This year as the holidays approach, stretched budgets and lower donations are causing problems for some Portland nonprofits.
Portland nonprofit Focus the Nation is shutting down during 2014 to restructure.
The nonprofit Clean Energy Works helps homeowners improve their energy-guzzling homes.
Portland nonprofit TransActive leads the nation in helping transgender and gender-nonconforming youth and their families.
Portland-based Ecotrust spun off for-profit subsidiary Point 97 this month.