2020 Stand Together Week | Additional Resources

2020 Stand Together Week | Additional Resources to pledge to vote, find food assistance, search for COVID testing centers and more

Organization Activity Description Focus Area
ACLU of Oregon Take Action with the ACLU of Oregon We fight for free speech, racial justice, criminal justice reform, religious liberty, reproductive rights, LGBT rights, immigrants' rights, and more. You can take action alongside the ACLU of Oregon now! Equity
American Red Cross Donate Blood The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood and platelet donations. There is no known end date in this fight against coronavirus, and the Red Cross urgently needs the help of blood and platelet donors and blood drive hosts to meet the needs of patient care. Schedule your next donation appointment now to help prevent another blood shortage. Health & Wellness
Disability Rights Oregon Take Action with Disability Rights Oregon Learn About Disability Rights Oregon's Petitions and Sign up to Receive Updates. Health & Wellness/Equity
I Will Do More Do. Do More. Do Better. Understanding the impactful and palpable momentum of the Black Lives Matter movement, here is a pathway for how you—as an individual—can engage in this movement. By committing to do this work, you agree to hold yourself accountable for the work and to steward one organization as part of that work. Equity
More Than a Vote More Than a Vote Join the fight against voter suppression. Check your voter registration status. Equity
Native Lands App  Learn about the Indigenous Land You Live On Enter your zip code into the app or website and an interactive map will tell you the area's original language and tribal ties.  Equity
Oregon Food Bank Find Food Assistance Food is available to all who need it. You may be eligible for food assistance programs like SNAP or school meal programs for your kids. And OFB's 1,400+ pantries and food assistance sites remain open across Oregon and Southwest Washington — with increased cleaning and changes in service to help minimize contact among groups of people. Health & Wellness/Equity
Oregon Health Authority COVID-19 Test Site Finder Are you wondering where you can find a COVID-19 testing site? OHA is partnering with Google, Castlight and local public health authorities to help you find local information about where testing is available. Health & Wellness
Oregon Humanities Connect in Place Oregon Humanities hosts virtual conversations with communities around the state each Tuesday evening. The aim is to create spaces, in this physically separated moment, for Oregonians to gather, connect, reflect, and talk with one another. Health & Wellness
Portland Audubon Certify your Backyard Habitat Portland Audubon and Columbia Land Trust teamed up to design a unique program that supports urban gardeners in their efforts to create natural backyard habitats. The Backyard Habitat Certification Program provides technical assistance, financial incentives, encouragement and recognition to people that want to create natural, low-maintenance gardens that support people, wildlife, and the planet. Environment
Portland Fruit Tree Project Harvest My Tree Portland Fruit Tree Project volunteers harvest excess fruit from the yards of Portland residents all over the city, and then donates the majority of it to a nearby food security organization or program.  Environment/Equity
Portland Parks & Recreation Free Lunch + Play Portland Parks & Recreation is providing free meals and grab ‘n’ go activities for kids at 26 locations this summer. All 16 Free Lunch + Play park sites will offer free meals and activities that can be taken home. Mobile Lunch + Play will serve 10 locations with free meals, games, books, and activities that practice safe distancing. Health & Wellness
RISE Pledge to End Racism I PLEDGE to treat everyone with respect and dignity. I will not tolerate racism or discrimination of any kind. I will speak out, RISE up and be a Champion of Change. Equity
Urban Gleaners Food For All

Urban Gleaners offers delicious fresh food to those who need it. We partner with local providers and schools in an effort to reduce food waste and hunger in both Multnomah and Washington County.

What to expect at our sites:

Please wear PPE if you are able to
All are Welcome
Food is always free
You will receive at least one bag of fresh and repackaged foods
There are no income or personal information requirements to participate

Health & Wellness/Equity
Vote Save America   Vote Save America is the one-stop shop for everything you need to get informed, get involved, and get out the vote. All
We Count Oregon Pledge to Make a Difference #WeCountOregon is a community-led effort working to ensure that every Oregonian – especially those considered hard-to-count complete the 2020 Census. It’s critical that ALL Oregonians are counted, remain visible, and participate in our democracy. Equity
Oregon Historical Society We are the Rose City! A History of Soccer in Portland Thousands of supporters flock to the park on match days to watch the Portland Timbers and the Portland Thorns take to the pitch, competing in a sport that is beloved by many in the Pacific Northwest. From the athletes, to the fans, to the many events that have shaped “Soccer City,” We are the Rose City! explores the history of professional soccer in Portland and the cultural context of the game. The exhibit is open now through September 26, 2021. Education
Oregon Metro Recycle Household Items Recycle or donate waste leftover from recent home projects. Oregon Metro can help you find the right place to properly get rid of anything from paint, batteries, and packing peanuts to an old dishwasher, search the directory or call 503-234-3000. Environment
Clark County Recycle Household Items Recycle or donate waste leftover from recent home projects. Check out Clark County's new Recycling A-Z Directory which makes searching for local reuse, recycling, and safe disposal options for hundreds of products and household items even easier. Enviornment