Recent Blog Posts

Time to come out of hibernation!

First of all I want to thank all the volunteers who helped with the Amy Goodman/David Goodman benefit we did last month. It was a great success and we raised about $16,000. Upcoming benefits include the Pink Martini Fundfest in June at the Crystal Ballroom with KBOO as one ... Read more

mother's day for peace

Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Yesterday was Mother’s Day, and by some counts it was the one-hundredth anniversary of Mother’s Day in the US . In 1870, social activist Julia Ward Howe wrote her Mother's Day Proclamation as a call for peace and disarmament, a call to unite women to organize against war.... Read more

Volunteer Mentor Training

The ASPIRE Mentoring Program needs volunteers for the summer. There is a free training/information session this Thursday at the NELA Center for Student Success,1500 NE Irving Street, Suite 135, PDX, 97232 (behind Benson High).The training will start at 11am and run no later... Read more

ASPIRE Mentoring Info Night @ NELA Center

ASPIRE is a free mentoring program for high school students. Join us for an evening of dessert and information on how you can get involved in our summer mentoring program. This event is open to students, parents, school staff, and community members. Thursday, May 29th from ... Read more

SMYRC youth guests on Tues May 6th show

The Sexual Minority Youth Resource Center is celebraing their 10 year anniversary! We'll hear from local youth, who are also from SMYRC, talk about......whatever they want to talk about!We'll also get all the details on SMRYC's all ages FREE showdown celebration, happening ... Read more

Global Youth Service Day web resources

The Youth Collective's Global Youth Service Day project is finally done! Have a listen to the podcast and tell us what you think. Here are the links to the web resources:www.kbooyouth.org KBOO Youth Collective www.centennial.k12.or.us/schools/clc/ Centennial Learning Cente... Read more