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Age Minimum (with Adult): 6+, Minimum Age:13+

Join the No Ivy League at Marshall Park (age 6+) *STW 2012*

Join us in our annual effort to halt an aggressive, alien invader... English Ivy! This plant is responsible for smothering innocent native plants, recklessly eroding slopes, and decreasing the overall biodiversity in our treasured ecosystem. Roll up your sleeves and help protect our parks!

Wear long pants, closed-toe shoes, and be ready to get dirty! Tools, work gloves, and guidance provided.

Also, there will be a celebration and free lunch for all volunteers at Lower Macleay Park from 12:30pm-2:00pm. Please join us!

The Natural Resources Program of Portland Parks and Recreation focuses on maintaining the natural resources within the network of parks located in Portland. There are volunteer opportunities that support the natural habitat and sustainability in each park and it takes a community effort to maintain Portland's wonderful parks system. Join us as a volunteer and maintain our shared natural spaces!

Note: Volunteers age 6-12 may volunteer along with a responsible adult.
Volunteers age 13+ are welcome to volunteer on their own.

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To sign up for this project:

1. Log in (green button at the top of this page) or create a volunteer account.

2. Pay the registration fee - the Portland Timbers are asking supporters to join them in making a committment to support volunteerism throughout our region. Your registration fee will serve as a donation to Hands On Greater Portland to help cover the cost of organizing this week of service.

Click below to pay the registration fee ($30 per volunteer). As a thank you, you'll receive an exclusive Portland Timbers Stand Together Week scarf and bag!

Select total # of volunteers you're signing up for this project:


3. Sign up by clicking "Sign Up" below then "Submit" on the following page.
      NOTE: You'll need your Paypal receipt # to proceed.

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** THE FINE PRINT - please read **

>> To sign up a team or family, a $30 registration fee is required for each volunteer regardless of age. Please select the appropriate # of volunteers from the PayPal menu above and be sure to click 'sign up with a team" below after payment. Learn more about creating/managing a team.

>> The registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable even if you do not attend the project that you sign up for. But rest assured that your contribution is supporting volunteer initiatives throughout the Greater Portland region.

>> You will not be able to sign up for a Stand Together Week project without completing all of the steps above. If you're unable to make a donation at this time, you're welcome to visit our 
project calendar or advanced search and sign up for a *Hands On* or *Referral* project at no charge.
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