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Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

p:ear youth publish “The Oldtown Street Zine”

p:ear is releasing the “The Oldtown Street Zine,” a journal of street kid and homeless youth perspective at the Portland Zine Symposium Saturday, July 9th. Most works were submitted in person by the artist. Others evolved over a period of weeks, the collaborative effort of multiple youth, staff,…

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Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

Inside and out

Prospect PDX spent time interviewing youth and staff about what happens inside and outside of p:ear’s walls.  Youth spoke about their experiences with homelessness and p:ear’s mentoring work.

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

Support p:ear’s education program through IncitED

p:ear is excited to partner with IncitED, a crowd-funding website that helps organizations raise funds for education programs, to support p:ear’s GED program for the upcoming school year. The goal is raise $2,500 this July to help p:ear youth with individualized support, academic counseling and instruction…

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