Doernbecher Freestyle

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Friday, October 23, 2015

Save the date for Friday, October 23 and join us at the Portland Art Museum for Doernbecher Freestyle XII Unveiling and Auction. We will reveal the latest Freestyle collections and learn about the incredible inspiration behind the designs.


Announcing this year's incredible designers!

Isaiah Grubb Emory Maughan Jacob Burris Kian Safholm Lizzie Olivan John Charles

2014 Freestyle Collection

Download the media guide of last year's collection.

See additional photos of last year's collection at

About Doernbecher Freestyle

Doernbecher Freestyle was created in 2004 when Michael Doherty, Nike's Creative Director of Global Brand Presentations and Doernbecher Foundation board member, was talking to his son, Connor, about ways to raise money for the Hospital. Connor had the idea of having Nike create shoes and sell them to raise funds. Michael then invited one of Nike's shoe designers to take a tour of the hospital to inspire him to design a pair of shoes for Doernbecher. It was designer Marcus Tayui's vision to see patients design the shoes with the proceeds benefiting the hospital that in many cases has saved their lives. Now in its twelfth year, this extraordinary program has raised over $11 million for the hospital, which uses the funds for everything from clinical programs and hospital construction to providing care for uninsured children.

Support the Doernbecher Freestyle Program

Sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2015 Doernbecher Freestyle. Download the sponsorship packet or contact Carolanne Wipfli at 503-220-8341 or with questions. If you're interested in attending the event, please contact Sarah Larson at 503-552-0692 or

make a gift


A special thank you to our 2014 Event Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor



Silver Sponsors

Brot & Mary Bishop

Jim Fisher Volvo

Maletis Beverage

Precision Body & Paint

Ziba Design


Bronze Sponsors

Bruggere Family Foundation

D.A. Davidson & Co.

Kevin & Geni Director

The Ehlen Family

New & Neville Real Estate Services


Timber Products Company

Tyfone, Inc.

Umpqua Private Bank

(w)here Real Estate


For event details and program information, please contact Sarah Larson at 503 552-0692 or

Thank you to our In-Kind Sponsors

Avive Design
B&B Print Source
Clutch Camera
Dan Root Photography
Marie Foley
Tom Grissom
Ashley Kaiser
Laura Kringen
Bill Limbocker
Maletis Beverage
Pro Photo Supply
Allison Schmid
Ian Stout