Our 42nd Ave

Community – Equity – Prosperity


Be sure to support Rigler Elementary School by attending their Rummage Sale! 

Saturday, October 4th – 9AM-4PM

Rigler Elementary
Downstairs in the Cafeteria
5401 NE Prescott St.


Monday, September 29th – 6:30-7:30PM 
Zumba @ Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church- Fellowship Hall 
4927 NE 55th Ave.(corner of 55th/Alberta)
Free!

Wednesday, October 1st – 6:30-7:30PM

Yoga @ Faubion SUN Community School

3039 NE Rosa Parks Way
$6 drop-in for community members ages 18+.

Wednesday, October 1st – 7:00PM
Trivia Night @ NEPO 42

5403 NE 42nd Avenue
Always a crowdpleaser…

Friday, October 3rd – 8:30-10:30AM
Employer Marketplace at PCC Metro Workforce Training Center

5600 NE 42nd Avenue
A great way to connect with regional employers!

This week:
Target Corporation
United States Post Office
City of Portland- Fire Department  

Saturday, October 4th – 10:00AM-12:00PM

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry
@ St. Charles Church
5310 NE 42nd Avenue
Featuring an outdoor market with fresh produce!

Are we missing your event? Let us know!

Did you know…

Three 42nd Avenue businesses have been awarded with mini storefront improvement grants?

PortLaundry will be using their award for interior electrical and structural work to support new washers

Professional Pest Control Supplies will be using their award for exterior lighting and rehabilitated signage

Rose’s Ice Cream has used their award for repainting, as seen below


Stay tuned for images of other award recipient’s improvement work! And be sure to look out for our next round of mini Storefront Improvement Grants for your own business needs!


Job Listings

Habitat for Humanity is hiring for 7 positions! 

-ReStore Supervisor
-Business Relations Manager
-Building Material Recovery Supervisor
-Store Assistant
-Digital Media Coordinator/Graphic Designer
-Living Cully Anti-Displacement Coordinator
-Living Cully Communications/Outreach Coordinator

Click here for job descriptions!

Hacienda CDC is Hiring for the following positions!

Accounting Manager

Resident Services Coordinator

Office Manager

After School Program Coordinator

Rose’s Ice Cream is seeking a Short Order Cook! 

Rose’s Ice Cream is someone responsible for cooking and preparing meals using a gas grill, flat griddle and deep fryer.  Individual is also responsible for filling and cleaning of kitchen area, washing dishes, restocking supplies, cleaning activities (sweeping, mopping, restroom maintenance) and providing support to servers including waiting on customers, bussing tables, taking accurate orders, preparing drinks and scooping ice cream (cones, shakes, sundaes, etc.), cashier and serving food.

Applications may be obtained at Roses Ice Cream. 5011 NE 42nd Ave. Portland, Oregon.  Applications MUST be submitted in person for this position.Applications accepted Tuesday through Saturday from 11:30 to 9 PM and Sundays from noon to 9 PM.

Learn more about Rose’s Ice Cream! 

MeRae’s is now hiring for a stylist/barber/nail tech! 

MeRae’s is a multicultural salon with over 30 years of experience. At MeRae’s you will find a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere where you can retreat to be pampered and refreshed. Our knowledgeable, skilled team is committed to providing superior customer service, and delivering exceptional results. MeRae’s offers a friendly, and supportive environment, dedicated to meeting your beauty needs.

Please send resume to marie@meraes.com

Learn more about MeRae’s! 


Fall Jobs Fest Northwest 

Tuesday, September 30th
10AM-2PM

Mt. Hood Community College
Student Union
26000 SE Stark St.
Gresham, OR 97030

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Join us for our monthly Coffee Hour! 

We host monthly Coffee Hours as a chance for residents and business owners to get together and learn what is going on in their community! Coffee and pastries on us! 

Friday, September 26th – 8AM – 10AM
Miss Zumstein Bakery and Coffee Shop
5027 NE 42nd Ave.


Friday, September 26th – 8:30-10:30AM
Employer Marketplace at PCC Metro Workforce Training Center
5600 NE 42nd Avenue
A great way to connect with regional employers!

This week:
Oil Can Henry’s
PCC
ABM On-Site Services 


Did you know…

Rose’s Ice Cream has been repainted? 



Look out for our next round of mini Storefront Improvement Grants for your own business needs!

Bill Dickey received the 2014 Samuel C. Wheeler Freedom Award from DePaul Treatment Center? 


Pictured here with State Treasurer, Ted Wheeler.
42nd Avenue was represented Rosario Toscuento of PortLaundry, Carolyn Mistell and Michael DeMarco.


Job Fairs


Maximum Connections

Thursday, September 25th
9AM – 2PM

Wild Forestry Center
4033 SW Canyon Rd.
Portland, OR 97221

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This week at the Spare Room: 

-Thursday, September 25th 
Pagan Jud Band

-Friday, September 26th 
The Get Down

-Saturday, September 27th 
Larry Teri

42nd Avenue Street Scenes:

Doug of Doggy Business happily touches-up his storefront facade!

Finally, 
Congratulations to Merae’s for a successful 21st Anniversary Party! 


Wednesday, September 17th – 6:30-7:30PM
Yoga @ Faubion SUN Community School

3039 NE Rosa Parks Way
$6 drop-in for community members ages 18+.


Wednesday, September 17th – 7:00PM
Trivia Night @ NEPO 42

5403 NE 42nd Avenue
Always a crowdpleaser…


Thursday, September 18th – 4:00-7:00PM
Cully Farmers Market
NE 42nd Avenue, between Alberta Street & Sumner

Friday, September 19th – 8:30-10:30AM
Employer Marketplace at PCC Metro Workforce Training Center

5600 NE 42nd Avenue
A great way to connect with regional employers!

This week:
Ajinomoto
Portland Public Schools
UPS
Portland Habilitation Center INC.


Saturday, September 20th – 10:00AM-12:00PM

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry
@ St. Charles Church
5310 NE 42nd Avenue
Featuring an outdoor market with fresh produce!

Did you know…

MeRae’s is having a 21st anniversary celebration?

MeRae’s on 42nd Multi-cultural Hair Salon
5852 NE 42nd Ave
Portland, OR 97218

Hors d’oeuvres, music, and much more!

Rose’s Ice Cream is repainting?

Stay tuned for their new & improved exterior!


Job Fairs


ABM Onsite Services Recruitment

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
9AM

WorkSource Beaverton/Hillsboro
241 SW Edgeway Dr.
Beaverton, OR 97006

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This week at the Spare Room: 

-Thursday, September 18th 
Countryside Ride

-Friday, September 19th 
Hot Property

-Saturday, September 20th 
Cool Breeze