To promote the transformation of overpaved places to overcome the social and environmental impacts of pavement. Depave engages communities and reconnects urban landscapes to nature through action-oriented projects, education, advocacy and stewardship.
Bottom Line for Portland
This past year, Depave engaged more than 500 volunteers to create eight community greenspaces, and added new volunteer trainings and landscape stewardship programming.
“Depave showed up big time for our community—helping us tackle our project from start to finish. Working alongside Depave’s crew to transform our schoolyard into a beautiful place was rewarding and fun. We’re eager to partner with them again.” —Brian D’Agostine, Lent School project leader