We Need Scribes!

We are so excited at the office!  We’ve finally nailed down dates for our partnership with Geezer Gallery and Elm Court Loaves and Fishes downtown!  We’ll be offering a Voices Of Our Elders Pilot Program at Elm Court, November 2nd-November 12th, Tuesday and Fridays, from 2-3:30!  We’ll use images, photos, objects, music to inspire us[…]

Ways to Give

Donations The community building we do can only be done with community support.  Your donation provides a space for community members to share stories, creating opportunities for understanding, healing, and celebration. EScrip Donation Drive We are currently in the middle of a new fundraising drive called EScrip. Escrip is a California-based fundraising organization that is free[…]

August 11th 2010: Who Knew So Much Could Happen In Just A Few Weeks?

For those of you on our email list, you’ve already heard about the big changes. Our Communications Director par-execellence, Sarah Marshall-Hayes got a new job after 6 years in the Well Arts Office. Luckily, she’s still doing our books and some very necessary grant writing. Valerie Moore, our beloved Executive Director stepped down as Executive[…]

Fertile Ground in January, 2010

January 2010 Well Arts was part of Portland’s Fertile Ground Festival in January 2010! January 22, 26 and 29th, Well Arts brought new stories to the Armory Building mezzanine sponsored in part by Portland Center Stage as part of the city-wide festival of new works. Stories from Terwilliger Plaza, Summer Place, Emerson House and independent[…]