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Help ‘Free the Girls’

Soroptimist International of Gresham is launching a new service project to help women who have experienced human trafficking. From May 1 through June 15, Soroptimists will collect new and gently used bras for Free the Girls.

Rescued women are able to sell the bras to provide for their families.

To host a donation bin or find the nearest bin location, visit sigresham.org or call Elizabeth Delplato at 503-667-9491. To learn more, visit freethegirls.org.

Bring canned food to 4th Street for SnowCap

A food drive benefiting SnowCap Community Charities will take place at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 3, at 4th Street Pub and Brewing, 77. N.E. Fourth St., Gresham.

Attendees are encouraged to bring five cans of food to the benefit dinner. A portion of all dinner proceeds will go to SnowCap. Cash donations may be made at any U.S. Bank under Columbia River Roofing/SnowCap. For more information, visit snowcap.org.

Drink One for Dane

Dutch Bros. Coffee is inviting the public to “Drink One for Dane” and help raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

On Friday, May 3, all 198 Dutch Bros. locations will donate 100 percent of their proceeds to MDA for research and family services funding. The company’s annual MDA Day honors Dutch Bros. co-founder Dane Boersma, who died of ALS in late 2009. There are four local Dutch Bros. Coffee locations. For more information, visit dutchbros.com.




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