Pear Builds Positive Relationships with Homeless and Transitional Youth

Past Events

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

From the Smiths to Smithereens 3!

To raise money and promote membership for p:ear core, p:ear’s monthly giving club, 19 Portland bands have been enlisted to play a few of their favorite ‘80s college rock covers. Featuring sets from: Ritchie Young of Loch Lomond, Casey Neill, Hollow Sidewalks, Little Sue, Mexican Gunfight,…

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Major Sponsors:

Albina Community Bank & Beneficial Bank


Columbia Bank

Heritage Bank



Portland Loo

Secret Aardvark


We Are Walker

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

December First Thursday “Friends and Family” Art Show + Charity Smackdown!

The December 7th “Friends and Family” show brings together p:ear’s community of volunteers, staff and youth in one giant art show. This show will highlight the incredibly creative community of p:ear supporters along side the youth who walk through our doors everyday. PLUS watch some…

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Major Sponsors:

Pear - Creatively Mentoring Homeless Youth

1st Anniversary! Come celebrate the p:ear coffee window

Celebrate the first anniversay of the pear barista school‘s coffee window and PARK-ing Day Portland! The Owen Jones-designed parklet is the perfect place to enjoy your Nossa Familia Coffee drink and watch the p:ear baristas compete in a #latteart compeition. With your support over the…

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Major Sponsors:

Nossa Familia

The Nancy and Richard Silverman Foundation

The Boeing Company