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Walk with Refugees and Immigrants

August 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Parks for New Portlanders, in partnership with Sunday Parkways, invites you to Walk with Refugees and Immigrants.

Join community members and elected leaders as they gather at Gateway Discovery Park for in a one-mile walk to Knott Park, alongside our refugee and immigrant neighbors in a show of support. This event recognizes the unique experiences of new Portlanders, of all ages and backgrounds.

  • Hear refugee and immigrant stories
  • Enjoy diverse music, food, and other family activities

We invite all neighbors, faith-based organizations, local businesses, neighborhood associations, and non-profits to join us on this walk to inspire a more compassionate, generous, and welcoming Portland!

For more information contact Som Subedi at 503-260-2487 or check out portlandoregon.gov/parks/walk.

Details

Date:
August 19
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/article/689282

Organizer

Portland Parks & Recreation

Venue

Gateway Discovery Park
10520 NE Halsey St.
Portland, OR 97220
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