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KBOO response to COVID19

Oregon #COVID19 Resource List

To add resources to this list, email Advocacy & Mutual Aid Efforts Link Type PDX Covid19 Mutual Aid Facebook group Local group forming to support community members with free food delivery, support ... Read more

Free lunch pickup sites

Gov. Kate Brown announced a statewide closure of K-12 schools from March 16 to March 31. Here is a list of school districts along with information on how to pick up the meals. Districts are listed in alphabetical order.  BATTLE GROUND SCHOOL DISTRICT: Children ages 0–18 c... Read more

Latest COVID19 News

Got gloves/gowns/masks to donate to Oregon hospitals? Here's where/when you can donate in Portland Thursday March 26th: The US Senate has passed a $2.2 trillion bill to provide relief from the COVID-19 pandemic.  The bill provides seventeen billion dollars to Boeing corpo... Read more

KBOO Responds to COVID19

KBOO is committed to both keeping our staff and volunteers safe and healthy and at the same time providing our listeners with as much up-to-date, accurate information as we can about the current status of COVID19 in our listening area. We are staying on the air - but volunt... Read more

KBOO Condemns the arrest of Broadcaster Frenchie Mae Cumpio of the Philippines

KBOO Community Radio joins our colleagues around the world, including the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC Asia-Pacific), in condemning the illegal arrest of Frenchie Mae Cumpio, 21, a community broadcaster and journalist associated with the Aksyon R... Read more

Gospel of Trees: A Memoir

Produced for Between the Covers
On Between the Covers, Suzanne LaGrande interviews award-winning writer, teacher, and community activist Apricot Irving. She is the author of Gospel of Trees: A Memoir, a lyrical meditation on ecology, loss and the tangled history of missions in Haiti, which won the 2019 Or... Read more