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Portland's Cathedral Park Jazz Festival

The only completely FREE jazz festival in Portland - happening for over 35 years running!

Help Us Keep This Local Festival FREE to the Portland Public!

Four years ago, the festival was dying as a result of management problems. To prevent this terrible loss to Portland, the Jazz Society of Oregon took over management of this festival.

The great news is that attendance is up and the festival has never been more popular!

The Jazz Society of Oregon is a 501(c)(3) non-profit. We are entirely privately funded. We are also completely volunteer-driven. None of us gets paid and JSO does not take a cut from the festival fundraising.

The Cathedral Park Jazz Festival receives NOTHING from the City of Portland. In fact, our park and license fees are HUGE. We are entirely dependent on donations and sponsorships to keep this festival FREE.

This year we have decided to go online to boost our festival fundraising efforts! Please help us by making a donation towards our many expenses!

Specifically, we are looking for donations to cover our artist lineup, lighting, sound, park fees and sanitation. Those expenses total just under $40,000.

So far, we have raised close to one third of this, but urgently need your help! Our goal is to raise another $12,500 by April 12th!

Please help us reach our goal. Tell all your friends!

Guess what? Your donations to this festival are Tax-Deductible!

That's right, your donation is Tax-Deductible!

Thank you for supporting FREE live music - and for supporting JAZZ!

America's most exciting and unique musical form!

Learn more about the Cathedral Park Jazz Festival at http://www.jazzoregon.com/cpjazz/

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Because this festival has been running so many years, we have built up a tremendous knowledge and experience base. This festival runs like clockwork!

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