Weatherization Season Kicks Off with Enoch!
Last Saturday CEP had its first group volunteer weatherization day of the season. Longtime partner of over 20 years, Enoch Precision Machining brought 9 staff-members out! With a couple of community volunteers, we went to three homes in SE Portland and installed weatherization kits on 27 windows! We work with groups throughout the season to weatherize homes for hundreds of seniors and people with
First Insulation Workshop – Success!
Eleven brave souls ventured out to be our very first DIY Insulation Workshop participants on Saturday, and the feedback we got was fantastic! Not only were people excited and encouraged by the class, but they also shared great ideas on how to improve our delivery. “…I found it[the workshop] to be much more approachable than I expected” “[I want to weatherize to] be environmentally
New! Expanded Repairs in Lents!
This fall, CEP is bringing its Expanded Repair program to the Lents neighborhood. For the past four years, we have been providing expanded repairs in the N/NE Interstate corridor. With funding from the Portland Housing Bureau, we can now provide these services in Lents. Our Expanded Repair program provides more extensive services than our Emergency Repair program. Expanded Repairs include: Broken window replacements Electrical