AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) is a federally funded national service program that is a full-time, team based residential program for 18-24 year old men and women. During their 10 month-commitment to service, AmeriCorps NCCC members address critical needs related to natural and other disasters, infrastructure improvement, environmental stewardship and conservation, and urban and rural development. […]
Groundwork Portland is looking for interns and volunteers! Groundwork Portland is a non-profit organization that brings about sustainable, community-led improvement of the physical environment in low-income areas, while promoting environmental and social justice. Their project areas include reusing brownfields, training youth for green jobs, and restoring urban water and soil. They are looking for interns […]
On Monday, January 20th, 2014 (also known as MLK Day) over 90 volunteers came out to the Eastmoreland Golf Course and spent their Monday morning volunteering, and giving back to their community Volunteers of all ages participated in streamside planting and removal of invasive species along the banks of the Johnson Creek. Jermaine Carey, a Virginia native, participated […]
City of Portland, Oregon floodplain restoration project near Foster Road in East Lents from fall 2010 to December 2012.
April 25, 2013 dedication and celebration at Portland, Oregon’s Foster Floodplain Natural Area along Johnson Creek in East Lents.