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Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2017 Classroom Law Project Dinner
Tonkon Torp sponsored the Classroom Law Project's (CLP) annual Legal Citizen of the Year Award Dinner & Benefit on April 26. Steven Wilker, a CLP board member, led Tonkon's participation and attendance at the event.
Tonkon Torp Sponsors Oregon Club of Portland Dinner
Tonkon Torp was a sponsor at the Oregon Club of Portland's (OCOP) Tip-Off Dinner on April 20. Jessica Morgan, an OCOP board member, organized Tonkon's involvement with the dinner and attended along with Lindsay Reynolds, David Myers, and additional…
Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2017 Oregonians Against Discrimination Business Leaders Luncheon
Led by our Diversity Task Force, Tonkon Torp was a table sponsor at the 24th Annual Oregonians Against Discrimination Business Leaders Luncheon. Kimberlee Stafford hosted Tonkon's table at the event. The lunch was a celebration and appreciation of…
Sarah Einowski Participates in Light the Night 2017 Executive Breakfast
On April 20, Sarah Einowski participated in the Light the Night Executive Breakfast. Sarah recently joined the Executive Leadership Committee for Light the Night, a fundraising branch of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2017 Human Solutions Auction and Gala
Tonkon Torp was a community sponsor at Human Solutions' annual "Soar With Us" auction and gala held on April 8. Jon Stride, a Human Solutions board member, organized Tonkon's participation with the auction.
Tonkon Torp Sponsors Trivia for Justice Event
On March 30, Tonkon Torp sponsored the Trivia for Justice event put on at Kells Irish Pub by the Campaign for Equal Justice (CEJ) and the Multnomah Bar Association Young Lawyer Section. Michael Willes and Stephanie Grant led Tonkon's involvement with…
Sarah Einowski Joins Light the Night Executive Leadership Committee
Tonkon Torp attorney Sarah Einowski has joined the Executive Leadership Committee for Light the Night. Light the Night is a fundraising branch of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society focused on corporate development. A long-time supporter of the…
Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2017 Power of the Purse Fundraiser
On March 17, Tonkon Torp was a Patron Sponsor for the eighth consecutive year at Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest's annual "Power of the Purse" auction. Turid Owren has been a Girls Inc. board member since 2012.
Tonkon Torp Sponsors NW Youth Careers Expo
Tonkon Torp was a breakfast sponsor at the Portland Workforce Alliance's 13th Annual NW Youth Careers Expo on March 14. Michael Willes led Tonkon's involvement with the event. Thousands of students from the northwest attend the annual expo
Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2017 OWLS Awards Dinner
On March 10, Tonkon Torp was a Gold Sponsor at the Roberts-Deiz Awards Dinner, held at the Portland Art Museum by Oregon Women Lawyers (OWLS). Sarah Einowski organized Tonkon's participation with the event and attended along with a table-full of…
Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2017 Classic Wine Auction
Tonkon Torp sponsored a table at the 33rd Annual Classic Wine Auction on March 4. Steven Wilker managed our table attendance at the event and coordinated the sponsorship in his capacity as chair of the Metropolitan Family Services (MFS) board of…
Tonkon's Immigration Group Sponsors 2017 International Film Festival
Tonkon Torp's Immigration practice group contributed to the Oregon State Bar International Law Section's sponsorship of the 40th Annual Portland International Film Festival (PIFF), put on by the NW Film Center. The festival ran from February 9-25…
Tonkon Torp Receives Honors at CEJ Awards Luncheon
On February 21, Tonkon Torp was honored with the "Large Firm Award," and as a "Defender of Justice" at the annual Awards Luncheon held by the Campaign for Equal Justice (CEJ). The Large Firm Award is in recognition of Tonkon Torp's consistently high…
Tonkon Torp Sponsors January Think & Drink
Tonkon Torp is a sponsor of Oregon Humanities' 2017 Think & Drink series, the first of which was held on January 25. That event focused on Oregon's history of discrimination in land ownership and the effect of this history on identity and belonging.
Tonkon Torp Sponsors The Flick at Third Rail Repertory Theatre
Tonkon Torp was a sponsor for the Third Rail Repertory show The Flick, which ran from January 20 through February 11. Ava Schoen, president of the Third Rail board of directors, organized the sponsorship.
Tonkon Torp Makes Donation to Portland Story Theater
Tonkon Torp made a donation to Portland Story Theater (PST), a nonprofit working to build community, promote understanding, and foster radical empathy by giving voice to the real, true stories of ordinary people. The donation was organized by Robyn…
Steven Wilker Explores Legal and Moral Questions Raised by The Nether
Tonkon Torp attorney Steven Wilker participated in a unique panel discussion that followed the October 16 performance of The Nether, a play presented by Third Rail Repertory Theatre. The play explores challenging legal and moral issues at the…