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. 

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.

Sleep Country Foster Kids Coat Drive


Over 20,000 Northwest children find themselves living in foster care at any given time, many of which have entered with little to no possessions. Sleep Country has joined forces with local foster care non-profit partners and our communities in an effort to help Northwest foster kids. With your help, we can provide foster children with the little things that often make a big difference — school supplies and sports shoes, properly fitting clothing, or a gift during the holidays. Donate online or at any Sleep Country location near you!

 

American Indian Day


On September 26th, 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. 

Race for the Rescues


Help raise money and awareness for organizations caring for rescue animals with Portland's Race for the Rescues 5K, 10K, 1K Dog Walk & Kids Fun Run! These events happen Sunday, September 28, 2014 at the Portland International Raceway, and joining the race this year will be cast members from NBC's hit TV show, Grimm. Registration for the 5K is $38 in advance and $40 day-of. Click here for more information.