What's Under Your Tree?

Many Oregonians enjoy a tradition of going to a Christmas tree farm to find the perfect tree. But many don't know  that Oregon's Christmas tree industry is the nation's largest, with most trees exported across the country and world. We thought we'd celebrate this industry with an infographic.

McCall Society Speaker Series: Sy Adler & George Crandall on Transportation in Portland

McCall Society Speaker Series: 

Sy Adler & George Crandall: Transportation in Portland (Failed Freeways)

1000 Friends is pleased to co-sponsor an event with the City Club of Portland:

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/16/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Today on the Land Use Trail: The Columbia River Gorge

Throughout the year, we'll be featuring stops on our Land Use Trail. Today, December 4: The Columbia River Gorge, home to dozens of waterfalls, several unique communities, and one of Oregon’s most special land use balances.

InFARMation (and Beer!) Night

InFARMation Night: 'Tis the Season for Giving

What: An fun, inspirational evening with Oregon non-profits
When: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 5:30 PM
Where: Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison, Portland
Cost: Free, $10 donation suggested

 

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/10/2013 - 5:30pm

Friends Holiday Happy Hour

1000 Friends Holiday Happy Hour

What: A free, informal evening to celebrate the holidays with friends

When: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 5:00-7:00 PM

Where: 1000 Friends of Oregon, 133 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 201, Portland

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/11/2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

November 14: Giving Means Getting So Much

​Today, November 14, is a great day to support 1000 Friends through Willamette Week's Give!Guide. By standing with us for a healthy, productive Oregon, you'll receive a whole bunch of great rewards--including the opportunity to win an especially big one!

The CRC's Next Big Barrier: Tolls

Jeff Manning
The Oregonian
Wed, 11/06/2013 (All day)

When Washington rejected funding the border-crossing CRC freeway and bridge project, Oregon proponents said our state could go it alone. That creates a bunch of new costs, including, The Oregonian reports today, tens of millions of dollars to create the infrastructure for tolling the bridge.

Give!Guide Big Give Day: Rogue Spirits

Give!Guide Big Give Day: Rogue Spirits

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/12/2013 (All day)

Give!Guide Big Give Day: Giving Tuesday Bike Giveaway

Give!Guide Big Give Day: Giving Tuesday Bike Giveaway

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/03/2013 (All day)

Give!Guide Big Give Day: Salt & Straw for 200

Give!Guide Big Give Day: Salt & Straw

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/21/2013 (All day)
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