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"Journey to HOME": Colored Pencils Art and Culture Night— Literacy Project

  "Journey to HOME": Colored Pencils Art and Culture Night— Literacy Project Explore stories revealing the interconnectedness of place, identity, culture, and community and where and how we find "home." Featuring: Iraqi singer, guitarist and composer Ronny Salim; poet Emily Newberry; writer Bill Alton; preacher-poet Emmett Wheatfall; and writer-activist-erstwhile lawyer Ronault "Polo" Catalani. Read More ››

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WorldQuest
Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:30pm

WorldQuest for Grownups Recap:Thank You, 2014 Supporters!

WorldQuest for Grownups 2014 Recap:Thank You Supporters!Thank you WorldQuest Supporters! More than $91,000--that’s how much global trivia teams and supporters raised at the 5th annual WorldQuest for Grownups Trivia fundraiser benefiting Youth and Education programs at the World Affairs Council of Oregon. Read More ››

International Visitors
Tue, 12/02/2014 - 2:30pm

Host a Brazilian Youth Ambassador this January

Cultural Visitors
Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:00pm

Start the School Year by Hosting a Youth Activist

Youth Ambassadors Program with South AmericaThis fall brings two great youth exchange programs with teen leaders from South America and Africa. Sign up to host one of these inspiring young people in your home! Read More ››

Travel
Wed, 07/02/2014 - 4:15pm

Explore Tanzania with Council President Maria Wulff, November 1–11

Explore Tanzania with Council President Maria WulffJoin Council president Maria Wulff and our friends from the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia as they explore Tanzania’s long and fascinating history. This trip is limited to 17 travelers. Read More ››