SnowCap is a Gresham-based community charity that provides those in need with food, clothing, school supplies, and other assistance. Our club volunteers at their food bank and offers financial support.
The annual Peace and Justice Conference at Mt. Hood Community College brings together local and international peace & reconciliation experts to our area. Our club is a primary sponsor of the conference and its efforts.
Our club supports Career Technical Education (CTE) students at Reynolds High School by recognizing their accomplishments with an awards ceremony and gift certificates.
Adopt-a-Road: our members have adopted a one-mile stretch of SW 257th Drive in Troutdale and clean the road periodically.
At several schools in our region, our club has planted several Rotary Peace Poles to commemorate peace and understanding.
ShelterBox is an international disaster relief organization that provides emergency shelter kits to areas devastated by natural disasters or warfare. Our club annually supports sending a ShelterBox ($500) to a place in need.
Peace Village Global is a Portland-based global charity that teaches youth and families conflict resolution, empathy, and inner peace through its programs. Our club supports summer camp programs in Corbett, Oregon.
Our members donate to The Rotary Foundation in support of Rotary's six main focus areas:
+ promoting peace
+ fighting disease
+ saving mothers and children
+ supporting education
+ growing local economies
+ providing clean water, sanitation, & hygiene
A major focus of Rotary for over 30 years is the eradication of polio worldwide. Rotary works with partners including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the World Health Organization in pursuit of this effort. Our members regularly contribute to the Foundation in support.