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Co-founder of Sarah Shipley to Lead a Civic Crowdfunding Session at the City Club of Portland’s Civic Salon

October 24, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST

Sarah Shipley, co-founder of Neighbor.lyBikeWalkKCand Kansas City B-cycle, will lead a session on crowdfunding campaigns at the the City Club of Portland’s Civic Salon.

Shipley, who also owns Shipley Communications, has raised money for communities all over the country. She has witnessed diverse communities come together to build anything from an all-access playground to a bike sharing system.

“Thanks to my experiences working with civic crowdfunding campaigns throughout the nation, I have learned what works and what doesn’t when it comes to building successful initiatives and I’m excited to share my knowledge and help others,” Shipley says.

This event is free to attend, but there are a limited number of spots. Register online.

About Civic Salons
Named by Portland Monthly as the city’s “best intellectual salon,” Civic Salons bring people together for great discussion and good food in intimate settings. Attend a Salon where you’ll enjoy the listening, learning, and conversing that comes with a provocateur knowledgeable in a given topic. Enjoy food and wine while exploring topics that range from politics to art to education. Civic Salons are held in homes, businesses, restaurants, and other venues that offer a space conducive to conversation and the exchanging of ideas.

About Shipley Communications
Shipley Communications is a female-owned small business that believes that good communication is simple, honest and can change the world. We build relationships with the words we write and love to do good work for good people. Learn more at


October 24, 2013
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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