Events Calendar

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  • Saturday 5/13/23

    • May 13
      6:30AM – 11:30AM
      Tom McCall Waterfront Park
      Add to Calendar 2023-05-13T06:30:00 2023-05-13T11:30:00 America/New_York Yale Day of Service: OR, Portland - Doggie Dash

      The Oregon Humane Society's Doggie Dash Walk/Run is their biggest fundraiser of the year. OHS is the largest and oldest humane society in the Northwest. Please join the wonderful group of volunteers who make this event happen. 

      Do not bring your dog to this event as you will need both hands free to help take care of the participants. 

      This year there are three options for YDoS volunteers. The minimum age to volunteer is 12.

      COURSE MONITORS: 
      7:30am – 11:30am 
      Need to be assertive; only adults or adult/kid combos. Cheer on all participants and point them in the right direction.  Some positions will be stationed at water stations to hand out water to people and dogs.  Volunteers for this job must be able to stand for long periods, problem solve and follow instructions.   

      STARTING LINE MONITORS: 
      8:00am - 10:30am 
      Need to be loud and cheerful. Help direct people where to line up and make sure they don't step into the side of the street open to vehicles.  Requires standing for long periods.  Must be 18 and over for this position.   

      FINISH LINE MONITORS: 
      8:00am – 11:30am 
      Need to be loud and cheerful. Assist with filling and handing out water bottles to participants as they finish.  Standing for long periods required. ned at water stations to hand out water to people and dogs.  Volunteers for this job must be able to stand for long periods, problem solve and follow instructions.

      Public transportation is a good option for this event. If driving, there are several SmartPark garages that serve this area, and street parking is often available. The garage nearest the Doggie Dash at Waterfront Park is on SE 3rd and Alder – 620 SW 3rd Ave.

      ***Note:  Please email Genevieve Fu to  RSVP for this event, then go to the link provided to register with OHS.  I will be in contact with details about meeting up at the event for a group photo and regrouping afterwards over brunch.

      Contact: Genevieve Fu '05 MArch

      Tom McCall Waterfront Park — 98 SW Naito Pkwy & SW Pine St false
  • Saturday 5/20/23

    • May 20
      11:15AM – 1:15PM
      Project Lemonade, Lloyd Center
      Add to Calendar 2023-05-20T11:15:00 2023-05-20T13:15:00 America/New_York Yale Day of Service: OR, Portland - Project Lemonade

      Project Lemonade supports local foster youth with year-round shopping for free clothes and accessories at their store in the Lloyd Center.

      Volunteers will collect hygiene items and assemble kits together at the store. We will also assist youth who come to shop. 

      This is an indoor location in the Lloyd Center Mall and appropriate for families with children 8 and up. 

      FREE PARKING: Project Lemonade is located in the Lloyd Center Mall, 2nd Floor next to Visionworks. The closest parking is the parking garage next to Barnes and Noble. Drive to Row 2DD and enter the adjacent mall door.

      Once you register Jen Andres will contact you with more information. If you can’t attend but want to help collect or donate hygiene items, or donate clothing or funds to Project Lemonade, needed items can be found on this Amazon wish list. If you want to donate clothing, funds, or help in another way, email Jen Andres or visit Project Lemonade's Ways to Help Page.

      Who's Coming?

      Contact: Jen Andres '92

      Project Lemonade, Lloyd Center — 1008 Lloyd Center false