Say Hey!®

August 31, 2021


SAVE THE DATE: August 31, 2021 for Say Hey! sponsored by Portland General Electric 

More details to come. In the meantime, if you know of a professional of color who moved to Oregon or southwest Washington in the past 18 months, please encourage them to sign up to be an Honoree by completing the interest form (see purple button above).


Say Hey! convenes business and community leaders to welcome professionals of color who recently relocated to Oregon and Southwest Washington. We help deepen their connection and engagement with our region's multicultural community. Everyone is welcome to attend this free program.


Are you a professional of color who relocated to Oregon or Southwest Washington within the last 18 months? Sign up to be a Say Hey! Honoree by clicking on the purple button above. Honorees get recognized during the program at Say Hey! You will also receive a special welcome bag of goodies and will be invited to unique gatherings designed to deepen connection.

If you know a professional of color who moved to our area in the last 18 months, please encourage them to sign up to be a Say Hey! Honoree and provide them with a link to this page.

For questions, please feel free to email


Do you find it meaningful to make others feel welcomed and valued? If you attended Say Hey before, please consider being a Buddy to our Honorees. This means being a friend to our honored guests and making sure they are comfortable and connected. If you're interested in being a Say Hey! Buddy, please contact Faith Wilson at

Say Hey! Honorees

Learn more about the May 2021 cohort of Honorees by checking out their bios below.