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HERO TO HERO


Do you have a hero in your life? Someone you want to recognize for an oustanding job? Each weekday, Mike & Amy recognize a service member (military, police, fire, medical, or just an awesome community member) for their service and sacrifice. That person then nominates some in their life and so on. Click here to tell us about the hero in your life! Don't forget to include their contact information. 

King's Kids Day!


Join Mike & Amy, Savannah, and Tim on Wednesday, December 3rd at these Burger King® locations for King's Kids Day! 20% of all sales that day will be donated to OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital and The 2014 Hunt For A Cure Radiothon! Click here for more Radiothon detais. 

2014 Hunt For A Cure!


Starting Thursday, December 4th through Friday, December 5th, 99.5 The Wolf will be broadcasting live from OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital for the 2014 Hunt For A Cure Radiothon! Get your dialing fingers ready and let's work together to raise more money than ever for the kids at Doernbecher! Click here for more information.

Toll Free Number: 888-221-KIDS (5437)  
Local Number: 503-418-KIDS (5437)
Online Donations:
Text Giving: Text DOLLY to 50555 to make a $10 donation

 

Make a Difference with Fred Meyer and Salvation Army


Fred Meyer has an easy way to help families in need during the holidays. Just drop off unwrapped toys in the Salvation Army barrels near the Customer Service Desk.  You can help local families have a happy holiday.  Fred Meyer, What's on your list today?

ZooLights


'Tis the season for ZooLights! Presented by Blue Cross BlueShield Regence and Oregon College Savings Plan. Nov. 28th - Jan. 4th, ZooLights is bigger than ever this year, with an immersive, continuous loop drawing visitors through the Zoo to discover new features! The popular ZooLights train ride returns this year, with a never-before-seen light experience skirting the new Elephant Lands north habitat. 

Jiffy Lube Food Drive


No one should go hungry at any time of year, but it’s especially hard during the holidays. Jiffy Lube and PODS are making it possible to feed needy families in your own community without even having to leave your chair! Click here to make a secure online donation to Jiffy Lube’s fundraising effort. A simple $10 donation provides 30 meals, and the first 50 people who make a donation will receive a thank you gift from Jiffy Lube and PODS.

Portland Bridal Show 2015 Model Casting Call


Looking to get into modeling? The Portland Bridal Show might be your ticket in! On December 7th at 1pm, head to Cleveland High School for the Model Casting Call. The Portland Bridal Show is looking for the "natural looking" model. Everyone is welcome (according to size requirements below). There is no compensation involved. Size Requirements: Male - Groom, Groomsmen, and Father of the Bride - 5'10" or taller. Female - Bride and Bridesmaids - 5'8" and up, Size - 10, 12, and 14, Mother of the Bride - 5'6" and up, Sizes - 10 through 16 

Coins For A Cure


Now through December 5th, stop at your local Safeway to do your holiday grocery shopping! When you're checking out, notice the speical "Coins For A Cure" change canisters right there at the register - they're waiting to accept your donations for OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital! Thanks in advance!

Cover Oregon 2015 Healthcare Enrollment


Need health insurance? Choosing a health care plan with Cover Oregon by December 15th will ensure you're covered on January 1, 2015. Cover Oregon has enrollment events planned throughout your area until December 15th. Get in-person help from an expert and find out how much you’ll save on healthcare by attending one of these upcoming events: 
 
12/2 3–7pm: PCC Willow Creek (Great Room) 241 SW Edgeway Drive Beaverton, OR 97006; 12/5 11am-pm: Keizer Civic Center 930 Chemawa Road NW, Kaizer, OR 97303; 12/6 9am-2pm: PCC Cascade - Terrell Hall 705 N Killinsgworth, Portland OR 97217 (Park near Jessup and Albina); 12/8 10am-4pm: Cover Oregon 16760 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd, Durham, OR 97224 (Training Room); 12/9: Beaverton (TBD); 12/11 10am-4pm: Cover Oregon 16760 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd, Durham, OR 97224 (Training Room); 12/12 11am-3pm: Keizer Civic Center 930 Chemawa Road NW, Kaizer, OR 97303; 12/13 9am-2pm: PCC Cascade - Terrell Hall 705 N Killinsgworth, Portland OR 97217 (Park near Jessup and Albia); 12/14 11am-3pm: Cover Oregon 16760 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd, Durham, OR 97224 (Training Room); 12/15 10am-4pm: Cover Oregon 16760 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd, Durham, OR 97224 (Training Room).

Neighbors Helping Neighbors


Clark County's "Neighbors Helping Neighbors" seperately needs help this holiday season in the La Center, Felida, Salmon Creek, and Ridgefield areas. New Tradition Homes will be collecting food, cash, and clothing donations and will match any cash donation up to $2,500. 970 people receive food assistence each month from "Neighbors Helping Neighbors", and the coming holiday months are going to require even more assistance. Click here for more about the 2014 New Tradition Homes "Give Back" event. 

Empower Ups Black Friday Sale


This Saturday you can support your neighborhood electronics recycling and non-profit jobskills training, Empower Up, from 12:00PM to 8:00PM at 3206 NE 52nd Street in Vancouver. During their Black Friday spectacular you can find a laptop, desktop computer, computer monitor, or an audio system in their "Re-Use" store. Do you need to get the block foam out of your garage from last year's holiday season? Bring it to Empower Up! Click here to find out what else you can donate. 

Outnumber Hunger!


Right now, nearly 13 million families in America are struggling with hunger. You can help by simply entering codes from specially-marked General Mills products--including Cheerios, Yoplait, and Nature Valley--at OutnumberHunger.com. Look for specially-marked packages of General Mills products featuring Florida Georgia Line, as well as an Outnumber Hunger code. For every code entered online by January 31st, 2015, $0.55 will be donated to Feeding America. General Mills has already donated $600,000 and will donate up to an additional $600,000 based on online code entry and other consumer actions.

Become an intern for The Wolf!


You love listening to The Wolf, but how would you like to work for The Wolf? We are looking for fun, outgoing, energetic college students that are currently enrolled in a program to intern for The Wolf! Click here to apply!

Santa Paws


Join Born Again Pit Bull Rescue at the Mud Bay pet store in downtown Portland at 1616 NW Glisan Street for a festive annual tradition Sunday, December 6th from 11am-3pm! You and your 4-legged BFF can pose with Santa Paws for the perfect holiday card photo, courtesy of pet photographer Jayme Dodrill Dukart of For the Love ~ Pet Photography. Photos will be provided post-event via email for download. There'll be hot cider to enjoy while customers peruse the fantastic array of high-quality, nutritious pet foods and assorted pet supplies. This event is $15 per family. Click here for more information. 

Mt. Angel Hazelnut Fest and German Holiday Market


The “Best New Festival” of 2013 returns for 2014 with plans to make a nutty experience even better as the Mt. Angel Chamber of Commerce holds its annual Mt. Angel Hazelnut Fest and German Holiday Market on December 6th-7th. The Hazelnut Fest includes a German Holiday Market featuring regional arts and crafts, authentic and traditional German Christmas decorations and crafts, Oregon wineries and breweries, as well as foods that highlight hazelnuts. The festival will be held in the Bavarian Village’s warm and welcoming Festhalle, 500 Wilco Hwy NE, Mt Angel. Events include the “Run For Your Nuts” 5K roadrace/walk on Saturday, December 6 at 9:00 a.m. Runners and Walkers can register at here

Red Sled Bazaar


The Red Sled Bazaar has been in located in Sherwood, Oregon since 1996 and creatively displays wares from over 80 artisans, crafters and vendors. Come see why so many have made the Red Sled Bazaar part of their holiday traditions. Plust, the Red Sled is proud to announce it has teamed up with The Oregon Food Bank. Bring your food donations to the show and help fill the Giant Red Sled. Runs Oct. 10th - Dec. 24th. (Closed Thanksgiving Day.) Located next to Target in Sherwood. Click here for more information. 

Connect With the Community on Metroscope


Metroscope is Entercom Radio’s locally produced public affairs radio show. The show has been informing the Portland metropolitan community for over 25 years and is hosted by Ted Douglass. Local newsmakers,experts on topics of current interest, the arts and popular culture are interviewed and broadcast on 99.5 The Wolf every Sunday evening at 10pm. Click here for more information on the show, podcasts of the show, or if you have an idea or topic for a future show.


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