Dear Rosewood Community and Partners,


The team here at The Rosewood Initiative is taking COVID-19 and our responsibility to the community very seriously. After much deliberation, we have made the difficult decision to close the center and cancel gatherings until further notice.

Onsite partners

Bike Works






p:ear builds relationships with homeless youth, through art, education and recreation. They are open Thursdays - Saturday. They offer low-cost bike repair, and sell bikes for people to purchase, as well as other accessories!

Kaia Maclaren

Bike Shop Manger

(503) 208-2562

Central City Concern
Community Volunteer Corps


Mondays at 4:30

Community Volunteer Corps (CVC) is an 80-hour program to fulfill community service requirements, gain work experience and job references. While participating in CVC you earn a stipend for your hard work and become eligible to work for Central City Concern’s Clean and Safe program.  If you are interested in getting involved please come to an orientation.

Chris Bucar


(503) 208-2562

Outside In Mobile Clinic


Mondays & Thursdays 


Outside In offers walk-in medical appointments. No one is turned away for inability to pay. They accept most insurance plans as well! Learn more about the services they provide in the mobile clinic:

Portland Parks & Rec

Zumba Class



Portland's parks, public places, natural areas, and recreational opportunities give life and beauty to our city. These essential assets connect people to place, self, and others. Portland's residents treasure and care for this legacy, building on the past to provide for future generations.


Zumba Instructor

Worksource Gresham
Job & College Support

Mt.Hood Community College and Worksource Gresham are at Rosewood weekly, they provide assistance in job and college preparation! Check out our weekly calendar to see what they offer on the days they are at Rosewood!

Portland Parks & Rec
Community Music Center


Fill out an application to get lessons!

Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R) is offering private music lessons at Rosewood Initiative (SE 162nd & Stark in Portland, OR).  The program, funded by a grant from the City of Portland, provides full-scholarship instrumental instruction to school-age youth in East Portland. 

Fill out an application here

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16126 SE Stark St.

Portland OR, 97233

(503) 208-2562

Drop in Hours

Mon - Thurs 9:00am - 5:00pm