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100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon 2013

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Articles - October 2013
Thursday, October 10, 2013

1013 Nonprofit

MEDIUM ORGANIZATIONS [20-49 OREGON EMPLOYEES]
RANK 2013 2012 ORGANIZATION
WEBSITE
CITY SENIOR EXEC
TITLE
EMPs OR / TOTAL PURPOSE SCORE EMPLOYEE/ EMPLOYER TOTAL
1 21 Playworks
playworks.org
Portland Jonathan Blasher
Executive Director
20
550
Improves learning with safe, healthy and inclusive play and physical activity at recess and school day 453.8
69.8
523.64
2 3 Aim High Academy Martial Arts
aimhighma.org
Beaverton Dan Sikkens
Executive Director
24
24
Martial-arts instruction and community enrichment 480.8
42.6
523.41
3 3 Sponsors
sponsorsinc.org
Eugene Paul Solomon
Executive Director
22
22
Re-entry services to people with criminal histories 456.2
65.7
521.93
4 2 Northwest Housing Alternatives
nwhousing.org
Milwaukie Martha McLennan
Executive Director
30
30
Provides a continuum of housing from homeless shelters to affordable rentals 438.4
80.0
518.33
5 NR Willamette University MBA – Atkinson Graduate School of Management
willamette.edu/mba
Salem Debra Ringold
Dean
42
42
Graduate school of management, including MBA program and executive education 422.7
85.5
508.20
6 NR Earth Advantage
earthadvantage.org
Portland David Heslam
Executive Director
25
26
Designs tools to create better, more sustainable buildings 437.0
66.5
503.53
7 17 Ashland Supportive Housing
ashlandash.org
Ashland L. Sue Crader
Executive Director
32
32
Supports adults with disabilities in residential, respite and community outreach programs 439.7
61.9
501.61
8 4 Saving Grace
saving-grace.org
Bend Janet Huerta
Executive Director
24
24
Domestic violence and sexual assault intervention and prevention 432.5
67.5
499.97
9 33 HIV Alliance
hivalliance.org
Eugene Diane Lang
Executive Director
38
38
Supports individuals living with HIV/AIDS and prevents new infections 431.7
64.5
496.20
10 15 “I Have a Dream” Foundation – Oregon
ihaveadreamoregon.org
Portland Mark Langseth
President and CEO
20
20
Helps low-income children succeed in school, college and career 416.9
75.6
492.53
11 NR FolkTime
folktime.org
Portland Thomas Brady
Executive Director
21
21
Mental health support services provided by trained peers 427.9
61.4
489.31
12 NR Care Partners
hospicewc.org
Hillsboro Andrew Kyler
CEO
48
48
Hospice and palliative care health services 425.2
64.0
489.11
13 NR Mt. Ashland Association
mtashland.com
Ashland Kim Clark
General Manager
20
20
Alpine recreation 428.3
57.6
485.94
14 5 Ronald McDonald House Charities OR/SW WA
rmhcoregon.org
Portland Tom Soma
Executive Director
25
25
A "home away from home" to families with seriously ill children, and initiatives to improve pediatric health 424.4
60.9
485.26
15 NR Adelante Mujeres
adelantemujeres.org
Forest Grove Bridget Cooke
Executive Director
20
20
Pre-k, small business and sustainable agriculture education and after-school programs for Latino families 416.7
66.0
482.66
16 NR BRING Recycling
bringrecycling.org
Eugene Julie Daniel
Executive Director
22
22
Education, reuse and business consulting 418.7
63.2
481.94
17 NR Our United Villages
ourunitedvillages.org
Portland Shane Endicott
Executive Director
33
33
Community engagement, used building material resource center, deconstruction and education 428.6
53.3
481.92
18 NR Humane Society of Central Oregon
hsco.org
Bend Sabrina Slusser
Executive Director
35
35
Cares for abandoned, stray, surrendered and abused animals, and places adoptable animals 419.2
62.4
481.67
19 NR The Wallace Medical Concern
wallacemedical.org
Portland Lisa Cline
Executive Director
22
22
Primary, urgent and specialty care for uninsured and those with barriers to health care 409.5
69.0
478.52
20 13 Portland YouthBuilders
pybpdx.org
Portland Jill Walters
Executive Director
23
30
Alternative high school for low-income youth who are trying to move out of poverty 402.6
74.9
477.48
21 NR Sisters of the Road
sistersoftheroad.org
Portland Collective 20
20
Cafe serving nutritious food, primarily for those experiencing homelessness 409.1
62.4
471.49
22 29 SMART (Start Making A Reader Today)
getsmartoregon.org
Portland Chris Otis
Executive Director
32
32
Engages community volunteers across Oregon to read one-on-one with pre-k through 3rd-grade children 407.5
59.4
466.86
23 NR Children's Cancer Association
joyrx.org
Portland Regina Ellis
CEO and Founder
30
30
Music, mentoring and support for children with life-threatening illnesses 400.5
64.2
464.69
24 12 JOIN
joinpdx.com
Portland Marc Jolin
Executive Director
21
21
Homeless street outreach and housing placement and support services 398.9
64.7
463.61
25 21 The Freshwater Trust
thefreshwatertrust.org
Portland Joe Whitworth
President
36
36
Water conservation and river restoration 394.8
68.5
463.35
26 22 Travel Oregon
traveloregon.com
Salem Todd Davidson
CEO
31
31
State tourism agency strengthening the economic impact of tourism in Oregon 385.0
75.9
460.89
27 15 Rural Development Initiatives
rdiinc.org
Eugene Craig Smith
Executive Director
25
25
Develops leaders, organizations and collaborative networks to enhance economic vitality in rural communities 383.1
74.6
457.74
28 NR Portland Community Media
pcmtv.org
Portland Cece Hughley Noel
Executive Director
20
20
Provides multimedia education, access and production services to the Portland community 381.3
74.1
455.36
29 NR Clackamas Women's Services
cwsor.org
Oregon City Melissa Erlbaum
Executive Director
32
32
Fosters self-empowerment of women and children to establish lives free of domestic and sexual violence 387.3
64.0
451.22
30 14 CASA of Oregon
casaoforegon.org
Sherwood Peter Hainley
Executive Director
20
20
Helps local direct-service organizations improve the lives of Oregonians, particularly in rural areas 364.6
80.5
445.02
31 31 Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives
pcrihome.org
Portland Maxine Fitzpatrick
Executive Director
28
28
Affordable housing and associated resident services 378.2
66.5
444.65
32 6 Lines for Life
linesforlife.org
Portland Judy Cushing
CEO
24
24
Prevents substance abuse and suicide with 24-hour crisis lines that handle more than 35,000 calls a year 382.4
61.9
444.36
33 NR 211info
211info.org
Portland Dan Herman
CEO
43
43
Connecting people with community services through a statewide database, 211 phone line and online portals 375.5
66.0
441.49


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+2 #1 RE: 100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon 2013Guest 2013-10-20 22:53:09
I'm looking for the list of 100 best nonprofits to work for. I can't find the list and keep clicking on different links. Any thoughts? Thank you!
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You're in the right article. It is displayed in 6 pages. If you click "Next," it will take you to the next page.

Alternatively, you could use the "article index." If you click "Top 34 Large Organizations," you will find that portion of the list. If you click, "Top 33 Medium Organizations," you will find that portion. And finally if you click "Top 33 Small Organizations," you will find the final portion of the list.

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Planning some big and fun events for the Naturopathic Medical Student Association (NMSA). Great people, great experience- starting in January. Email if interested.
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