Upcoming Events

Thrive E. PDX Earthday Tree Walkabout

CCA sponsors a Community Tree Walkabout event on Earth Day, Saturday April 22nd.

Centennial Community Association is partnering with East Portland Resilience Coalition to conduct Tree Walkabout events for all residents to understand the benefits of street trees and encourage local residents to get involved in bringing more shade to our neighborhoods. There will be two walkabout locations. Each walk will last about an hour, depending on the weather. Please dress appropriately– April in Portland can be unpredictable!

Morning walk — April 22 (Saturday) time: 10:30 am to 12:00 noon
We will meet at the corner of SE162nd and SE Division in the parking lot north of the Burgerville for an overview of the program. The walk will run along SE 162nd Ave. to SE 174th for some hands-on learning.

Join us for the morning walk and meet our special guest, Angi DiSalvo, Science & Outreach Manager, at the Portland Urban Forestry Division. EPRC intern Jose Camara will lead the walk and answer any questions you may have.

Afternoon walk — on Saturday Time: 1pm – 2:30pm
Meet at the parking lot north of Burgerville for an overview of the program, Corner of SE 162nd Ave and SE Division Street, Portland, OR 97233. The walk will take place on the west side of SE 162nd Ave, from SE Division going north to SE Alder Street.

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EPRC April In-Person Partner Meeting

Join us for our quarterly meeting in person. Partners, check your email or the newsletter for agenda and details. 

partner & Program Spotlights

Guerreras Latinas Gets Recognized

Our very own Guerreras Latinas got a pretty great article written about their community leadership from the Oregon Food Bank. CHECK IT OUT!!

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THRIVE E. PDX Shade Equity group is looking for feedback