Welcome

Congratulations, we are happy that you are a part of OAME!

You will receive an official “Welcome” letter and Certificate via USPS within the next two weeks.

OAME is “the place to be” for networking, getting connected, and finding opportunities for your business. OAME’s Membership includes:

  • Business counseling to assess your business and identify the next steps for your business to grow and develop
  • Networking with our partners to meet and find business opportunities
  • Access to our Micro Loan Program, US-SBA/OAMECC Fund, loans from $500 – $50,000
  • Access to all related Portland Business Alliance (PBA) events at member prices
  • Access to all related Travel Portland events at member prices
  • 20% discount off conference rooms rental fee at OAME Center (business events only)
  • Low cost office space rentals at OAME Center
  • Special prices on a booth at our Annual luncheon and Trade Show
  • Listing in our Annual Directory, online and in print
  • Advertisement in Annual Directory, in print
  • A printed copy of the Annual Directory
  • Free Advertisement(s) in Weekly e-Newsletter (distributed to over 3,000 recipients)
  • Advocacy for minority, women, and emerging small businesses.

If you have any further questions, please contact Tei-Onna Haggard, Membership Services Rep. at teionna@oame.org