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On the ropes

A huge thank you to Reed College, especially the Reed Outdoor Programs and Education Department, aka ROPE, for helping p:ear’s own Wilderness Recreation climbing program with 25 pairs of climbing shoes.  Their ongoing commitment to the broader Portland community has been a great asset to a…

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Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

Pounds and pounds of peanut butter

So much happening in the p:ear kitchen! Kitchen Coordinator Lindsey Kennedy and a fantastic group of volunteers and donors have been busy to feed an average of 55 hungry youth a day.  From the depths of the pantry comes this update from Lindsey:   A third…

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Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

p:ear is hiring!

Interested in art? p:ear is seeking an Art Program Coordinator for a new full-time position. The ideal candidate has a proven ability to be a creative thinker and organizer with a background and proficiency in working with youth, the visual arts, gallery curation, community partnerships and…

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