FIXIN’ PORTLAND

Cris and Angela sharing their sewing skills!

Repairing Prom Dresses with Abby’s Closet

Saturday, April 5th, two of our extremely talented sewing volunteers spent the day repairing dresses at Abby's Closet prom dress give away. Over 7,000 prom dresses were donated for the event at the Convention Center and available for free to young women … [Read More...]

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Repair PDX Gets Ink in The Oregonian … Again!

Our March repair café at Bike Farm in NE Portland was featured in The Oregonian. The article noted that we have held almost one event a month for the past year all across Portland. A longer article also appeared in the newspaper a little less than a year ago. … [Read More...]

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March 20th Repair Café @ Bike Farm 6-9pm

We are excited to be hosting our next Repair Cafe in partnership with Bike Farm! The March repair café will focus on preparing for spring – Featuring: small appliance, bike, and lawnmower/small engine repair, garment mending and tool/knife sharpening … [Read More...]

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Repair Cafe Held at the January 25th Fix-It Fair

We had a great time at our first Fix-it Fair this past January 25th at Rosa Parks Elementary School. Fix-It Fairs are organized by the city of Portland; they are free events where you can learn simple and effective ways to save money  and stay … [Read More...]