October 14 - October 28, 2016

Multnomah County Community Team

Multnomah County

Multnomah County staff firmly roots work in protecting the most vulnerable in our community. This mission shapes the way we approach sustainability, which is based on achieving social, economic, and environmental justice.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 5,183 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    9
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    8
    organic meals
    consumed
  • up to
    15
    letters or emails
    sent to public officials or leaders
  • up to
    3,120
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    265
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    180
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    35
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    720
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    55
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    24
    people
    helped
  • up to
    970
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    308
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    421
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    634
    miles
    travelled by bike
  • up to
    4
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    8
    miles
    travelled by foot
  • up to
    12
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    1,172
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    28
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    16
    miles
    travelled by bus

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • October 28 at 2:20 PM
    I went to the doctor today and I told the health care professional about healthy purchasing. She didn't know that make up didn't have to declare all of the ingredients. For example most make up has formaldehyde and mercury. Both chemicals of concerns because they pose a danger to health. 
  • October 28 at 2:18 PM
    I wrote a public official about healthy purchasing which is less toxic purchasing. 
  • October 28 at 2:17 PM
    Yesterday I bought food for houseless people. I bought fruit and veggies and gave it to a thankful street resident. I know I am suppose to go to the Food Bank or Urban Gleaners, but the store was right by a camp! 
  • October 28 at 1:15 PM
    In the last two weeks, I didn't buy a single thing that I didn't need. It feels amazing! This is a big shift for me that has been coming for quite some time and this year's EcoChallenge was exactly what I needed. The impacts are incredible in every imaginable way: More money saved, less stuff to store, more time to spend with loved ones, less...
  • October 28 at 8:45 AM
    I will make an effort to carry forward my 5 minute shower challenge. I've been through a few suction-cupped salt timers before - need to get another.
  • October 27 at 3:05 PM
    I am glad to have participated. A big thanks to Sara Mihm for her contagious enthusiasm! And to everyone else who joined in.

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: MultCo Moves Challenger Team Members: 104 Challenger Points: 12294 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Multnomah County Community Team Challenged Team Members: 68 Challenged Points: 5183 Winning?:  
Challenger: Multnomah County Community Team Challenger Team Members: 68 Challenger Points: 5183 Winning?: VS. Challenged: EcoChallengers Challenged Team Members: 43 Challenged Points: 5454 Winning?:  
Challenger: Multnomah County Community Team Challenger Team Members: 68 Challenger Points: 5183 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Clackamas County Eco Champions Challenged Team Members: 19 Challenged Points: 2917 Winning?: