Comunicado de prensa: Impact NW's 2019 Luncheon anual


Contact: Ada Dortch,

Development Director

Phone: (503) 294-7416



New direction for organization to combat region’s housing crisis to be highlighted at one hour event.

Portland, Oregon: Impact NW will reveal its new strategic plan and brand identity at its one hour Annual Luncheon on February 27, 2019 at The Sentinel Hotel. The luncheon, presented by Bank of America, will highlight Impact NW’s renewed commitment to preventing homelessness.

Impact NW has a 53 year history of working alongside children, families, veterans, and seniors as they navigate their journey to stability and opportunity. In response to the housing crisis that has gripped the region, Impact NW is unveiling its unique position to address Portland’s most pressing issue.

“This luncheon represents a pivotal moment for our organization: where we reveal our new direction to all of our stakeholders, honoring the history of our organization while showing people how we will work to address the housing crisis,” said Jeff Cogen, Executive Director of Impact NW.

“This new strategic direction is really a return to the roots of our organization,” said Andy Nelson, Associate Director of Impact NW. “We’re reclaiming our position as a steadfast advocate within Portland: providing relief to people experiencing the housing crisis while making meaningful progress to change it.”

  • The Impact NW Annual Luncheon is a one-hour event where we will come together as a community of neighbors, activists, business leaders, and professionals to address the crisis and help families stay housed.
  • The event will feature Homer Williams as a keynote speaker, Impact NW’s new strategy and brand reveal, and recognize a client and community partner.
  • This year’s luncheon will be held on Wednesday February 27, 2019, 12:00 PM at The Sentinel Hotel.
  • Las entradas para el almuerzo ya están a la venta por $ 25 / boleto en