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Do you live in the Pacific Northwest? Then join our Portland-based team and our supporters for one (or more!) of the exciting events below. If you have questions or are interested in hosting a fundraising event for Green Empowerment at your home or business, please let us know.
Community Partner – New Year in the Park
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Location: Glenhaven Park
14th Annual Benefit Dinner
Date: Monday, May 6 & Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Location: Andina Restaurant
Community Partner – Oregon Solar Energy Conference
Date: Tuesday, May 7 – Thursday, May 9, 2019
Location: Portland Crowne Plaza
Breakout session on Wednesday, May 8th led by our Technical Manager, Elise Kittrell entitled: Off-Grid Household Solar in Indigenous Communities.
Elise will discuss a recent project Green Empowerment conducted with members of the Awá indigenous group living along the Ecuador-Colombia border and the critical role that small-scale PV systems play in helping rural communities access electricity for the first time. After the presentation, participants can opt-in to a hands-on training with a solar plug n’ play system.
Stories from the Field
Date: Thursday, June 13, 2019
Location: Uncorked Studios
Passport to Empowerment
Date: Friday, October 18, 2019
Location: Vitalidad Movement Arts Center
Award Recipient – GPSEN Sustainability Symposium
Date: Friday, March 8, 2019
Location: Portland Community College, Cascade Campus
Community Partner – 55th Annual Engineers Week
Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Location: Double Tree Hotel