Building a thriving, diverse, and just community in North Portland. 

 
 
 
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Our core areas of work include economic empowerment, building community resilience, and neighborhood placemaking.

 
 
 
 
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St. Johns Farmers Market

The 2019 season kicks off on Saturday, May 18th. We have an amazing line-up of vendors this season, including arts & craft vendors. We have also started accepting applications for our Community Booth and Business Booth.

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Free Clothing Closet

Our neighborhood clothing closet serves any community member in need. We are open once a month and offer clothing in all sizes (baby to adult). Have clothes you want to donate? Great! We’ll take them.

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Summer Concert Series

We have coordinated an amazing line-up of musicians on the 3rd Friday of each month from June through September. Grab your lawn chairs and picnic baskets and join us for free music and dancing.

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June 21st Art Walk

Mark your calendars for Friday, June 21st from 5-8 p.m. for our next Art Walk event in downtown St. Johns. We have over 20 local businesses participating, plus a kid’s scavenger hunt.

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Transportation Advocacy

We are collecting shift information from all the businesses in the Rivergate Area to help us advocate to Trimet for increased service on Bus Line 11.

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Nourish our Neighborhood

Join us in addressing food insecurity & hunger in our community. Donate to our Nourish our Neighborhood campaign today!

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Empowering neighbors. Creating change.

Our organization has been working to spark equitable community development in North Portland since 2010.

 
 
 
 
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