The Right Brain Initiative


Portland Trail Blazers rocked the runway at SHIFT!

December 12th, 2017 by Maya McFaddin View

Our partnership with the Portland Trail Blazers dates back to the early years of Right Brain and has been consistent ever since, including our 2014 arts advocacy video with Portland Legend Jerome Kersey. Once again this year, our friends at the Trail Blazers were the true definition of an incredible community partner as we launched […]

Discover your voice in the 2017 Give!Guide

October 30th, 2017 by Maya McFaddin View

The Right Brain Initiative is thrilled to be back in the 2017 Willamette Week Give!Guide, an innovative online fundraising campaign for 149 local non-profits, for the eighth consecutive year. We’ve kicked off the 2017–18 school year by empowering over 29,000 students and 1,700 educators to discover their creative voices. Now we’re ready to hear yours! […]

“SHIFT: An experiment in fashion design” was an evening for the books

September 28th, 2017 by Maya McFaddin View

SHIFT: An experiment in fashion design was more than a runway show. It was a community celebration. It was the start of a new tradition! On Thursday, September 21, 2017 SHIFT: An experiment in fashion design brought together some of the region’s most innovative design thinkers for our first annual fundraiser celebrating equitable education, creativity […]