Meetings, Trainings & Events

2018 Mentor Council Meetings:

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Gresham City Hall: 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Thursday, February 8, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Gresham City Hall: 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Monday, March 5, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Stephen’s Creek Crossing: 6719 SW 26th Ave, PDX

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Gresham City Hall: 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Gresham City Hall: 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Midland Library: 805 SE 122nd Ave, Portland

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm
Gresham City Hall: 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 from 6:00-8:00pm- Youth Social-Emotional Skills Training
Gresham City Hall: 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Stephen’s Creek Crossing: 6719 SW 26th Ave, PDX

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Gresham City Hall : 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Gresham City Hall : 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham

Monday, December 10, 2018 from 6:30-7:30pm,
Location TBD: East Portland

All first-year mentors are required to attend 3 Mentor Council meetings within the first year of the program. Multi-year matches are encouraged to attend. Council meetings are supervised by program staff and offer an intimate, small group environment for mentors to bounce ideas off one another, share the joys and challenges of their match and receive extra, in-person support from staff.

2018 Match Activity Series:  (Current/Alumni FoF matches only)

January: Chipotle Fundraiser 
Wednesday, 1/17/18, 4:00-8:00pm. Gresham Chipotle- 2065 NE Burnside Rd, Gresham

February: Laser Tag  
Thursday, 2/15/18, 6:00-8:00pm. Gresham Wunderland: 140 NW Burnside Rd, Gresham

March: Bowling  
Sunday, 3/25/18, 2:00-4:00pm. Mount Hood Lanes: 2311 E Powell Blvd, Gresham

May: Night at the Aquarium 
Saturday, 5/5/18- Sunday, 5/6/18. Oregon Coast Aquarium: 2820 SE Ferry Slip Rd, Newport. Overnight event, parent release required. Space limited.

June: 2nd Annual Mentors vs Mentees Kickball Game
Saturday, 6/2/18, 11:30-2:00. Rockwood Central Park: 17707 SE Main St, Portland

July: Fishing Excursion 
Saturday, 7/28/18, 8am-12pm. Blue Lake.

August: Letterboxing 
Saturday, 8/25/18, 12:00-2:30 pm. Oxbow Park.

September: Annual Family Picnic 
Saturday, 9/22/18, 1:00-3:00pm. Main City Park: 219 S Main St, Gresham

October: Pumpkin Patch 
Sunday, 10/21/18, 1:00-3:00pm. Liepold Farm:  14480 SE Richey Rd, Boring

November: Rock Climbing
Monday, 11/19/18, 6:00-8:00pm. Mazamas: 527 SE 43rd Ave, Portland

Pre-Match Volunteer Training Series: 

January, 2018: Thursdays, 1/4, 1/11, 1/18 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

February, 2018: Tuesdays, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

March, 2018: Wednesdays, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

April, 2018: Mondays, 4/2, 4/9, 4/16 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Stephen’s Creek Crossing- 6719 SW 26th Ave, Portland, OR 97219

May, 2018: Thursdays, 5/3, 5/10, 5/17 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

June, 2018: Tuesdays, 6/5, 6/12, 6/19 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

July, 2018: Wednesdays, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

August, 2018: Single Day Workshop- Saturday, 8/11 from 9:00am- 1:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

September, 2018: Thursday, 9/6, 9/13, 9/20 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

October, 2018: Mondays, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

November, 2018: Tuesdays, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20 from 6:00-7:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030

December, 2018: Single Day Workshop- Saturday, 12:15 from 9:00am- 1:30pm
Location: Gresham City Hall- 1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030