2019 Portland Hip Hop Architecture Camp

2019 Portland Hip Hop Architecture Camp Volunteer Opportunities

The Opportunity:
Help the Architecture Foundation of Oregon (AFO), Self Enhancement, Inc. (SEI), and National Association of Minority Contractors Oregon Chapter (NAMC OR) guide underserved and under represented youth through the 2019 Portland Hip Hop Architecture Camp. Volunteers have the opportunity to assist students in a number of ways, from understanding architectural concepts, to using Tinkercad, to writing rap lyrics and more.

The camp will run 9am-1pm daily from July 29-August 2 at Self Enhancement, Inc. and will serve incoming SEI 9th graders. We have morning and afternoon shifts available daily. Volunteers are encouraged to sign up for more than one shift. Learn more about the Hip Hop Architecture Camp here: www.af-oregon.org/hip-hop-architecture-camp

 

When:
Monday, July 29 – Friday, August 2
9am-1pm daily

 

Where:
Self Enhancement, Inc.
3920 N Kerby Ave
Portland, OR 97227

 

How to Apply:
Please signup to volunteer here: bit.ly/2019hhacvolunteer

In addition to the AFO volunteer signup form, you will be required to submit a volunteer form including consent to a background check through Self Enhancement, Inc. This form will be emailed to you after you sign up.

If you have any questions, please contact AFO Education Programming Associate, Candice Agahan, candice@af-oregon.org, 503-542-3823.

 

About the Event:
In partnership with the Hip Hop Architect Michael Ford, National Association of Minority Contractors Oregon Chapter and Self Enhancement, Inc., the Portland Hip Hop Architecture Camp® is a week long camp that exposes underrepresented youth to architecture, urban planning and design through the lens of hip hop culture.

Founded by Michael Ford, camp participants work with architects, urban planners, designers, community activists and hip hop artists to design new visions for their community.

 

 

 

Cover image courtesy Architecture Foundation of Oregon.