3 results for tag: volunteer


Volunteers needed, October 5th!

Oregon Environmental Council is celebrating a half-century of environmental accomplishments on Friday, October 5th at the downtown Hilton in Portland.We need an amazing team of dedicated volunteers to make this night a success!Help us greet the more than 400 guests, leaders and philanthropic community members who are committed to Oregon's future. Be a part of a historic look back and look forward to Oregon's environmental accomplishments. Volunteer with Oregon Environmental Council Friday, October 5:  Greeters: Warmly greet and direct guests to the registration area, coat check, ballroom, etc.Registration: Welcome guests and provide ...

Live like Kevin

Kevin Rose volunteered with our sustainable transportation program in 2011. We weren't aware at the time, but at home, Kevin was telling his family how much he loved working with OEC, how he felt like we were making a difference for Oregon's environment.Today, OEC is honored to establish the Kevin Rose Memorial Volunteer of the Year Award.Kevin had a palpable passion for Oregon, for volunteering and for making the world a better place. It is the kind of passion we hope to inspire and support in others and do whatever we can to cultivate it for a better future for Oregon. Please read on for a letter from Kevin's family about his life and ...

Phone bank for volunteers to join the clean energy movement: Oct. 8

Did you know that Oregon sources about one-third of its energy from coal-fueled power plants? It doesn't have to be this way! You can help.Next Thursday, we'll be meeting over pizza here at OEC for a phone bank party. Why? There is an exciting ballot measure petition about to be launched! The initiative will call for Oregon to get away from dirty coal, embrace clean, renewable energy, and cut carbon pollution. Why are we calling people? We need your help growing our base of active volunteers to join us in making sure this initiative gets on the ballot. That's our call to action: volunteer.To review: coal=gross, clean energy=beautiful, volunt...