2016 Gingerbread Bridge

WDY teamed up again with Waterleaf Architecture to participated in the 2016 Gingerbread Bridge competition. Our entry “Weight Bearing” combines ginger bread bricks jointed together with rock candy sugar. Waterleaf transformed the structural bridge portion into a snow covered Igloo that housed polar bears roasting marshmallows over a fire. Proceeds from the event were donated to Community Warehouse.

2016 Donate Dinner – Meals on Wheels

For the Thanksgiving Holiday WDY volunteers participated in the Meals on Wheels, 2016 Donate Dinner Fundraiser. Members greeted shoppers with a smile and handed out cards asking them to “donate a dinner to a homebound senior” Thank you to all the holiday shoppers who donated more than $225,000 to help provide nutritious meals to the elderly in our community during Donate Dinner!

Doernbecher Children’s Hospital – Bowling with Heart


WDY participated as a Corporate sponsor in the 3rd annual Bowling with Heart Bowl-A-Thon. Over $38,000 and 185 Toys were raised for children at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. 26 teams competed based on Bowling Scores, Toys Donated, Costumes Worn, and Funds Raised. The WDY B-team took 2nd Place overall.

Oregon Food Bank


WDY volunteers helped to re-package 6870 pounds of green beans for distribution to the community.

Meals on Wheels


Members of WDY led by Greg Munsell, have an ongoing outreach providing meals throughout the community.

Habitat for Humanity


Members of WDY have been a part of multiple build sites in Portland and the surrounding area.

Childrens Cancer Association


Team from WDY entered in the 2014 Gingerbread Bridge Competition.

Friends of Trees

Members of WDY were a part of the team providing landscape and habitat restoration at Murry Hill Park THPRD

Engineers Without Borders


Members of WDY led by Cole Presthus were a part of providing water wells in Nicaragua. Seismic upgrades and private water system improvements were provided for an elder care facility.