Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Upcoming Events

If you're out on Alberta tonight, be sure to stop by Random Order for some delicious cocktails and pie (mmmm, pie) and hang out with Beth and Pippa. 50% of proceeds go p:ear!

And don't forget to class it up at the Gilt Club this Thursday, when they donate a percentage of dinner proceeds to p:ear. Get hungry!

Monday, July 25, 2011

Luau in p:earadise: A fundraiser for p:ear's kitchen and cooking program

As part of their senior capstone class, a small group of students at Portland State University are planning a fundraising event to raise money and awareness for p:ear. Purchase tickets here.

The doors to the lu’au will open at 7pm on August 6th, 2011. During the lu’au there will be a silent auction, raffle, live music by Kalo Roots, and a live performance by a local Hula dance troupe. A selection of local beer and wine will be served alongside heavy appetizers.

Event Details Who: Students at Portland State University and p:ear What: Lu’au style fundraiser Where: 338 NW 6th Avenue, Portland OR When: August 6th, 7-10pm Audience: 21+ Price: $25

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Calling all outdoorsy Portlanders

This could be you!

If your car has a kayak strapped to the top alongside a couple of bikes and some skis (just in case you're up by Timberline), p:ear needs you! We're looking for volunteer to serve as a Trip Leader for p:ear's monthly rec trips around the region. Supported by Adventures Without Limits, p:ear youth get to experience river rafting, kayaking, rock climbing, snow shoeing and cross country skiing.

Starting in September, the Trip Leaders orders and obtains lunch, makes sure youth fill out the necessary forms and gets the forms to AWL, goes on the trip, and provides support and guidance. If interested please contact Joy at

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Salon des Artistes: First Thursday at Alchemy Jewelers

There's a lot going on for July First Thursday, but make sure to stop by p:ear's community partner Alchemy Jewelers for Salon des Artistes. Alchemy presents a unique collection of revolutionary artists including choreographer and dancer Rachel Tess, cellist Ivy Lin, designers Genna Hall of Fresh Tangerine, and Rosemary Stafford.

Alchemy is donating 5% of all sales from the evening to p:ear. See something sparkly that catches your fancy?

Thursday, July 7th, 2011 from 6:00pm-9:00pm (Performances will begin on the hour).

Alchemy 1022 NW Lovejoy, Portland Oregon 97209