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HERO TO HERO


Do you have a hero in your life? Someone you want to recognize for an oustanding job? Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 8:05am, 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. 

Sleep County USA School Drive


To help local foster kids get a good start, Sleep Country USA is collecting school supplies--but they need your help! Bring your gift of paper, pens, crayons, pencils, rulers, dictionaries and more to any Sleep Country location, or visit SleepCountryFosterKids.org to donate online. Sleep Country knows that not everyone can be a foster parent...but anyone can help a foster child.

Join Michele Michaels for Strut Your Mutt!


The Wolf's Michele Michaels will be walking in Strut Your Mutt on Saturday, September 13th at Sellwood Riverfront Park in Portland! This huge event benefits most of the animal shelters and rescues in the Portland/Vancouver area and she’ll be workin’ up a sweat to raise money for The Pongo Fund, our local pet food bank. Support her by signing up to walk with her, or make a donation of any amount large or small for her walk by clicking here.
 

Outnumber Hunger!


For 1 in 6 Americans, hunger is a reality. 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, you can help Feeding America secure five meals for your local food bank! 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 up to a maximum total donation of $1,200,000. 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. It takes a Big Machine to Outnumber Hunger!

Aumsville Fire Station Breakfast


Come out to support the volunteer firefighters of Aumsville Fire Station Saturday, August 23rd at their annual Fire Station Breakfast from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. Enjoy a morning feast of ham, eggs and pancakes, and learn about firefighter equipment and supplies at the station, located at 490 Church Street in Aumsville. Kids five and under are free. Get more info by calling 503-749-2894.

Circuit Bouldering Gym


Come celebrate The Circuit Bouldering Gym’s newest climbing gym in Tigard! On August 23rd from noon to 6 p.m. The Circuit will be hosting a Grand Opening Party with free climbing, free yoga, free food, giveaways, raffle, contests, exclusive membership sale and more! Located on the corner of SW Upper Boones Ferry and Durham in the old Elmo Studd's building, the new facility has 19,000 sq. ft. of top-notch bouldering, 2-room yoga studio, fitness area, slacklines and a dedicated kid’s area! Special memberships are offered for the first month after the grand opening, so get them while you can! The Circuit Bouldering Gym has two additional Portland locations and offers world-class climbing and programs for all ages and abilities. Check out our biggest gym yet on August 23rd! More info at www.thecircuitgym.com.

Enjoy Great Eats and Brew and Help Dogs, Too!


Enjoy a brew and some great eats at the Oregon Public House--the only non-profit pub in Portland--and help unchain dogs! Fences for Fido is one of the benefit charities for the months of July and August, so when you pay your bill, that money goes to Fences For Fido, and all-volunteer organization that builds fences and insulated doghouses free of charge for families who are keeping their pets on chains. Oregon Public House is located at 700 NE Dekum St. -- have a pint and change the world!

Mount Angel Oktoberfest


Located in the heart of Oregon's hops growing region, Mount Angel's Oktoberfest brings 350,000 people to the small Bavarian village every September 11th - 14th. Delicious German style beers, Northwest craft favorites, plus cider and wine for non-beer drinkers are served in 4 Biergartens. There's also arts and crafts, a Cruz-n Car show, wiener dog races, 5/10K Fun Run, camping, free kindergarten with kids' entertainment and more! Click here for more!

American Indian Day


On September 4th, the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board (NPAIHB) and other local Indian organizations will be hosting an “American Indian Day Celebration” at the Pioneer Courthouse Square in downtown Portland. The event will be a celebration of American Indian
cultures and a way to raise awareness of the challenges facing American Indian people in the U.S. Click here to learn more. 

Walk, Roll & Run for United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon and Southwest Washington


The 10th Annual Walk, Roll & Run for United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon and Southwest Washington takes off on Saturday September 6th! Choose the 2.5 mile stroll and roll around the Eastbank Esplanade, or the 8K run on the Springwater Corridor—both raise much-needed funds for UCP’s ongoing mission to help kids and their families living with cerebral palsy. There’s also free lunch, booths and music to enjoy after the event! Register today at www.walkrollnrun.org.  When you do, make sure and enter the promo code BE WELL N-W and get $5 off your registration fee! 

Walk To Help Oregon Dog Rescue


Oregon Dog Rescue In Tualatin saves dogs from high-kill shelters and adopts them to loving homes, often incurring high veterinary expenses. On Sunday, September 7th, they will hold their PAWS FOR A CAUSE walk to raise funds for emergency veterinary care for the pets in their care. The walk begins at 1pm at the Tualatin PetsMart, and continues along a dog and family friendly route. Sign up and come out for a fun day with your dog--click here to register!

 

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!

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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