Our partners have big plans for their spaces in Rockwood Rising

Already on site, temporarily housed at the Rockwood Community Office, 442-484 SE 187th Ave, and providing services to the community:

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MEtroEast community media

  • 15,000 square feet
  • Community TV station and digital media innovation center.

Now offering free DIY classes to teach adults do-it-yourself valuable computer literacy skills and to provide youth with opportunities to learn programming, video production and more.

Email seth@metroeast.org or call 503-667-8848 for more information.

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Portland Opportunities industrialization center (poic)

  • 5,000 square feet
  • Gang outreach work now at the Rockwood Community Office

Coming to the Rockwood Rising site:

  • Food apprenticeship program for local students to learn marketable skills in the food manufacturing and culinary arts fields.
  • Construction apprenticeship program. To bridge the gap between those living in poverty seeking living wage jobs and employers who need competent workers.

Email czenker@portlandoic.org or call 503-797-7222 ext. 703


Mt. Hood Community College Small Business Development Center

5,000 square feet

  • Small business assistance, specializing in innovation

Email bizcenter@mhcc.edu or call 503-491-7658


worksource oregon

  • 15,000 square feet of office space
  • Providing employment resources to the neighborhood.

Call (503) 669-7112