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Save the Date: NACCED 2017 Annual Educational Conference and Training

Tuesday, June 27, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Sarah Mullen
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Registration is open!
Please register today and join your colleagues in Portland, OR for another year of educational sessions and networking events courtesy of our hosts, Clackamas, Washington, Mutlnomah, Clark Counties, and our generous sponsors.
Call for Silent Auction Items   
Each year, NACCED hosts a silent auction and reception to benefit the John C. Murphy Scholarship Fund. We are now accepting items for the silent auction, which in the past has included items like jewelry, art work, golf gear, wine, beer and gourmet food packages, and more.
If you are interested in donating an item for the auction, please complete this form. Alternatively, you can also donate a monetary gift to the John C. Murphy Scholarship fund, and NACCED will purchase an auction item on your behalf. Please email for more details on how to donate. 

Please mail your auction items to our conference hosts in Multnomah County:

NACCED Silent Auction, c/o Janet Hawkins
Multnomah County YFS Division
421 SW Oak Street, Suite 200
Portland, OR 97204
Book your hotel!

This year's meeting will take place at the Courtyard Portland City Center, located in beautiful downtown Portland with easy access to entertainment, restaurants, night life and cultural landmarks. Room rate is $209/night.

Book your room today!

Apply for the Awards of Excellence 
Each year NACCED recognizes the achievements of its members through the Awards of Excellence program. Awards are given in the categories of community development, economic development, homeless coordination/assistance, affordable housing, HOME Investment Partnerships Program, planning/policy/program management and innovation. Learn more and apply here. Applicants must create an account (easy and free!). The deadline for submissions is Friday, August 11, 2017.

Apply for the John C. Murphy Scholarship 

The John C. Murphy Scholarship is now accepting applications. Open to graduate and undergraduate students studying affordable housing and community/economic development, the award is in the amount of $1,500. For more information and to apply, click here! Applicants must create a free account to apply. The deadline for submissions is Friday, August 11, 2017.
Thank you ZoomGrants! 
NACCED would like to thank ZoomGrants for generously donating their software for the Awards of Excellence and John C. Murphy Scholarship applications. The company is also sponsoring and hosting the Monday evening John C. Murphy Scholarship Fund reception at the conference, where attendees will get to opportunity to network, bid on fabulous auction items and learn more about ZoomGrants's solutions for grants management and more. Thank you, team ZoomGrants, for your support! 
Thank you to our Conference Sponsors