Envirovillage is organizing service projects in partnership with regional farms and leadership projects with local organizations.
Envirovilllage is developing plans for the Envirovillage Education Center
Envirovillage hosted a hike for kids to Eagle Creek.
Four field trips in NE Portland to learn about sustainability, leadership, and innovative ideas happening in our neighborhood. Youth from McCoy Village either walked or took public buses to visit the Community Cycling Center, King Farmers Market, Ujima Center, and The Tiny House Hotel. Residents from McCoy Village also cared for and harvested food from the gardens.
Envirovillage participated in the Good in the Hood parade and organized a recycled art activity at the Mississippi Street Fair as a guest of the Rebuilding Center.
The Container Garden Project: Envirovillage helped youth leaders from McCoy Village organize a container garden at their apartment complex. Together with community volunteers, they built a greenhouse and grew fruit, vegetables, herbs, and bee-friendly flowers in planters.
Envirovillage receives 501c3 status. Much love and gratitude to everyone who helped make it happen.
Envirovillage sponsored a hike for kids to Oneonta Gorge.
Envirovillage completed the street painting project at NE 6th and Going Street as part of City Repair’s Building Convergence. The design was transferred onto the street the weekend of June 15th, and a community painting party was hosted on Saturday, June 22nd.
Envirovillage attended PSU’s Sustainability 4 All Conference.
Envirovillage sponsored a hike for kids to Horsetail Falls.
Envirovillage sponsored art workshops with youth at McCoy Village Apartments. Board member Hilary Miller organized a wine tasting fundraising event for Envirovillage. Thank you to Fred Miller and Karla Wenzel for hosting us!
The Board approved and submitted the organization’s 1023 document.
Envirovillage sponsored an urban hike for kids on the Wildwood Trail in Portland.
Envirovillage became a registered nonprofit organization in the state of Oregon.