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.


In the News...

RBC Strategic Planning 2015 – Continues

NOVEMBER 6th 7:30am Meeting Canceled!! New Meeting for Strategic Planning scheduled for the following Thursday, November 13th from 6pm – 7:30pm at Park Place Cafe – birth place of the RBC. Join us as we continue to define, redefine, direct and redirect the Rockwood Busines
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MHCC Strategic Planning Events

Please join the RBC as we support MHCC Strategic Event Planning: Be Heard! Mt. Hood Community College is planning for the future. As a member of the MHCC district, your input is important to the college. Please join MHCC President, Dr. Debra Derr, board members and other community mem
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KNOVA Charter School – Needs your support!

Would your business like to support a local school in your neighborhood?  Reach out to KNOVA Here is the letter we received from John Nelson:   My Name is John Nelsen and I am a long-time community servant in the Rockwood community.  I have taken on the task of reviving a small distre
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Rockwood Neighborhood Association Update

Vance Park Futsal_Soccer Project    Dear Rockwood Partners,   The Rockwood Neighborhood Association held a meeting August 19th at Park Place Café to discuss ideas for the use of the old tennis court area behind the Butterfly Garden.   In the attachment above are pictures and plans for
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