Groundwork Portland is holding its Annual Fundraiser and Network Social Thursday, Dec. 12.
“Groundwork Portland's strength and vitality is grown through community support, so please join us in our celebration.,” the group says in its email.
Groundwork’s projects have included creating the Emerson Street Community Garden, which brings together youth and elders in events that honor the history and diversity of the neighborhood. Groundwork’s green team program offers internships to youth, and its brownfields program seeks to bring the benefits of green spaces to underserved communities in North, Northeast and East Portland.
Spoken word artist S. Renee Mitchell and Blacque Butterfly, are among the headline entertainers for the event, which also features music from Tito Amaya and DJ Doc Rock.
Enjoy delicious food, raffle, silent auction and the opportunity to meet fellow community members, Groundwork Portland board, staff and volunteers, and other environmental, community and social justice activists.
What: Groundwork Portland 4th Annual Fundraiser & Network Social
Time: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: 700 N Killingsworth Street, Portland, OR 97217