To inspire creative reuse and environmentally sustainable behavior by providing educational programs and affordable materials to the community.
Bottom Line for Portland
SCRAP PDX is a donation-based creative-reuse center in Southwest Portland. With a diverse and affordable inventory, SCRAP served more than 50,000 Portlanders and diverted 173,526 pounds from the wastestream last year. SCRAP's education programs served 4,535 students with a uniquely hands-on experience in creative-reuse crafting.
“Every time I walk into SCRAP, I am instantly energized with new, creative ideas. What a wonderful resource—every city needs one!” —Saundra Penkunas
How far does a $10 donation go with your organization?
$10 allows SCRAP to divert 7 pounds of usable materials from the waste stream.
How far does a $50 donation go with your organization?
$50 provides one Camp SCRAP scholarship to low-income families.