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Giving Tuesdsay
Giving Tuesdsay

WHAT is Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday began in 2012, on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, as a specific day to highlight the importance of giving back, following the material purchases of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday...

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All Fun, No Fuss!
All Fun, No Fuss!

The slogan for the NCC Community Block Party Fundraiser certainly lived up to its billing! 160 people packed the Lagunitas Brewing Community Room in NE Portland to enjoy great beer, local wines, and fabulous food from three local food trucks. The...

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Count Her In
Count Her In

The Women’s Foundation of Oregon just released a report called “Count Her In” (see the full report at www.womensfoundationoforgon.org). It reveals some very sad statistics about women in Oregon. -Nearly half of the females...

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Together for Peace
Together for Peace

The United Nations has asked all peoples to unite in prayer and action for peace throughout the world. Ending the numerous “official wars” is often what comes to mind when we think of peace. But that is only the tip of the iceberg. There must be...

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Poem for Printer
Poem for Printer

NCC has thrown our poetry in the ring for the Oregon Community Foundation’s haiku contest! The contest asks nonprofits to collapse a traditional grant proposal into the seventeen-syllable format of a haiku poem. NCC’s color printer died this...

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NCC Founders Interviewed
NCC Founders Interviewed

When The Northwest Catholic Counseling Center was founded 30 years ago, therapy was done from borrowed rooms using second-hand furniture. Those humble beginnings were highlighted on July 19 with a published interview in the Global Sisters Report...

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