Apply to be a Confluence Americorps Member

We are excited to announce the publication of our 2019-2020 Confluence positions!    Check out our website (confluencecenter.org/apply-now) to see a complete listing of all 22 of our upcoming AmeriCorps positions. Confluence AmeriCorps Members serve full time from September 11, 2019 through July...

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ECO Seeks Executive Director

Ecology in Classrooms and Outdoors (ECO) seeks an experienced, goal oriented Executive Director to lead the organization into the next level of growth. This is a high profile position for an individual with a passion for environmental education. Ideal candidates possess proven leadership skills...

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¡EXPLORANDO EL COLUMBIA SLOUGH!

¡Ven a celebrar la naturaleza! Ofrecemos actividades en español e inglés para todas las edades incluyendo: -Bailes folclóricos y música -Plantas gratuitas y consejos para la jardinería -Animales vivos -20+ grupos comunitarios -Carritos de comida -Una búsqueda del tosoro -Viajes guiados gratuitos...

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2020 Green Schools Conference and Expo

Join us in Portland, Oregon for the 10th annual Green Schools Conference and Expo (GSCE) to be held at the Hilton Portland Downtown on March 2 – 4, 2020. GSCE is the only national event to bring together all the players involved in making green schools a reality: people who lead, operate,...

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Volunteer Field Trip Leader Spring 2019

Are you passionate about teaching, nature, or working with children? If so, consider volunteering with the Sauvie Island Center this spring! Volunteers are trained to lead or co-lead small groups of elementary school students through hands-on activities about plant life cycles, pollination, soil...

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FREE Native Plants Workshop

Explore the benefits of gardening with Native plants. Discover Portland’s most common native plant communities, learn which species do well in similar growing conditions, and get tips to help them thrive.

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Community Educator: Lead Poisoning Prevention

Please visit https://www.communityenergyproject.org/job-opportunities/ for full job description and application instructions. POSITION DESCRIPTION MISSION                           Community Energy Project believes that everyone deserves a safe, healthy, efficient home regardless of income....

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Evening Canoe the Slough

Bring the whole family for a safe and fun canoe trip on the slow-moving Columbia Slough!  Using our “bimaran” configuration (two canoes strapped together), this trip is safe for infants, adults, and grandparents alike. We’ll provide a variety of single kayaks, tandem kayaks and bimarans to choose...

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Seeking volunteers to help monitor wildlife cameras on Mt Hood

Volunteers are needed to help with a long term survey of rare carnivores on Mt Hood. Help search for wolverine and wolves, study the distribution of rare montane red fox, and document other resident carnivores. Volunteers will be part of a group of 5-6 people that is responsible for a camera for...

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SAGE’s Future of Our Oceans

SAGE is a Portland-based nonprofit that inspires people over fifty to give of their time, money and voice for the benefit of younger and future generations. Each year, we host a major keynote address to elevate an important issue facing the future. On Sunday, May 19, we are focusing attention on...

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FREE Naturescaping Basics Workshop

Learn to create a low-maintenance landscape that conserves water, minimizes pollution, and creates habitat. Get natural gardening & design tips that mimic nature, and make your garden a healthy place for children, pets and wildlife.

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FREE Attracting Pollinators to the Urban Garden Workshop

Learn about the bees, flies, beetles, moths and butterflies that provide vital pollination services in urban gardens, and discover which plants can help attract and support them. We will go beyond the bloom so you can find out how to provide water, shelter, nesting, and overwintering sites.

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