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Portland Tribune- “Markets push - puts food on tables” 7/18/2014

The Portland Tribune (Issue date July 18, 2014) interviewed Sisters volunteer Robert about his experience being able to exchange his Sisters barter-work punch cards for market token! We are really excited about this new partnership with Portland FArmers Market and New Seasons Market. It’s taken off like we couldn’t have imagined! Read the article here!

Portland Business Journal article about Farmers Market!

Portland Business Journal published a write up about our new partnership with New Seasons Market and Portland Farmers Market!

July 2013: Food Works partnership on Oregon Live

photo by Sara Hottman for Oregon LiveOregon Live came out to take photos of Food Works youth helping out in the Cafe, which they do weekly over the summer. Check out the pics and sweet little story here!

Read more stories about Sisters here!

June 2013: Food Works partnership is profiled in the Oregonian

Sisters' community helping out on the Food Works farmIn anticipation of our first CSA delivery from Food Works, the Oregonian printed a great story about this fantastic partnership! Food Works and Sisters will be volunteering with each other throughout the growing season!

April 2013: Art created by our community is in the news

Photo by Sara Hottman for The OregonianCheck out this Oregonian article featuring artwork created by Sisters community. Some of the art dates back to Sisters’ founding. Read more about it here.

February 2013: Art Workshops at Sisters Profiled in The Oregonian

In preparation for the first-ever Journeys Art Festival, Sisters is Blue Azul hosts music workshop. Photo by Sara Hottman, The Oregonianhosting several art and music workshops for our community. Read about the power of art and community here.

Dec 2012: Oregonian Reports that Sisters “Serves nourishment, dignity”

Sisters's Cafe from above, by Rebecca Koffman for the OregonianOn this December’s Customer Appreciation Day, The Oregonian paid us a visit and learned about the unique work and community that comes together here. Read more here!

Dec 2012: Edible Portland Writes about Food & Friendship at Sisters Of The Road

Edible Portland articleLocal food-focused magazine Edible Portland writes about Sisters community, hospitality, and good food.

The article even includes two of our favorite recipes for you to make at home! Check it out on page 32.

Open Circles Art Project Featured in Local Media

Hear an interview with KBOO radio host Dmae Roberts and Sisters’ Lucilene Lira about this collaborative, creative art project here. The winter edition of the Old Town Chinatown Crier (our neighborhood newspaper!) also featured the Open Circles art project. You can find a pdf of the Crier here.

Sisters Art-Based Collaboration with 100th Monkey Studio

We partnered with the folks at 100th Monkey Studio to create community-based art. Hear a radio interview about the project here.

We call on the Senate to prioritize hunger

This Take Action called on our community to contact their legislators in support of hungry people, not profitable crop insurance companies.

More Media About Sisters Of The Road

Magazine and Newspaper Articles

Radio, Television and Other Media

  • April, 2011: Sisters and our allies continue to say no to the JTTF. Click here to read an article from OPB Radio about the council vote and a response from our community organizer Chani Geigle-Teller.
  • March 2011: A great short video about Sisters that aired on Univision.