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WALK with Refugees & Immigrants (Parks for New Portlanders - Portland Parks & Recreation)

  • 10520 NE Halsey St Portland, OR 97220-3957 United States (map)

Organized by Parks for New Portlanders/Portland Parks & Recreation.

A walk to inspire a more compassionate, generous, and welcoming Portland!

Parks for New Portlanders, in partnership with Portland Sunday Parkways, nonprofits, and refugee and immigrant organizations, invites you to walk with Refugees and Immigrants.

Join community members and elected leaders as they gather at Gateway Discovery Park for in a one-mile walk to Knott Park, alongside our refugee and immigrant neighbors in a show of support. This event recognizes the unique experiences of new Portlanders, of all ages and backgrounds.

- Hear refugee and immigrant stories
- Enjoy diverse music, food, and other family activities

We welcome all neighbors, faith-based organizations, local businesses, neighborhood associations, and nonprofits to join us on this walk to inspire a more compassionate, generous, and welcoming Portland!

For more information contact Som Subedi at som.subedi@portlandoregon.gov or call 503-260-2487.
portlandoregon.gov/parks/article/689282

 

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