The Living Cully coalition unites four non-profit community development organizations in a collaborative, long-term, community-led effort to improve the quality of life for people of color and low-income people in Northeast Portland’s Cully neighborhood — and ensure that Cully will always be a place where people of color and low-income people can live and thrive. This work requires a dual-emphasis on community-led neighborhood improvements and robust efforts to combat gentrification and displacement. The Living Cully partners are: Habitat for Humanity Portland Region, Hacienda Community Development Corporation (CDC), The Native American Youth and Family Center (NAYA) and Verde.
Looking to connect with people who have repair skills! (Paid opportunity) As part of the Cully Mobile Home Program, Mayra, the MHP Community Engagement Coordinator, connects park residents to resources available to make their homes safe and healthy. There are programs available but many times all the residents need is a handy person to help … Read More >