Workshops & Events
Building Leaders, Building your Board: New Neighborhood Board Member Orientation Learn skills to improve the effectiveness of your neighborhood association. Be more effective as a board member. New and returning neighborhood association board members are invited to join us for a lively and interactive training on board service. Topics will include an overview of Portland’s community involvement system, SE Uplift’s information sharing and advocacy models, board roles, responsibilities, regulations,… Read More »Building Leaders: Building Your Board New Neighborhood Board Member Orientation
What is SE Uplift? SE Uplift’s mission is to collaborate with the SE Portland community to build informed, inclusive, and participatory neighborhoods that support our social and ecological well-being. SE Uplift is one of seven district coalition offices that coordinate neighborhood and community efforts with city government. Open Board Positions The SE Uplift Board has openings for up to five directors representing community organizations, five “at-large” directors representing SE… Read More »SE Uplift Is Seeking New Board Members
Paint the Town Green: Litter and Graffiti Clean-Up All supplies, morning snacks and lunch provided. Paint the Town Green is presented by KINK FM, Metro and the City of Portland Graffiti Program in partnership with the Brentwood-Darlington, Foster-Powell, Hawthorne-Division-Clinton, Lents and Mt. Scott-Arleta neighborhoods.
How are our values reflected—or not reflected—in current local, national, and global environmental policies? Free discussion about values and environmental policy.
How does Oregon ’s history of racism influence our present and how can understanding historic and current impacts of racism in Oregon contribute to our sense of place and vision of the future? How can diversity and inclusion create thriving communities?
We are hosting a brand new event, Earth Day; A Day of Service that is POC led to support picking up some of our forgotten streets around St. Francis. (around 11th & Oak St) and building community through shifting a lens of what service looks like.