Mutual Aid in Time of Pandemic

KBOO is open to the public! To visit the station, contact your staff person or call 503-231-8032.

Hosted by: 
Produced by: 
Air date: 
Wed, 03/18/2020 - 8:00am to 9:00am
People self-organize to help each other through the Covid-19 crisis


3rd Wednesday co-host Sara from Portland Assembly joins Paul to talk about the PDX Covid-19 Mutual Aid Network and other efforts to provide direct assistance with shopping and other forms of collective self-help.

At least two Facebook groups have sprung up recently to provide information and assistance for people during the Covid-19 pandemic:

PDX Covid-19 Mutual Aid Network 


Covid-19 Community Support

Othersmay have formed or be forming around the state and in SW Washington. Please let us know if you are involved in or aware of any:

Here's a google doc page with more PDX Covid-19 Mutual Aid Network info and many other links to community aid efforts and resources:

Excellent article by local journalist and podcaster Cory Elia (who has also appeared on Wed. Talk Radio):

Download audio file

Audio by Topic: