Portland Chapter

About Us

The Portland Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation’s work is focused keeping it clean upstream through our programs including #DitchTheStrawPDX, Ocean Friendly Restaurants, Green Streets,  Hold On To Your Butt programs and our Blue Water Task Force water quality monitoring program out on the north coast. Chapter meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month beginning at 7:00 PM. The meetings are open to the public and family friendly.

Portland Chapter Executive Committee

Chanel Hason – Chair & Communications
Gina Avalos – Vice Chair
Sarah Mayer – Volunteer Coordinator
Janeen Bittmann – Treasurer
VACANT – Secretary
Nancy Nordman – Rise Above Plastics Coordinator
VACANT – Hold On To Your Butts
Ariana Marquis – Green Streets Coordinator
Jessica Gilligan – OFR Lead & Sponsorships
Sarah Cavrak – Policy Coordinator

Monthly Events

To find our full list of events, click here. For now, we thought you’d like to see what’s happening for the next two months up front and center.

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