Internship and Volunteer Opportunities at Groundwork Portland

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 […]

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A look inside this years Martin Luther King Day of Service with Johnson Creek

  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 […]

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Introducing “For the Birds” (with lyrics)

“For the Birds” was written by Johnson Creek Watershed Council’s Executive Director, Matt Clark.   Joe Liebezeit, Avian Conservation Program Manager for Portland Audubon is on the mandolin, Abby Sarmac sings, and Kyle Scott plays the singing saw.  The track was produced by Seth Lorinczi. Click here to listen to the track (and if you haven’t […]

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