Thank you for your interest in the MCCE


Thank you for your interest in the McCall Center for Civic Engagement at Pacific University. This blog is no longer in use. To find current events coordinated by the MCCE, please visit our “Get Involved” page. To keep in the loop about all future opportunities with the MCCE and the broader Forest Grove / Washington County community, sign up for our semi-regular “Civic Action Update” email. Thank you!

Earth Day Volunteer Work Party

If you’re looking for something to do that will be fun and will make a huge difference for the local ecosystem, The Forest Park Conservancy is looking for you!

Pull invasive English ivy with The Forest Park Conservancy this Earth Day weekend! Your service will help restore and preserve native habitat in Forest Park.

What: FPC Volunteer Work Party

When: Saturday, April 21st,  9 am to 12 pm

Where: NW 53rd Drive: Birch Trailhead Follow link to view map. Carpooling is encouraged.

Sign up here to volunteer!

All training and tools provided. Remember to pack plenty of water and dress for all weather conditions. We’ll supply the coffee, snacks, and raffle prizes.

Questions about the ivy pull? Contact us at

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