Our Ask

  • Add “No straw, please” when you’re at restaurants
  • Bring your own reusable straw with you – there are many great options from stainless steel to bamboo to glass!
  • Volunteer with our program – find out how by emailing ditchthestraw@portland.surfrider.org
  • Write a yelp review telling your favorite restaurant how much you appreciate them choosing to ditch the straw
  • Post a photo of you and your friends ditching the straw and tag us (@SurfriderPortland) and #DitchTheStrawPDX on social media! We need your help to spread the word and the message