Articles in Category: Opportunities

Jun 14 2015

Packed with Love: Volunteers Needed

Posted in School Partnership Network, Happenings, Opportunities, School Partnership Network

Packed with Love: Volunteers Needed
The school year has come to a close and Summer Break has started. It's time for Love INC and the Packed with Love Team to begin planning for the August 8 school supply event. Each year the Beaverton Area Churches band together to encourage and resource nearly 1,000 high school and middle school students, providing school supplies, backpacks, and the embodiment of Jesus' love.
Aug 08 2014

Good Neighbor Project

Posted in Happenings, Stories, School Partnership Network, Opportunities

Good Neighbor Project
While August public school cleanup days have become somewhat of a tradition in the Portland area, Pastor Gabe Kolstad of his Westside Community Church, along with his congregation, wanted to do something more. Partnering with the City of Beaverton and other local area non-profits, they are leading the "Good Neighbor Project" on Sunday, August 24th.
Jul 14 2014

Feeding Portland's Hungry for 23 Years

Potluck in the Park Seeks Volunteers

Posted in Stories, Happenings, Opportunities, Hunger, Hunger, Homelessness, Homelessness

Feeding Portland's Hungry for 23 Years
Potluck in the Park has been serving a free hot meal to anyone in need - no questions asked - since 1991. Every Sunday, rain or shine, 52 weeks a year, they're providing a hot meal in downtown Portland's O'Bryant Park. Thanks to wonderful volunteers, every Sunday a public park becomes a community of those wishing to serve anyone in need.