Pear Builds Positive Relationships with Homeless and Transitional Youth

Back to News

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

The kindness of others

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness. – Seneca, Roman philosopher and statesmen This past week, p:ear has been the recipient of some kind gestures this week. Executive Director Beth Burns took a morning trip out Beaverton to receive…

///// More /////

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

NedWater is making a better world

  p:ear recently received a donation from NedWater, a local Portland company who donates 5 to 20% of their gross to non-profits. The company delivers by bike, has a “zero waste” policy, and is focused on helping out organizations like p:ear. Check out their website and blog for more…

///// More /////

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

p:ear kids explore Forest Park with help from the BTA

  With help from BTA Bike + Walk Ambassador Joel Holly, a handful of p:ear kids set out to explore Forest Park via bike last week. Holly brought the bikes while p:ear Executive Director (and tough-as-nails bike racer) Beth Burns helped out with the more technical parts of…

///// More /////