Archive | July, 2014

Eight companies start in business accelerator

Eight companies were in the inaugural class of the Eugene RAIN business accelerator that launched Monday.

The accelerator is an intensive 12-week mentorship and business development program.

The program is part of a broader state-backed economic development initiative called RAIN, which stands for Regional Accelerator and Innovation Network…

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Eight companies start in business accelerator. The Register-Guard. July 15, 2014.

New SE Portland education center, housing development for Native American foster care children moves forward

A program to provide stable housing and a positive learning environment for Native American children in foster care reached a turning point this week.

City, state and county officials – plus others, including an architecture firm, the Native American Youth and Family Center and the Lents neighborhood – signed a “Declaration of Cooperation” Monday during a celebration at the former Foster Elementary School…

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New SE Portland education center, housing development for Native American foster care children moves forward. The Oregonian. July 8, 2014.