Photo: IRCO's Asian Family used a sponsorship to celebrate Moon Festival and Diwali in Fall 2019 at Blue Lake Park
Metro is continuing to work closely with the Oregon Health Authority and local public health agencies. At this time we will be changing
the Parks and Nature Sponsorships for community-led activities workshop to a conference call.
To join us call at 605-475-4786, access code 342866.
The health and safety of our employees and our community is our top priority. We are all navigating through an unprecedented situation and we will work together to ensure we reduce impacts employees and our community during the COVID-19 response.
If you have any questions please contact Juan Carlos Ocaña-Chíu at 503-797-1856.
Join us on a conference call to learn about how to apply for a sponsorship program to hold community-led activities for communities of color at Metro’s parks and natural areas!
Would you like to build your community’s capacity and connect with nature in the greater Portland region? These sponsorships provide funding and Metro staff support for community-based organizations and groups led by and for communities of color* to explore Metro parks and natural areas and create culturally relevant activities, classes and events.
To join us call 605-475-4786, access code 342866.
This workshop is free and no RSVP is required. There will be time for questions.
To allow others who cannot call in to the conversation the opportunity to hear the information, the workshop will be audio recorded.
Unable to call in?
You can find more information and application materials at oregonmetro.gov/parkspartnerships and you are always welcome to contact us for more information at 503-797-1834 or [email protected].
* Metro shares the Coalition for Communities of Color recognition of the following communities of color: African, African American, Asian and Pacific Islander, Latinx, Middle Eastern and North African, Native American and Slavic. Metro includes groups that serve a multi-cultural community comprised primarily of members of the groups listed above.