for July's B Learning Lunch: Harnessing (Healthy) Conflict for Better Results, to be held at Hopworks Urban Brewery on SE Powell. Our speaker, Suzanne Coffman, Senior Business Advisor & Insight Activator of Trebuchet Group, will explore ways of encouraging positive, healthy, and productive conflict that can lead to better results.

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ABC - Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ
Jul
17
10:00 AM10:00

ABC - Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Human Resources & Culture. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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June B Learning Event: BLD PNW 2019 Reflection
Jun
27
8:00 AM08:00

June B Learning Event: BLD PNW 2019 Reflection

Join us on June 27th for June's B Learning event brought to you by B Local PDX and hosted at the Fully Showroom on SE Water Ave. Meet with us for a morning reflection and discussion after the third annual PNW BLD! The B Local PDX conference is our biggest event of the year. It has provided opportunities to connect with others and participate in continued shared learning experiences. Continue the conversation and take time to reflect on speaker presentations, workshops, and the valuable connections you made.

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B Corp Block Party
Jun
13
6:00 PM18:00

B Corp Block Party

B Local PDX is excited to bring you our first B Corp Block Party, following the BLD PNW conference. This event is free & open to the public. The goal of the event is for a wide audience to join us and learn about B Corps, celebrate the local B Corp Community, see our vibrant and collaborative B Ecosystem, try out local B Corp products, and have a fun time! The block party will include drinks, food, live music, and B Corp vendors. Drink tickets for B Corp wine and beer will be available for purchase in advance and at the door for $5 each.

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ABC - Always B Collaborating: Impact & Sustainability Reporting ๐Ÿ
May
31
8:30 AM08:30

ABC - Always B Collaborating: Impact & Sustainability Reporting ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees interested in Sustainability & Impact Reporting. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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May B Learning Happy Hour: Networking
May
23
6:00 PM18:00

May B Learning Happy Hour: Networking

Join us for May's B Learning Event brought to you by B Local PDX and hosted at Living Room Realty on NE Alberta St. You asked for more networking opportunities, so hereโ€™s your chance to network with our B community. Sara Spirko, Senior Executive Recruiter with Noto Group, will share her experiences with networking and provide some pointers. We'll then facilitate โ€œspeed networkingโ€ to practice what weโ€™ve learned.

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B Corp Career Fair PDX
May
22
11:00 AM11:00

B Corp Career Fair PDX

Learn about new job opportunities and discover how your career can be a force for good at the first annual B Corp Career Fair PDX! Whether you're actively looking for a new job, or just keeping an eye out for new opportunities, this is your chance to connect with Portland's most progressive and socially responsible employers. Some of your favorite local brands are probably B Corps! So come join us to learn how you can get a new job doing work for business with a mission. Register Now.

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ABC - Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ
May
9
10:00 AM10:00

ABC - Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Human Resources & Culture. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ
May
8
8:30 AM08:30

Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Marketing. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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April B Learning Lunch: The Path to Zero Waste
Apr
25
12:00 PM12:00

April B Learning Lunch: The Path to Zero Waste

Join us for our April B Learning Lunch: The Path to Zero Waste with Jeanne Roy. Celebrate Earth Month by learning more about the waste we produce, the four steps to zero waste, and actions you can take to reduce your impact! Weโ€™ll gather over lunch for networking and a content program, brought to you by B Local PDX. We are your local community of B Corp leaders planning education and community building opportunities for prospective and current B Corps. We work to connect our community of those who are passionate about social impact business.

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Dollar Drip Day* at Nossa Familia Coffee
Apr
22
6:30 AM06:30

Dollar Drip Day* at Nossa Familia Coffee

  • All Portland Nossa Familia Coffee Locations (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join Nossa Familia Coffee at all of their Portland cafรฉs on Earth Day, April 22, for Dollar Drip Day* โ€” *when you bring your own mug. Enjoy $1 drip coffee all day if you bring your own reusable travel mug, or choose to hang out and use a for-here mug. Celebrate the Earth by saving a single-use cup, on Earth Day and every day!

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Earth Day Drawing Event with Scout Books at Patagonia
Apr
20
12:00 PM12:00

Earth Day Drawing Event with Scout Books at Patagonia

Join Scout Books for a drawing party on Earth Day! Create change by celebrating creativity and supporting businesses & organizations that value sustainability over the bottom line. Highlighting and benefitting The Nature Conservancy of Oregon, there will be Hopworks Beer, Happy Mountain Kombucha, tunes, and a limited-ediition Scout Book! RSVP on Facebook.

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Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ
Apr
17
5:30 PM17:30

Always B Collaborating: Marketing ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Marketing. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ
Apr
11
10:00 AM10:00

Always B Collaborating: Human Resources & Culture ๐Ÿ

Connect with fellow B Corp employees working in Human Resources & Culture. ABC events provide a venue to discuss opportunities, challenges, and best practices as well as collaborate on collective initiatives. These groups are open to employees of current Certified B Corps, organized by members of our community, and supported by B Local PDX.

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B Corp Certification Hackathon *FREE!*
Apr
4
1:30 PM13:30

B Corp Certification Hackathon *FREE!*

Join representatives of B Local PDX & our Certified B Corp community for on-site expert assistance in B Corp Certification and the B Impact Assessment. Come with a laptop for working on the assessment and your burning questions! Expect to make some good progress on your Certification or Re-Certification process. Please be sure that youโ€™ve signed up for the B Impact Assessment in advance. RSVP Now on Eventbrite!

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