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Proud Parents of Patriots

Are you a proud parent of a Patriot? Mike & Amy want to hear from you! Click here to send them an email and tell them about your son or daughter in the U.S. Armed Forces. Mike & Amy want to share your story on-air! Brought to you by Les Schwab Tire Centers.

Landmark Ford Lincoln presents Ford Focus on Hunger

As part of Ford Focus on Hunger, Landmark Ford Lincoln is joining Ford dealers throughout the Northwest to collect jars of peanut butter for St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry. The peanut butter drive runs thru May 21st to respond to the increased demand for this important staple during the summer months, when many children lose access to school nutrition programs. To make a donation, please bring jars of peanut butter to the Service Department at Landmark Ford Lincoln (12000 SW 66th Ave in Tigard) between the hours of 7am-midnight Monday thru Friday or from 8am-4:30pm on Saturday. Additionally, Portland Timbers fans can bring peanut butter to the match against New York City FC at Providence Park on May 15. Those unable to donate in person can also give online here by clicking on the food bank of their choice to make a cash donation.

Oregon Lottery - Teacher of the Year

Know an outstanding Oregon teacher? Click here and nominate your outstanding teacher by May 15th. Thanks to the Oregon Department of Education’s partnership with the Oregon Lottery, the Oregon Teacher of the Year receives a gift award of $5,000 as well as a special fund to cover all travel costs for the year. In addition, a matching monetary gift ($5,000) goes to the Teacher of the Year’s school. The winner also receives a technology package award from SMART Technologies as well as other gifts and recognition from the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), founder of the National Teacher of the Year Program. Finally, the first and second runners up receive a $2,000 cash award as a part of the Oregon Department of Education’s partnership with the Oregon Lottery.

Walk To Cure Arthritis

Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s nationwide signature event supporting their mission to conquer arthritis by spreading awareness and raising money for research aimed at finding a cure. This year, the walk will be Saturday, May 21st at Esther Short Park. Whether you are close to the disease or simply looking for an inspiring charity event, Walk to Cure Arthritis is a great way to experience the power of standing together and giving back to the community.

Brave a Shave for Kids with Cancer

Be a hero for kids with cancer! Join this St. Baldrick's event, and whether you decide to shave your head, volunteer, or donate, we hope you'll be a part of the excitement on June 4th from 10 am - 2pm at Oaks Park located at 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland. The St. Baldrick's Foundation is a volunteer-driven charity that funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government. Get involved and you'll be giving hope to infants, children, teens, and young adults fighting childhood cancers!

Park Academy Fundraiser

For many with dyslexia, support and resources are difficult to find. In fact, only recently educators have truly understood how to support students with dyslexia and recognize their true strengths and gifts. Park Academy has been leading this initiative in Oregon for the past ten years, empowering students and their families. On June 16th, join the Park Academy for An Evening with Henry Winkler, including a dinner and oral auction; Mr. Winkler will share his personal experience with dyslexia and how he overcame his struggles to be an award winning actor, director, producer, and author. Funds from the event will support the educational environment through its scholarship program and will help students who struggle with dyslexia and other attention learning issues to thrive. Click here to buy tickets or call Elizabeth at 503.594.8780. Tickets are a $250 per person, including cocktails, dinner, entertainment, and Henry Winkler speaking.

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 features local newsmakers as well as dexperts on topics of current interest, the arts, and popular culture. Listen for Metroscope 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'd like to submit an idea or topic for a future Metroscope broadcast.

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