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


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


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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Speakeasy Spectacular

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 13th for our annual Speakeasy Spectacular fundraiser. Tickets are on sale now! We have even more amazing entertainment teed up this year as we’ve added a bit of a vintage circus flair to the event.

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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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Empowering neighbors. Creating change.

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