What do Cherries Have to do with 1000 Friends of Oregon?

Mon, 07/30/2018 (All day)

When you think of summer in Oregon, what comes to mind? Perhaps it’s an escape to our glorious public coastline. A float down a river greenway. A hike through the forest. An outdoor concert in a city park. Or maybe it’s a bowl of ripe red Oregon-grown cherries, freshly picked from an orchard just down the road.

Meet Wendy Mitchell, our new Development Director

Alyson Marchi-Young
Tue, 11/20/2018 (All day)
Wendy enjoying the beach in Manzanita - her favorite Oregon site.

While many people may say they were inspired by Vin Scully, the beloved sportscaster for the Los Angeles Dodgers, not many can claim he gifted them with the opportunity for a lifelong career. Not many, but Wendy Mitchell can.

Farewell from Hilliary

Hilliary Giglio
Thu, 10/25/2018 (All day)

A win for Goal 1 & public participation in Hood River County

Meriel Darzen and Alyson Marchi-Young
Tue, 10/30/2018 (All day)

Measure 105: Wrong for Land Use, Wrong for Oregon

Russ Hoeflich
Mon, 09/24/2018 (All day)

A Summer Celebration at the Richmond's Star Mooring Farm

Russ Hoeflich
Mon, 07/30/2018 (All day)

Under the shade of the oldest tree in Yamhill County, past and present board members of 1000 Friends of Oregon gathered last Saturday for a heartfelt Summer Celebration in honor of 45 years of defending the state’s unique and powerful land use laws.

Engaging the next generation

Carol Zhou
Mon, 07/30/2018 (All day)

Meet our 2018 DukeEngage Intern

Carol at Cannon Beach for a day trip with the DukeEngage 2018 cohort

Forest Fires and Land Use - a new report coming soon

Ashlee K. Fox
Tue, 07/24/2018 (All day)
Owl flying above wildfire. Photo Credit: US Fish and Wildlife Service

Remembering John Fregonese

Alyson Marchi-Young
Wed, 06/27/2018 (All day)

Oregonians are remembering John Fregonese, aka ‘Frego’, as a creative innovator, enthusiastic advocate for community livability, and a caring friend. John passed away Saturday, June 16 of a fast-acting cancer at 66 years old.

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