Special Events

YWCA Clark County hosts a variety of fundraising events, awareness events and workshops that provide hundreds of individuals, groups and businesses the opportunity to engage in social change through participation and sponsorship.

We also conduct anti-violence and sexual assault prevention workshops and diversity training. These help us fulfill our mission, and build a stronger community. To learn more, visit our Prevention Page, call 360-906-9000 or email info@ywcaclarkcounty.org.

If you're interested in sponsoring one of our community events or workshops, contact our Philanthropy Department at 360-906-9123 or ksacamano@ywcaclarkcounty.org.

Oregon Polo Classic, July 22nd and 23rd

Grab that derby hat and summer dress and join us at the second annual Oregon Polo Classic in West Linn, Oregon. Enjoy two full days of exciting polo matches, sample delicious local wines, visit the Whiskey and Cigar Lounge, participate in the Champagne Divot Stop, and more! Bring your kids to Family Day on Saturday, July 22nd. You don't want to miss out on the event of the summer where all proceeds will benefit YWCA Clark County and two other non-profit partners. Your admission includes a lunch buffet and four drink tickets! Information and tickets at www.oregonpoloclassic.com.

Empower Luncheon, September 27th

Celebrate the greatness of staff, volunteers and supporters who empower children and youth in the foster care system every day through advocacy in court, legislative action, and preparedness for independent living. Join us on September 27th, 2017 at 11:00 am and discover the greatness within and around you. Motivational speaker, foster care expert, and rapping dad, Derek Clark will share his story of passion and perseverance.

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Culture and Cuisine in the City, Oct 27th

Few spots remain for a private tour of the exhibit at the Portland Art Museum, dinner at Headwaters with Basel Cellars winemaker and wines, a night at The Paramount Hotel, and a shopping trip to Nordstrom the next day! - all in support of YWCA Clark County. Register at https://cwa.ejoinme.org/earlypurchase. Call 360-906-9123 for a special registration code or email ksacamano@ywcaclarkcounty.org.

Classic Wines Auction, March 3rd, 2018

YWCA Clark County partners with the Classic Wines Auction (CWA) to present a fantastic fundraising event that includes a gala auction, winemaker dinners, and Ambassador's Dinner. In March 2017, the auction raised $3.5 million to support the work of non-profit organizations such as Metropolitan Family Service, New Avenues for Youth, Friends of the Children – Portland, Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel and YWCA Clark County. To get involved with this unique fundraiser, Contact Kate Sacamano at 360-906-9123 or ksacamano@ywcaclarkcounty.org.

Sponsorship opportunities available.

Contact us today to show your support for YWCA Clark County. Call Kate Sacamano at 360-906-9123 or email ksacamano@ywcaclarkcounty.org.