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October 10, 2014 @ 5:30 pm - October 11, 2014 @ 12:00 am


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Mark your calendars for  the event of the year – Ignite.  Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to celebrate a monumental year for LGBT equality and to honor those who played a significant role in the work to make 2014 one for the history books.



Basic Rights Oregon’s Gala

Friday, October 10, 2014

Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Avenue

VIP Dinner – 5:30pm

Main Event – 7:30pm


Purchase your tickets here!


ASL Interpretation provided upon request.

Attendees should request ASL interpretation with your ticket purchase by September 19, 2014.


For $250 you can join Basic Rights for an intimate evening at the IGNITE’s VIP Dinner – seats are limited so buy your tickets right away! Tickets for the Main Event are only $100 for a night of entertainment, spectacular food and drink, memorable special recognitions, and music to keep you dancing!
Interested in joining us as a sponsor or table host? Contact Justin Pabalate at 503-222-6151 x126 or justin@basicrights.org


Let’s celebrate our victories and set our sights on the important work to achieve lived equality for our community – see you all on October 10th!


A huge thank you to our sponsors and table hosts:


We are proud to announce our Presenting Sponsor for Ignite 2014:

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Liberty Circle


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Equality Circle

Oregon Education Association

The Standard

Stoel Rives LLP

The Boeing Company

Legacy Health

Vibrant Table

Moda Health

Justice Circle

Swaim Strategies

Enterprise Rent A Car

New Seasons Market

Fred Meyer

Oregon Nurses Association

Kaiser Permanente

Lane Powell PC

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Family Care

Freedom Circle

Providence Health & Services

Vanessa Usui & Kimberlee Stafford

Table Hosts

John Halseth & Robin Castro

Al Machemehl & John Harrell

Jon Isaacs

Portland Public Schools

Debbie Burke & Rich Durant

Robert Goman & Stephen Marc Beaudoin

Bob Speltz & Dwight Adkins

University of Oregon

V&B Philanthropy

Kregg Arntson & Ted Fettig

Jason Zidell & Crystal Lamb

Travel Portland

Portland State University

Future PAC

Passadore Properties

Colin Jones

Portland Fire & Rescue

Valerie Solorzano


Perkins Coie

Cupcake Jones & Charles Milne

Cliff Davidson & Andy Sfeir

Main Event Sponsors

Bank of America

US Bank

The Boeing Company

Media Sponsors

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PQ Monthly
Portland Monthly

Food & Beverage Sponsors

Absolut Logo

Vibrant Table


Equality - New Seasons Logo




October 10, 2014 @ 5:30 pm
October 11, 2014 @ 12:00 am