Portland, September 4th, 2014. A host of helpful community leaders converged on Pioneer Square for The Standard’s Volunteer Expo. Staffers from nearly 150 nonprofits were on hand to explain a plethora of heartwarming volunteer opportunities. It’s easy to get involved!
Participating organizations represented a wide variety of interests including arts, culture, humanities, the environment, animal welfare, health, human services and more. Whether people were looking for a one-time volunteer opportunity or a longer-term commitment, the Volunteer Expo was a great way to connect with nonprofits and start making a difference.
“The nonprofit organizations featured at the Volunteer Expo have an invaluable impact on our communities, and they count on the public’s support and involvement to achieve their missions,” said Greg Ness, chairman, president and CEO of The Standard.
Here’s a list of the nonprofit exhibitors, click the links below to check them out!
|Audubon Society of Portland|
|Cat Adoption Team|
|Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon|
|Free the Oregon Zoo Elephants|
|Friends of Trees|
|Friends of Tryon Creek|
|Oregon Humane Society|
|The Forest Park Conservancy|
|Planned Parenthood Columbia Willamette|
|Rose City Rollers|
|Special Olympics Oregon|
|The Dougy Center|