Save the Date! PCRI Announces 7th Annual Gala

Save the Date! PCRI’s 7th Annual Benefit Gala will be held Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Hilton Portland. The 2018 gala will bring the fun and excitement from previous galas, upgraded with a fresh new theme. Tickets to the event will be available soon, and volunteer and sponsorship opportunities are also available.   Sign…

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Kali Thorne-Ladd | 2017 Gala Champion

Kali Thorne-Ladd and partner Alex Aillon’s Viennese Waltz earned them the championship trophy for the 2017 Dancing With the Stars Gala. Kali is the Executive Director and co-founder of KairosPDX, a non-profit organization focused on access to quality early learning opportunities for historically underserved children. She is also the Chair of Portland Community College’s Board…

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2017 Gala | Dancers

PCRI’s sixth annual Dancing with the Stars Gala featured four prominent Portland community members (clockwise from top left): Carlos Banks, Tricia Tillman, Kali Thorne-Ladd and Paul van der Salm, each trained by and dancing with professionals from Fred Astaire Dance Studio. Read below for more information about the competing dancers: Carlos Banks Carlos Banks joined Portland Parks and…

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Cupid Alexander | 2016 Gala Champion

PCRI’s 2016 Dancing with the Stars Portland gala was a dazzling success, thanks to generous sponsors and guests … and to the stars who performed with Fred Astaire Dance Studio’s professional dancers. Check out champions Cupid Alexander and Jessi Aillon performing a West Coast swing.

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PCRI’s 7th Annual Benefit Gala is scheduled for Saturday, May 5, 2018! This year’s event–PCRI Lounge–will take on an exciting new theme with live music and other entertainment. Tickets will be on sale soon!

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PCRI’s annual benefit gala aims to connect and engage community members as well as raise funds and expand PCRI’s efforts to meet Portland’s affordable housing needs.  Your support of the gala helps preserve existing rental homes, develop new affordable rental properties and homes for first-time homebuyers, and expand PCRI’s award-winning resident services programs.