Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon
Upcoming EMO Events
December 2: World AIDS Day Fundraiser Luncheon for EMO's HIV Services. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Concordia University, Portland.
December 7: Pollinator Garden Class. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church, Portland.
December 10: Restorative Justice Networking Night: Honor Totem screening. 5 to 7 p.m. at the Interchurch Center, Portland.
January 31, 2016: The Seventh Annual Earth Care Summit: Renewing Creation from the Ground Up. At the University of Portland. Register securely online.
Phone (503) 221-1054
Inclement Weather Policy
2015 Climate Action Guide for Individuals and Congregations Stay informed on upcoming climate change issues and take action individually or with your congregation.
View slideshow, "EMO Timeline: 40 Years of Serving Together in Faith" (large file may take a moment to download)
Faith-based Fossil Fuel Divestment and Reinvestment Resources
November is National Youth Homelessness Awareness Month
EMO's Second Home is a community response to the housing needs of unaccompanied, homeless youth while they attend high school. Last year, the program facilitated housing arrangements for 12 students with volunteer host families, providing 70 months of housing and over 6,000 meals. Learn more about the program and how you can help.
EMO in the News
July 8, 2015, "EMO's Second Home: Connecting Homeless Youth & Host Families," MetroEast Community Hotline (video)
May 27, 2015, "EMO's Rockwood Farmers
Market," MetroEast Community Hotline (video)
April 24, 2015, "Helping homeless teens earn their diplomas," Gresham Outlook
April 8, 2015, "Second Home finds second, third homes," Beaverton Valley Times
March 31 & April 1, 2015, "Breathing new life into Rockwood, Part I and Part 2," Presbyterian News Service