Second Annual Untold Stories Gala
Untold Stories is Know Your City’s second annual benefit gala. This year, we will bring together over 150 guests for an unforgettable evening, including: hors d’oeuvres, drinks, dessert, performances from local talent, and a paddle raise. Untold Stories is a night to raise essential funds to further Know Your City’s programs of engaging everyday Oregonians in the history, culture, and civics of this region.
Founded in 2009, KYC cultivates the creative capacity of communities through multidisciplinary partnerships, projects, and public programs, including tours, discussion forums, publications, youth engagement, and creative placemaking initiatives. From our inception, KYC has championed the vital role of artistic and creative expression in stimulating civic engagement, cross-cultural dialogue, and movements for social equity. In just 6 years, we’ve partnered with 90+ organizations to provide programs that help diverse audiences develop a strong sense of place through art, history, and culture. Notable Projects include: the Jade Journal, DeGentrifying Portland, Comics for Change, Oregon History Comics, Sing a Song of Portland, the Hidden History of Albina, PDX Social History Guide App, and the World’s Largest Louie Louie Sing-a-Long.