(If this page was not the one you expected to see: This page doubles as my 404 page.)
Wikipedia because it is the encyclopedia to end all encyclopedias.
The American Library Association because it brings together American librarians into a combined force to support and defend the values embodied by libraries.
KBOO-FM Portland because it provides a community-run platform for people who have no other media outlets.
Friends of the Multnomah County Library because it supports a great public library.
The Portland Art Museum because it offers exciting exhibits, a worthy permanent collection, and a variety of public programs that support the arts.
Mother Foucault's Bookshop for being the model of a small book store.
The New Books Network, which interviews dozens of professors each month about their new books.
The Pittock Mansion Society for preserving a gem of a landmark building and making it available to the public.