To create a unified voice by fostering participation and growth of businesses within the Rockwood community.


About us

The RBC is a unified group of like minded business members that have the economics of Rockwood in mind.  The goal is to come together, share ideas, create synergy and promote Rockwood as a whole community, benefiting all!

Rockwood is the home to over 700 businesses within the boundaries listed in the map.  Rockwood is generally considered going east from 162nd to 202nd (Birdsdale) and bordered on the South by Division and the North by the Portland boundary.

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Join the Rockwood Business Coalition in supporting local businesses with the Try Local First Cham Program!  Charm bracelets are $5 each and are sold at Drakes 7 Dees an RBC Member. For a complete list of participating businesses check out this link.



We invite you to come, join a dynamic association and make your voice heard. Together, we can make a difference in this community and for your business or entity. We invite you to become a member of the Rockwood Business Coalition and make an economic, political and social difference in the Rockwood Community

The Rockwood Business Coalition meets the first Thursday of the month from 7:30am – 9:00am, @ Human Solutions’ Rockwood Building  124 NE 181st, Portland, OR 97230 - please check the calendar for possible meeting location change and/or meeting updates.


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RCDC Charter School Application – Reynolds School District Board Meeting Tonight

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What’s Happening in Rockwood!

August 14th 6-9pm  – The Rosewood Initiative in partnership with Repair PDX, City of Gresham and City of Portland, is hosting a Repair Café!-  Volunteers will be providing free:  Bike Repair, Small Appliance repair, Sewing & Electronics repair.  Address for the Rosewood Init
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RAHS – Backpack Fundraiser Opportunity

At RAHS, we believe in giving back to our community so we’ve created a back-to-school backpack give-away event called “We Got Your Back!” At last year’s inaugural event, we had over 1000 children show up yet we only had backpacks for about 500 children. Fortunately, we had extra suppl
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