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Celebrating 11 years of hope and aspiration at p:ear

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

“Most of these kids want nothing more than to have some semblance of normalcy. Kids may call themselves ‘street’ to make it sound like they’re proud, but like any young person, they have hopes and aspirations.” Beth Burns, Executive Director (read more from Beth, Pippa and Joy about p:ear’s daily work here in the Oregonian)

Help p:ear celebrate its eleventh year of serving Portland’s parentless young people by signing up for p:ear core, p:ear’s monthly giving club! Your regular gift helps p:ear continue to offer Safe Space and meet basic needs for the nearly 45 youth who access p:ear on a daily basis. In addition to joining the club (and getting a free p:ear tattoo!), you’ll get discounts on tickets to p:earblossoms,and art purchases at the p:ear gallery. Sign-up OR increase your current gift before March 1st and you’ll be entered to win a gift card to Clyde Commons!

Make a difference and sign up here.