Forest Park Conservancy Day of Service

One of our AWESOME volunteers from Portland Community College just participated in the Forest Park Conservancy Day of Service. She has wonderful things to say about the value of Service Learning and about what a great organization FPC is. Thank you to everyone that came out and helped!

Cleaning up West Oakland

US Military vets and local artists came together to clean up over 2,000lbs of trash in West Oakland as part the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service.  The cleanup was organized by Petty Officer Second Class Thom Heavey, US Coast Guard Reserve, the head of the newly formed Veterans Arts group Oakland […]

Presidents Day Litter Patrol Project Feb 18, Fruitvale (Oakland) CA

One of the AWESOME volunteers that participated in our Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service Litter Patrol Project has organized his own! Join us in Fruitvale (Oakland) CA for our second ever Urban Clean Up! RSVP to our Events Page HERE Trash Bags and Sanitary Gloves are provided We recommend you bring Heavy […]

Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service Jan 21 West Oakland, CA

On January 21st, Our Vets Arts group organized a Litter Patrol Project in West Oakland near American Steel Studios, leaders in arts and design creation. We picked up over 2,000 lbs of garbage in a three hour period. It was AWESOME!

Tree Saturday Volunteer Work Party! Aug 25 9am -12pm

Educational Plant Walk and Work Party.  On this beautiful Saturday morning you can not only help restore beautiful Forest Park, but you can also learn about the medicinal uses of plants found in the park, and all over Portland.  This educational series will be presented FREE through a partnership with National College of Natural Medicine […]

Will Rogers State Beach, CA Nothin’ But Sand Beach Clean Up August 18

Join Heal the Bay for the monthly Beach Clean Up! Our monthly Nothin’ But Sand beach cleanups are open to all. This is a great opportunity for you and your friends to get involved! We even offer community service hours for those who need them. Volunteers must be 13 years old OR (if not) be […]

Portland, Oregon: Clear the Trails! Volunteer Work Party in Forest Park: Saturday, July 21st

Join The Forest Park Conservancy for a morning of trail clean up on Saturday, July 21st! We will be clearing Wildwood Trail of face-slapping, tread-crowding vegetation. Expect a steep, one-mile hike down and up Firelane 3. What: Forest Park Conservancy Volunteer Work Party When: Saturday, July 21st, 9 am – noon Where: Firelane 3 off NW Skyline Blvd Follow […]

Join us at CSUSB EcoFest 2012! April 6, noon-10pm

  California State University, San Bernardino is proud to present “EcoFest 2012”, a FREE family-friendly day of fun and education raising public awareness about the many facets of earth-friendly, sustainable living. EcoFest will showcase solutions to the environmental issues that confront our society. It is a celebration of the idea that “one person can make […]

Earth Day Weekend Volunteer Work Party April 21

Earth Day weekend is an opportunity to turn intention into action, build community, and make the world a better place.  If you are in Portland, OR, we want to encourage you to come down and join Forest Park Conservancy in their on going efforts.  They are a great group, and the more we work with […]

Invasive Species removal: English Ivy Pull Volunteer Work Party: Saturday, 1/14

Join us in supporting the Forest Park Conservancy this Martin Luther King service weekend and help remove invasive ivy from Forest Park! When: Saturday, January 14th, 9 am – noon Where: Pittock Mansion Follow link to view map. Carpooling is encouraged. No previous experience necessary. All training and tools provided. Remember to pack plenty of […]