Outreach ministries are pathways that transform hearts of worship into hands of service by building relationships with our neighbors in need and by partnering with them to create a healthy, just, peaceful and sustainable neighborhood and world.
Trinity Refugee Team
Offer support to refugees and asylum seekers resettling in the Portland metro area.
We work in conjunction with Lutheran Community Services Northwest.
Alison Little Toledo
Volunteer support for Portland churches providing day & nighttime shelter to houseless families. (In partnership with Metro East)
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Listen to Learn
Help adult migrants develop conversational English language skills in small group settings.
Training required, either through Trinity tutoring workshops or through the Portland Literary Council.
Assisting the Houseless
Opportunities to assist one of many community organizations that advocate for and support our neighbors.
We don’t give advice, we don’t counsel, but we give the homeless, the jobless, and people suffering from food insecurity an opportunity to talk and be heard without being lectured or interrupted.