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Our Mission

Working with Oregonians to enhance our quality of life by building livable urban and rural communities, protecting family farms and forests, and conserving natural areas.

We welcome your help and involvement

Oregon Stories: We send out a monthly newsletter, Oregon Stories, to keep you informed about our projects and accomplishments. Stay up to date with what we do.

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Action Alerts:  Make a difference in your community by voicing your opinion! Sign up for action alerts with 1000 Friends to stay up to date on the latest activities that impact Oregon. Legislative bills, town halls, testimony opportunities and more. We can help you get your voice heard with decision makers at all levels around the state. You care about your community. Make a difference with your voice!

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Volunteer: Our work is more successful thanks to a talented and enthusiastic group of volunteers around Oregon. There are many ways to volunteer your time for 1000 Friends, including helping with events, outreach and organizing, communications, and even data entry.  Please fill out our Volunteer Interest Form for our staff to get in touch with you about Volunteer Opportunities in your area.

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Contribute: Your support is vital to all that we do. There are many ways to donate or contribute to 1000 Friends of Oregon.

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Attorneys seeking pro-bono work: If you have legal background and are looking for volunteer or pro-bono opportunities, please contact our Circuit Rider Staff Attorney, Meriel Darzen at (541) 797-6761 or email her at