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In this Update: General Meeting (same date, new time and venue): Launch Campaign; Membership; Volunteers; Reminders

Same Day, but
New Venue and Time!
Beaverton Community Center

Viva Village
General Meeting

Saturday, September 10
3:00 to 4:30 p.m.

Beaverton Community Center, 
Vose Room

12350 SW 5th Street

See you there!

This is the last General Meeting before Viva Village becomes "official."

A reminder:
After October, General Meetings will be open to Members and Volunteers. See below for more about membership and volunteering.
Coming Soon to Your Mailbox
Viva Village Launch Campaign
Ready to Launch

An exciting campaign encompassing multiple ways to support Viva Village in the short weeks leading up to our Pilot Launch!

Founding Members

Founding Donors
Friends of Viva Village
All are needed to launch our rocket!
Now's a Great Time —
Become a Viva Village Member!

Full membership in Viva Village is available to adults 18 and over who have need of the support and services Viva Village provides in order to remain in their homes.
  • Be part of the 3-month Pilot and help us make sure our systems are working well. (As a bonus for being part of this Pilot, your membership will extend through December 31, 2017 — up to 15 months for one annual fee!)
Village members
or, if you prefer:
  • Sign up to be a member starting in January 2017 and beyond.

Start your membership in one of three simple ways:
phone handset
1)  Call Viva Village: (503) 746-5082 and request a Getting To Know You form.

2)  Email with your name, home address, email address, phone Email clipartnumber, and whether you want to be a Full Service Member or an Associate Member.

3)  From the Viva Village website, download and print the Getting To Know You form at the bottom of the document clipartMembership page.
Mail your completed form to:

Viva Village
4905 SW Griffith Dr. Suite 108
Beaverton OR 97005

The Next Steps:

You will be contacted to schedule an in-home interview with two members of the membership team. We can get to know you better and discuss how Viva Village can benefit you.

After a successful interview, you will receive a membership agreement, a payment form, and a questionnaire. Your membership begins once these have been processed.
Viva Village volunteers are amazing!
Thank you for your hard work.
thank you bouquet

You are what makes Viva Village possible.
Neighbors helping Neighbors Stay Neighbors!

Reminder to all current volunteers:
If you haven't already done so,
please complete and return a volunteer application.

Once we start providing services, all volunteers will need to be vetted and trained.


Download and print a Volunteer Application.
Return your completed application to:
            Viva Village
            4905 SW Griffith Dr. Suite 108
            Beaverton OR 97005

For more information:
Email or call 503-644-7320.
Volunteers are the Heart of Viva Village
Viva Village has a wide range of things for volunteers to service volunteers

A few examples:

Direct Services to Members:
In home support, such as
      hanging pictures
      simple repairs
      cleaning cupboards
      changing that burnt-out, hard-to-reach light bulb
Technology assistance, paperwork
Transportation to the grocery, doctor appointment, etc.
Companionship visits, check-in phone callsOffice work

Office Support:
Staff the office
Answer the phone
Coordinate member requests
Enter data

Research answers to member questions

Village Support:Village support
Continued marketing
Community outreach
Events and programs
Membership recruitment
Membership interviewer
Volunteers support and recruitment

YOU can make a difference! 

Apply now to be a Viva Village volunteer!

Contact Viva Village at to receive a volunteer application, and, if you’d like to be a driver, a Ride Connection application. Both forms are also available for download on the Viva Village website.
  • Members of the volunteer team will meet with you to get to know you and to discuss how you’d like to volunteer for Viva Village.
  • To ensure the safety of our members, the volunteer team checks all applicants' references. Applicants also complete a background check through Verified Volunteers. Once your application has been received you will be given instructions on how to do this.
  • A Volunteer Training is required. Trainings are scheduled Monday, September 12, and Wednesday, September 21. There will be additional trainings monthly beginning in October.

Download and print an application.
Return your completed application to:
            Viva Village
            4905 SW Griffith Dr. Suite 108
            Beaverton OR 97005

Or call Viva Village: 503-746-5082
Office Team:

The Viva Village office will be staffed with volunteers. This team is the center of our operations. We plan to start having regular office hours before the October launch date.
paper clips
Office staffers will:
- Answer the phone
- Coordinate member requests with an available volunteer
- Research information for members
- Enter data into the computer
- Keep files and documents organized

To be part of this team:
Email, or call 503-746-5082.
Still accepting —

Vetted Vendor Referrals:
Send in the names of business you know and would recommend for inclusion on our Vetted Vendor list. Viva Village members will really benefit from this!

Email your suggestions to:
Karen McCune,
Events Coming Up Soon

Enjoy this cooler weather and join other Viva Villagers …

Nature WalkFanno Creek wetlands
Koll Center Wetlands and Fanno Creek Farmhouse

Saturday, September 3
Meet at 9:00 a.m.

Meet at SW Stratus Street near the Creekside intersection (just off of Hall near 217).

For more information, check the Viva Village calendar

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Dine Around Beaverton and Beyond
Wednesday,  September 14
12:30 – 2:00 p.m.Cafe Murrayhill

Cafe Murrayhill
14500 Murray-Scholls Dr.
Beaverton, OR 97007

RSVP: Frieda,
Seating limited to first 8 people to sign up.
Viva Village is a member of Villages NW nonprofit Hub & Spoke Network.
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