Leadership Portland is a new civic education program, designed for individuals eager to make a difference by exploring vital social, political, and economic issues in the local context. The program includes nine interactive days over a six month, one issue each day, designed by groups of issue experts in Portland. Participants will take a deep dive into the opportunities and challenges of community evolution, hear from leading specialists, and intersect around the issues in a highly immersive learning model. Together, participants will explore the places, programs, and people that define Portland’s history, influence our present, and chart the future of the city. Leadership Portland fosters local civic engagement, embraces community complexities, and sparks deep learning and collaboration.