Intertwine Alliance Updates
September 2014 -- Health and Nature subcommittees (Language and Change Model Development) continue to meet (upcoming meetings 9/26 and 10/8) to finish their work, which they will present at the Oct. 15 Health & Nature forum.
September 2014 -- The Equity Initiative group is hoping a few more organizations will step up to participate in a pilot project of organization-wide equity assessments. This will be announced at the upcoming Fall Summit on Nov.
September 2014 -- The 2015 Annual Trails Fair will be tied to the May International Trails Symposium taking place at the Portland Convention Center and hosted by Metro and The Intertwine Alliance next May 17-20. The Intertwine Alliance will support the conference by coordinating volunteers.
September 2014 -- Intertwine Alliance Program Manager David Cohen is meeting with Lake McTighe of Metro and Kari Schlosshauer of the Safe Routes to Schools program to work on a plan to support the recently approved Regional Active Transportation Plan and to develop ongoing platforms for discussio
September 2014 -- The Intertwine Alliance, as part of a contract with East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District, has led an effort to develop a plan to more successfully and sustainably fund the metro-area Outdoor School Program.