Featured Events and Box-Making Gatherings

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STATEWIDE IN OREGON. NOV. 15 - 17

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Gun Violence Prevention Sabbath: On the weekend of November 15-17, 2019, people from diverse religious backgrounds across Oregon will unite in remembering gun violence as part of their regular worship. To enlist your faith community and receive a free resource packet with sermon reflections, prayers, hymns, educational sources and ideas for using Soul Boxes in your observance, go here. For the Soul Box toolkit for faith communities, go here.  

PORTLAND, OR. NOVEMBER 6

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Soul Boxes in Hollywood! Stop by the NE Community Center lobby in Portland's Hollywood District to meet The Reminders, a group of dedicated Soul Box supporters, and fold Soul Boxes. All materials furnished. 


Wednesday, November 6

9 - 11 am


Northeast Community Center

1630 NE 38th Ave

Portland, OR 97232

DENVER, CO. THRU APRIL 2020

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In April 2020, The Soul Box Project and First Baptist Church will bring 30,000 Soul Boxes to the Colorado State Capitol. Get a preview at First Baptist Church of Denver where 900 Soul Boxes are on exhibit. Stop by and make a Soul Box and add it to the display -- and learn how to be a part of the April event. 


7 am - 4 pm weekdays

9 am – 12:30 pm Sundays 


First Baptist Church

1373 Grant St,

Denver, CO


DENVER, CO. NOVEMBER 9

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Do you want to bring Soul Boxes to your Denver-area organization? Join participants from faith organizations, activist groups, mental health advocacy and community groups. Learn to fold Soul Boxes. Get tips on hosting your own event. 

This event is free, but we request that you RSVP to office@rethinkbaptist.org 


Saturday, November 9

9:30 - 11 am


First Baptist Church

1373 Grant St,

Denver, CO


15,000 Soul Boxes exhibited at Multnomah Arts Center, April 2019. See photo gallery here. 

100 Soul Box volunteers delivered 36,000 Soul Boxes to the Oregon State Capitol Building on Feb. 15, 2019. See photo gallery here. 

ON-GOING PUBLIC BOX-MAKING GATHERINGS

SOUL BOX WORKSPACE, PORTLAND, OR

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Visit The Soul Box Project's workshop space  in the main Multnomah Arts Building. 


Fold Soul Boxes on Wednesdays!

10 am - 2 pm


Stop by and see what else we're up to during the rest of the week... 


10 am - 1 pm   Monday

10 am - noon   Tuesday

10 am - noon   Thursday

10 am - 1 pm   Friday


Room #37

Multnomah Arts Center

7688 SW Capitol Hwy. 

Portland, OR 97219

ARTE SOLEIL, PORTLAND, OR

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Make Soul Boxes in SE Portland at Arte Soleil

All materials supplied.


Third Saturday of every month

11 am - 1 pm


5530 SE 122nd Ave, 

Portland, OR

CENTER FOR SPIRITUAL WELLBEING, PORTLAND, OR

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We have everything you need to make Soul Boxes at the Center for Spiritual Wellbeing, plus a labyrinth to walk! 


Second Wednesday of every month

5:30 - 8 pm


7100 SW Hampton St, Ste. 126

Portland, OR

FIRSTENBURG COMMUNITY CENTER. VANCOUVER, WA

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Fold Soul Boxes and meet other people working towards ending the gunfire epidemic. All materials supplied. Newcomers welcome! Join us at the Firstenburg Community Center in Vancouver. 


Wednesdays, 10 am - noon


700 NE 136th

Vancouver, WA 

We're looking for more locations for public Box-making venues. 

To make our 200,000+ Soul Box goal by 2020, 

we need box-making gatherings across the country! 

Can you organize one in your hometown? We're here to help. Contact us.