NEST  No Empty Seats Today

NEST is a cornerstone program of White Bird's community engaement. Created 19 years ago, NEST partners with many non-profit heath and human service organizations in Portland. Through generous sponsorship by The Standard and Starseed Foundation, NEST provides subscriptions to our Dance Series to the clients of our partner organizations in addition to tickets donated by White Bird subscribers and single-ticket buyers. 

For NEST recipients, this program provides access to world-class dance presented through White Bird- a special and new experience for many of the recipients. 

Each year, White Bird offers over 500 contributed tickets to our NEST partner organizations. 

With your financial support, White Bird has been able to give this gift to nearly 10,000 people over the past 18 years! 

Having a scheduling conflict? Donate your ticket to NEST. 

*Please note: Your donation is tax deductible if received 48hrs prior to the performance.*

To donate your tickets, simply mail them to the address below, OR fill out our online NEST donation form. 

Mailing Address:

White Bird – NEST

PO Box 99, Portland OR 97207

*Include your name, address, email, and phone number.

NEST Partner Organizations 

NEST  No Empty Seats Today

NEST is a cornerstone program of White Bird's community engagement. Created 19 years ago, NEST partners with many non-profit health and human service organizations in Portland. Through generous sponsorship by The Standard and Starseed Foundation, NEST provides subscriptions to our Dance Series to the clients of our partner organizations in addition to tickets donated by White Bird subscribers and single-ticket buyers. 

For NEST recipients, this program provides access to world-class dance presented through White Bird- a special and new experience for many of the recipients. 

Each year, White Bird offers over 500 contributed tickets to our NEST partner organizations. 

With your financial support, White Bird has been able to give this gift to nearly 10,000 people over the past 18 years! 

Pictured: Transition Project ticket recipients at Pilobolus in October 2018.

SAGE

SAGE Metro Portland works to enhance the lives of older gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community members through education, advocacy, outreach and resource development.

El Programa Hispano

El Programa Hispano works toward the advancement of racial equity and social justice through the power of our Latinx Culture, community and self-determination.

NAYA

Native American Youth and Family Center serves to to enhance the diverse strengths of our youth and families in partnership with the community through cultural identity and education

Central City Concern 

Central City Concern serves single adults and families in the Portland metro area who are impacted by homelessness, poverty and addictions. 

P:EAR 

P:ear builds positive relationships with homeless and transitional youth through education, art and recreation to affirm personal worth and create more meaningful and healthier lives.

Friends of the Children

FOTC's mission is to provide our most vulnerable children a nurturing and sustained with a professional mentor who teaches positive values and has attainable expectations for each child to become a healthy, productive member of the community.

Cascade Aids Project

We support and empower all people with or affected by HIV, reduce stigma, and provide the LGBTQ+ community with compassionate healthcare

Reach CDC

Reach creates quality, affordable housing and opportunities for individuals, families and communities to thrive.

Latino Network 

Latino Network works to positively transform the lives of Latino youth, families, and communities. 

Big Brothers Big Sisters 

For children facing adversity, Big Brothers Big Sisters builds bonds to change lives, enabling kids to reach their greatest potential through strong and enduring, professionally supported, one-to-one relationships and a network of support.