Careers, Internships, Volunteer Opportunities, and More
The Manager will oversee our Friends United for a Resilient Future Initiative, which is focused in the Portland metropolitan region. The Manager will join the Portland Metro Team to create a more resilient and equitable Portland Metro region by helping to: (1) advance smart growth policies, (2) create public investments that safeguard the region’s built and natural environment and its people, and (3) foster a mindset to unite Oregonians together to advocate for smart growth policies.
This position will remain open until filled.
Our Farmer Advisory Committee (FAC) assists us in ensuring that Oregon maintains the land needed for future generations of farmers, foresters, and ranchers.
Our Cooperating Attorney Program (CAP) connects local land use cases, often in rural areas, with attorneys who work pro bono to protect Oregon's working lands and land use system.
Pitch in at events, activate your community, help thank donors, put your photography & graphic design skills to use – make a difference for Oregon with your time & talents!
The deadline to apply for our 2019 Gerhardt Internship was February 20. Check back at the end of the year for our 2020 opportunity!
Every spring, 1000 Friends of Oregon selects a single outstanding applicant for our Gerhardt Internship: a hands-on, full-time, 10-week, paid summer internship. The purpose of the internship is to provide an opportunity for on-the-job experience for planning students and those in similar fields, especially for those interested in public service. For more information, please download this FAQ.
Land Use Leadership Initiative
Looking for information about our Land Use Leadership Initiative (a.k.a. LULI)? Click here.