2019 United Nations Day

The United Nations has declared climate change as the defining issue of our time.  You are invited to come learn about taking Climate Action. Join Keynote Speaker, Gillian Wilson, Communications Associate at UNA-USA, Washington, D.C., to explore how to address climate change through an advocacy...

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Placemaking Program Info Sessions

Do you see the street intersection paintings around town, benches made of earth, or food forests? This event will explore how communities design and install the projects through the City Repair Project. This is a great event if you want to do such a project in your community or if you want to...

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Ghost Net Landscape by Emily Miller

“Ghost Net Landscape” by Emily Miller opens October 7th at the Kathrin Cawein Gallery.  The collaborative exhibit will feature Emily Miller’s finished sculptures created from plastic marine debris (“ghost net”) as well as over 1,000 pounds of unprocessed fishing rope and net.  For four weeks,...

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International Day of Peace

Hosteling International USA, United Nations Association Portland, the Jubitz Family Foundation’s War Prevention Initiative, the Rotarian Action Group for Peace, and the Greater Portland Sustainability Education Network (GPSEN) are co-hosting this year’s International Day of Peace...

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ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement

This September, Global Citizen — in partnership with National Geographic, Procter & Gamble, and RadicalMedia — is launching an unprecedented, six-part documentary series featuring artists and activists such as Pharrell Williams, Usher, Hugh Jackman, Rachel Brosnahan, Common, and Darren Criss....

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Bark Base Camp

For two decades, Bark has worked to create opportunities for people to experience the forest firsthand and to learn about the flora, fauna, rivers & meadows, as well as the threats posed by industrial logging. Bark’s boots-on-the-ground approach strengthens our advocacy and legal tactics and...

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Nature for All campaign

Dear partners and friends, As many of you know, The Intertwine Alliance Board of Directors has endorsed the Metro Parks and Nature measure. Supported by the Nature for All campaign, this region-wide Metro bond seeks to renew funding that ensures birds, fish, friends and neighbors alike have access...

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Climate Emergency Rally

Save the date! Extinction Rebellion PDX, Sunrise Movement PDX and several other groups are hosting a rally and action for next Friday’s solstice. We are facing an unprecedented global emergency. Our government has failed to protect us. If you’ve been thinking it’s time to act,...

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Kelsey Juliana Speaks

The Climate Reality Project: Portland Chapter is proud to present, along with City Club of Portland… A NIGHT WITH CELEBRATED YOUTH CLIMATE ACTIVIST, KELSEY JULIANA! Hear Kelsey speak about her journey, the current state of the Youth v Gov Lawsuit, and how we can support it. Local Environmental...

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Summer Jobs: Fund for the Public Interest

The Fund is currently hiring students to join our summer campaign staff right here in Portland, and in 30 other cities across the country. Students will get the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in grassroots organizing, learn valuable communication skills and have the opportunity to...

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Lifestyle Medicine: Food As Medicine

Dr. Charlie Ross, with Dr. John McDougall, Dr. Robyn Dreibelbis and Scott Wagnon, PA-C, will share the benefits of a plant-based diet and its impact on health and wellness. This program is accredited for 5 AOA Category 1-A Continuing Medical Education credits. While this program is designed as...

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