2

Rank of Portland among the 51 largest US cities for percentage of citizens who volunteer each month (36 percent, by the way)

$1.6

Value, in billions, of volunteer service performed by Portland residents each year

267

Acres of ivy removed from Forest Park by No Ivy League volunteers since 1994

$800,000

Approximate value of computers Free Geek donated to volunteers, nonprofits, and community organizations in 2009

2,152

Number of ponytails Portland’s Ponytail Roundup has harvested since 2002 for the national Locks of Love program

21

Homes built in Portland by Habitat for Humanity from July 2008 to July 2009

114,000

Pounds of garbage removed from Oregon beaches by SOLV volunteers in 2009

80

Estimated percentage of firefighters in Oregon who are volunteers

5

Rank of Oregon nationwide in number of Peace Corps volunteers per capita