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September 9th, 2014

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:00pm: Operation Nightwatch Volunteer Orientation
    Operation Nightwatch, a non-sectarian night ministry of friendship and community, has been serving Portland’s street population since 1981. Come find out how you can join in solidarity with this organization.

September 11th, 2014

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:00pm: SMART Volunteer Orientation
    Each year, Start Making a Reader Today (SMART) reaches thousands of Oregon children with vital one-on-one reading support, and books for those who need them most. Come find out how to become a tutor!

September 12th, 2014

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:00pm: SCRAP Volunteer Orientation
    SCRAP inspires creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior by providing educational programs and affordable materials to the community. Come learn how you can engage in their work.

September 16th, 2014

  • Image preview 6:00pm - 7:00pm: Portland Youth Builders Volunteer Orientation
    Portland Youth Builders operates an alternative high school matching traditional academic curriculum with green construction and computer technology courses. Come find out how you can be a part of this organization’s great work!

September 23rd, 2014

  • Image preview 4:00pm - 5:00pm: 211info’s Volunteer Orientation
    211info has free information about 3,000 agencies providing over 50,000 programs to people throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. Come learn how you can assist in their efforts.

September 24th, 2014

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    Many thanks to Cassie Cohen of Groundwork Portland and Jenn Bildersee of the Portland Brownfields Program for joining us for an educational lunch covering the history of brownfields, brownfields and environmental justice issues in Portland, and local, regional, and national resources. 
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    Photos of program lecturers and performers.
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    An exhibit memorializing Oregon soldiers and contractors killed in the Iraq War, on display at Lewis & Clark on March 3, 2008 underscores the human and economic costs of the war to Oregon.

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