Lewis Elementary Fundraiser

From Lewis Elementary PTA: Place your orders today for the popular holiday wreath and centerpiece sale. We have a nice selection of evergreen wreaths, swags and centerpieces! Order by November 17th, with pickup on December 4th. About 50% of all sales go right back into our school. Click here to order!

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[Image Description: Five types of holiday centerpieces and wreaths with descriptions and prices listed next to each one.]

The Lewis PTA is happy to announce that the annual Lewis Bake Sale returns this year!

Grab some coffee and goodies when you pick up your wreath or centerpiece. The bake sale will be held on Saturday, 12/4, from 10am-12pm at the front Lewis Parking Lot. Stay tuned: we will be looking for donations of store bought baked goods as the date gets closer.

Unfortunately, the PTA is unable to host the annual tree sale this year. The June heatwave took a toll on our vendor’s trees, and he is unable to provide us with trees this year. Thank you to Dave Harsey for his decade of support of the Lewis PTA by providing us with trees. Unfortunately, we are also unable to host the traditional Lewis Holiday Bazaar this year, due to PPS restrictions. We are looking forward to reviving this tradition next year.

Mehri’s Oregon Humane Society Giving Tree Fundraiser

Now through Sunday, December 23rd, Mehri’s Cafe and Bakery (6923 SE 52nd Ave) is doing a Giving Tree to raise money and supplies for Oregon Humane Society.  Neighbors are encouraged to donate new or gently used blankets, dog/cat food, treats, supplies, etc.  All cash donations will be matched by Mehri’s!  100% of donations will be delivered directly to Oregon Humane Society on December 24th.

Questions?  Stop by Mehri’s or give them a call during regular business hours, 7:00AM-3:00PM.

Dough for Dollars for Lane Middle School

Who doesn’t love pizza AND supporting our kids?  Westmoreland Pizzicato is teaming up with the Lane Middle School PTA for a delicious fundraiser.  On November 28th, 20% of the Westmoreland Pizzicato store’s sales will go back to Lane Middle School!  Call 503-736-0174 to order (or pre-order) your pizza!

Keep the Change for Lane Middle School!

Shop Grocery Outlet on SE 72nd/SE Flavel, November 3rd-5th and tell the clerk “Keep the Change for Lane Middle School PTA!”  Funds go to support the Library Courtyard project, which will provide a beautiful outdoor study space for students.  Thanks to Dave and Cheri of Grocery Outlet for partnering with Lane M.S. PTA to make this happen!

Leach Botanical Garden Tree Walk Crowdfunding Campaign

For decades Leach Botanical Garden has been an enchanting refuge in East Portland – and now they are about to take bold steps toward becoming a garden for everyone, both in East Portland and around the region. The centerpiece will be a tree walk – 30 feet off the ground – giving visitors of all ages and abilities the chance to experience a truly unique urban garden and forest.

Find out more about this great project on their site!