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G.R.O.W. 2008
Saturday, January 26, 2008 - 9:00am to Saturday, January 26, 2008 - 5:00pm

G.R.O.W. 2008
Growing Real Opportunities in the World by Beginning Locally

Saturday, January 26, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Smith Memorial Student Union


For only $30 we offer you all-day access to skills development sessions, project plans, breakfast, lunch and reception.

With a projected attendance of 350, sponsorships and participation of over 60 different Portland-based organizations focused on tackling global issues. The conference is a true collaboration between institutions - businesses, nonprofit and public and excellent opportunity for networking. Speakers with diverse backgrounds will lead G.R.O.W. 2008 participants through interactive skill development breakout seminars, inspiration-building talks, and nonprofit project plan sessions.; Speakers for the event include: Nick Macdonald, Mercy Corps; Brent Hample, India Partners; Dennis Ceru, Babson College; Elliot Maltz, Willamette University; Maria Wulff, World Affairs Council of Oregon; Martin Moll, AKT; Michael Paul, The Commerce Bank of Oregon; Perry Gruber, Intel; and Titus Herman, Goodwill Industries of Columbia Willamette.