The Partners Group Employees Helped Bring Hope During This Holiday Season at the Portland Rescue Mission
As part of The Partners Group's holiday volunteering program, TPG employees assembled and put up Christmas decorations in the dining room, chapel, women's dorm and lobby. They also served and ate lunch with the Portland Rescue Mission men, women and staff.
Every year, Portland Rescue Mission offers hope to thousands of hurting men, women and children affected by homelessness, addiction, hunger and abuse. The Portland Rescue Mission provides vital services through outreach programs that restore dignity and offer friendship to people in desperate need.
As part of The Partners Group’s holiday volunteering program, TPG employees spent the day assisting with multiple tasks. The employees were bathroom monitors, were on shopping cart duty and bagged and tagged at the check stand. During this time, some volunteers were invited to be a shopper. First, shoppers assisted a child to pick donated items that included: a new Columbia Sportswear winter coat, a fleece and a hat, books, stuffed animals (for themselves and siblings), personal hygiene items and more. The next stop is Santa’s sleigh to get […]
The Partners Group employees helped at the Habitat for Humanity store in Tukwila, WA as their volunteering day for The Partners Group’s holiday volunteering program. They spent the morning cleaning and organizing inventory. The afternoon was filled with unpacking and assembling a load of furniture and displaying artwork that had been donated.
Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, renovating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to […]
The Partners Group kicked off our 2016-17 holiday volunteering program with a Habitat for Humanity work group
The Partners Group employees are given a day off to volunteer at a non-profit of their choice as part of their holiday volunteering program. The above group of employees spent the day landscaping with Habitat for Humanity. They shoveled and raked top soil, planted, and cleaned windows inside the built homes.
Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East (founded in 1981) revitalizes neighborhoods, builds affordable and sustainable homes, and empowers families through successful homeownership. Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East serves Multnomah and Northern Clackamas Counties and has built over 300 homes […]
When I think about winter it takes me back to my childhood. My family spent the winters in the Blue Mountains snowmobiling outside of my hometown of Pendleton, Oregon. I especially remember nighttime when we would all huddle up in our A frame cabins with our friends and family playing board games. While harsh winter storms blew outside, we would have a nice, warm fire blazing inside, creating a feeling of gratitude for safety, shelter, and protection.
This is a critical example of what we should feel in our financial […]