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Opportunity Details

Litter Cleanup

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:16+

High Needs Cleanup Event at SE Powell and 87th

 





 


 


Please join together with SOLVE and community members for a cleanup in a high-need area along SE Powell Blvd. During this cleanup, you will work with SOLVE staff in a small group to clean up piles of trash around Powell. This cleanup is for people 18 and over that are comfortable working on a project that has a higher presence of biohazards than a standard SOLVE cleanup. SOLVE staff will guide volunteers during the cleanup to be as safe as possible while we work.
Together, we can make a powerful impact.
NOTE: The location of this cleanup may change last minute. Keep an eye on your email account up until the morning of the cleanup for any last-minute location changes
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When: Saturday, May 8th, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Advanced Registration: Pre-registration is required! Please sign up (Green Button Below) ahead of time so we know how many volunteers to expect and to fill out the volunteer waiver form.

Check-In: Check-in and be ready to work at 10:00 AM. The event will run through 12:30 PM.

Where: We will meet in the parking lot at the Cannabliss & Co. parking lot, located at 8701 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97266. Look for SOLVE signs and a check-in table. MAP LINK.

Getting There/ Parking: Walking/biking/ taking Trimet to the event is encouraged.

Parking: Free parking is available in the down 87th. Do not park in the Cannabliss & Co. parking lot. Please don't leave any valuables in your vehicle.

What's Provided: Heavy-duty garbage bags, litter grabbers, and work gloves are provided to all participants.

What to Bring: Come wearing work clothes, work or hiking boots, long pants, a backpack, snack, and a filled reusable water bottle.

COVID Safety: Wear a face covering. Observe social distancing throughout the cleanup. 

Restrooms: There will not be access to a restroom during this cleanup at the check-in station. Please instead use the restroom at the Shell Station at SE 92nd and Powell.

Accessibility: This cleanup is not the best choice for someone in a wheelchair because our work area will not be ADA accessible. If you are looking for a cleanup that has better accessibility, please click here to look at the SOLVE site for other Portland area cleanups.

Families/ Under 18: This cleanup is for participants that are 18 or older because we are working in a high-need area with a higher than average presence of biohazards


Questions? Please contact Peter Brewer, event leader, with any questions you may have  peter@solveoregon.org



 

 

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Portland, OR 97201
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