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Spend a week engaged in the community that will soon be your home: Portland! Learn and serve with Portlanders addressing economic disparities through direct service and systems change work. Explore related issues such as food access and transportation equity. Visit with local advocates and partner agencies such as Habitat for Humanity, Operation Nightwatch, Central City Concern, and The Rebuilding Center.  No prior volunteer service is necessary for this trip—just bring enthusiasm and an open mind!


Check out last year’s photos!

Beyond Portlandia: Economic Justice  
Arrive by: 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Return: Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Cost: $450*

Detailed Trip Description

Equipment & Packing List

Pre-Trip Information

Post-trip Information

Hotel Listings                                                                                                                       

The Required Forms Listed Below are Due Friday, June 24th

- Acknowledgment & Assumption of Risk Form (please print, sign, and return by mail, fax or scanned email attachment)

- Online Equipment Request Form (you’ll need to have your Lewis & Clark email set up to access this)

- Online Travel Form (you’ll need to have your Lewis & Clark email set up to access this)

*This price reflects the full cost of the trip. If you submitted a FAFSA, you may be eligible for discounts on the price listed. Simply check the box regarding financial aid on the New Student Trip Reservation Form. Your financial award will be included in the email with your trip placement. 

Plan to add $5/day for vegan, gluten-free, or other specialized diet requests (a vegetarian option is included at no extra charge), medical dietary restrictions exempt.