Empowering residents to consciously engage locally,
catalyzing communities in the Columbia River Gorge
toward progress and prosperity for all

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Give Local, Get Local

Friends, Gorge Owned is excited to announce our annual winter membership drive, Give Local, Get Local.  Being a member-supporter of Gorge Owned, whether individual or business, is both an act of kindness and an act to effect real change at the local level. Your...

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History Slam: An Improvisational View into our Past

Join Gorge Owned on Wednesday, December 13 at Columbia Center for the Arts as we welcome local favorites Arthur Babitz and Scott Cook. The evening will feature a collection of this dynamic duo’s favorite subjects, with a focus not only on what they know, but how they came to know it. This event will be improvisational, challenging each other and taking audience requests.

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About Gorge Owned

Gorge Owned is a member-supported 501(c)(3) community development organization. We empower Gorge communities through transformative ideas and tools, promoting the spirit of localism, and facilitating dialogue to foster connections and effect meaningful gains at the local level.

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Our Sustaining Members:

Center Pointe Community Bank
Hire Electric

The Gorge Owned Board of Directors

Common Energy
Cascade Acupuncture Center