SCRAP Creative Reuse

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SCRAP’s mission is to inspire creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior by providing educational programs and affordable materials to the community. 

Bottom Line for Portland

SCRAP recognizes that building community is an important part of creating and spreading sustainable practices. 83% of every dollar donated or spent at SCRAP goes back into supporting SCRAP’s education and environmental programming. These funds help SCRAP expand access and knowledge, inspire environmentally sustainable behavior through creative reuse, and share our mission with more members of our community.  


“Scrap has given me a sense of purpose and community. It is an amazing place filled with compassionate people. I feel safe, respected, and loved here.”  -Calla Douglas, SCRAP Volunteer 

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Creative Expression is for Everyone. SCRAP Creative Reuse pledges to create a diverse, inclusive, and equitable environment where everyone is welcome –Our inclusive organization inspires creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior. We provide diverse educational programming and affordable materials for all communities. Commitment to a nondiscriminatory approach to opportunities and advancement guides us. Our staff and community members are comfortable bringing their authentic selves to our centers as we respect and value their diverse life experiences, heritages, and identities. Just be you and create sustainably. 


$1 - $19 Thank you email from SCRAP.

$20 - $99 – Hand-written thank you letter and SCRAP sticker. 

$100 - $249 - Letter, SCRAP sticker, and recognition in SCRAP's annual report (published on SCRAP’s website). 

$250 + Letter, sticker, recognition in annual report, Volunteer-made Creative Reuse Kit, $25 Mox Boarding House gift certificate (available for the first 25 donors at the $250+ level). 


We hit our first goal of $7500, AND our second goal of $10,000, AND our third goal of $12,000! We are overwhelmed by your generosity! Thank you so much! Now we're shooting for the stars, and aiming for $15,000! Your support truly means the world to us!

Business Partner(s)

Mox Boarding House, Portland is supporting SCRAP in a number of ways: offering donor incentives, donating a portion of the sales of a seasonal dessert special, in-store register donations (with matching up to $1000) a giving tree in their store, and more!

$17,750 raised of $15,000 goal
220 donations
118% of Goal


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Year Founded: 1999

Tax ID: 93-1270807

SCRAP Creative Reuse is in the Creative Expression category which is sponsored by The Oregon Cultural Trust

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