Category Archives: News

LeAnn Locher: What's in a Name?

LeAnn Locher is the founder and President of LeAnn Locher & Associates, a Portland-based firm that provides branding, graphic design and communication services for socially responsible businesses, non profits and foundations. LeAnn graciously donated her time and talents to shepherd Death:OK … Continue reading

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Educational, Inspirational Merchandise!

Are you ready to tell the world that you are someone who is willing to “talk about it”? Show your support for this event and start up conversations at the same time. Death:OK t-shirts and tote bags are available ONLY through … Continue reading

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Join a Death Cafe at Death:OK

PDX Death Cafe is the largest in the world, according to the movement’s founder, London-based Jon Underwood. It was the incredible community interest that led us to organize this day-long event. Death Cafes are simply a place to talk about what’s … Continue reading

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Closing Festivities Performers Announced!

After a full day of inspiration, information, and connection we hope you’ll join us for happy hour refreshments, mingling, and music. We are pleased to announce our talented performers for our Closing Festivities! Motherlode: This quartet of women create original songs … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Tio Houston

Tio Houston serves as the co-chair for the Programming Committee. He brings joy, inspiration, and an eye for strategy to making this special event possible. Tio is also a clinical social worker with more than 20 years of counseling experience. … Continue reading

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Schedule Open for Pre-Selection

Taking place October 17th on the beautiful Reed College campus in southeast Portland, Death:OK offers a 10-hour day of inspiration, information & connection. We’ve now opened our incredible schedule for pre-selection to the scores of good people who bought early-bird … Continue reading

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Volunteer Profile with Jodie Buller

 Jodie Buller is always on the move. She spends a lot of time traversing highways and biways of the Pacific Northwest in her trusty Subaru to do her work in the world. Fortunately we were able to catch her on … Continue reading

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