Automotive Service Association (ASA)
Backed by a 50-year history, ASA has been the leading organization for
owners and managers of automotive service businesses that strive to deliver
excellence in service and repairs to consumers.
Car Care Council(CCC)
Car Care Council's Mission is to educate motorists about the importance of maintenance, repair and enhancements for
safer, cleaner, better performing vehicles.
Eco-logical Business Program
The Eco-Logical Business Program recognizes businesses that reach the highest
standards in minimizing their environmental impact. The goal of the program
is to prevent and minimize pollution generated by small businesses in the
Tri-County area. This is the first multi-media (air, water, solid waste)
certification program in the nation.
International Automotive Technic1ans Network (iATN) The largest network of automotive technicians in the world. The
International Automotive Technicians' Network is a group of 37,815
professional automotive technicians from 120 countries. The automotive
professionals of this group exchange technical knowledge and information
with other members from around the globe, sharing 688, 871 years of
The Identifix repair hotline is staffed by 30+ factory-trained technicians
who each specialize on tracking, diagnosing and repairing problems on just
Northwest Automotive Trades Association (NATA)
NATA is the automotive industry's business resource committed to promoting
professionalism and education, providing quality benefits and services,
representing common business interests and building consumer confidence.
The mission of
Northwest Business for Culture and the Arts (NW/BCA)
is to dramatically increase public and private support for arts, heritage, and humanities
throughout Oregon and SW Washington. NW/BCA provides a dynamic and
mutually beneficial link between business and the arts.
The Oregon Natural Step Network (the Network)
was formed to support Oregon business, governmental, and educational organizations interested in
using The Natural Step (TNS) framework for sustainability. The Network is a
membership organization open to interested organizations and individuals.
Protecting your right to roam! Formerly the Willamette Pedestrian Coalition, Oregon Walks
promotes walking and advocates for the needs of the unvehicled.
VOIS Voice for Oregon Innovation and Sustainability is Oregon’s sustainable business alliance. We connect and activate the sustainable business
community in order to leverage a prosperous future. We hope you will join us in working for a
level playing field for businesses that take care of their employees, protect the environment
and make a positive difference in their communities.
The Coalition for a Livable Future
is a network of 60 non-profit and
community-based organizations working together to create a more equitable
and sustainable Portland metropolitan region.
- practical steps for using your consumer and investor power
for societal change.
E3: Employers for Education Excellence,
Chalkboard Project, and
Oregon Business Plan
have created the Employer-Classroom Connection Challenge. The
Challenge: Adopt policies and practices that encourage school
involvement by all of your employees — whether they have kids or not.
Oregon Main Street Alliance
Too often, small businesses are 'spoken for' by corporate lobbyists who claim to represent
us but are really pushing a Big Business agenda. We’re changing that by creating
opportunities for Oregon’s small business owners to speak for ourselves – face to face
with decision-makers, at public events and through the media.
National Main Street Alliance
The Main Street Alliance is a national network of state-based small business
coalitions. The Alliance creates opportunities for small business owners to speak for
ourselves, advancing public policies that are good for our businesses, our employees,
and the communities we serve.