Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service - Waterfront Park
Join SOLVE for a Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service event!
Honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. by coming together to care for our community on the only federal holiday observed as a national day of service – a “day on, not a day off.” Portland is a strong, resilient city, but it needs help. This event is intended to bring people together in service, moving closer to realizing King’s vision of a “beloved community.”
By volunteering, you are helping to not only beautify our city streets, but also ensuring our waterways and local wildlife stay healthy too.
This day of service is made possible through support from The Standard and Portland Lodging Alliance.
When: Monday, January 17, 2022, 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Staggered Check In: Event check in will run from 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM. Arrive any time during this window. This will allow for a smaller crowd than checking in all at once. The event will run through 11:30 AM.
Advanced Registration Required: Pre-registration is required! Please sign up (green button below) ahead of time so you can sign our electronic waiver to help avoid crowding during check-in.
Meeting Location: Volunteers will be meeting at Tom McCall Waterfront Park, on the south side of the Burnside Bridge, where Saturday Market is.
Address: 98 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97204. MAP LINK.
What's Provided: All cleanup supplies will be provided by SOLVE: Heavy-duty garbage bags, litter grabbers, safety vests, and vinyl gloves.
What to Bring: Please come wearing a face covering, closed-toed shoes, a filled reusable water bottle and a back pack. Observe social distancing throughout the cleanup. Feel free to bring the following items to help us reduce the number of disposable supplies we distribute: Reusable trash bag or 5-gallon bucket, garden or work gloves, litter grabber.
Parking: Paid parking available along nearby streets and parking garages.
Bathrooms: There will be no public restrooms available during this event. Please plan accordingly.
Contact: Contact email@example.com with any registration questions.
This event is sponsored by:
Portland Lodging Alliance
Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:1+, Court Ordered Volunteer - Allowed
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