SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS:
Portland Metro GIG, holds support group meetings on the 2nd Saturday of each month at Legacy Emanuel Hospital in North Portland, with the exception of December (when we have our Holiday Party). We are easily accessible by bus and transfer from the MAX, and are right off of I-5 and the 405 at the East end of the Fremont Bridge (Kerby exit). Support group meetings are held from 10 am to 12 pm.
Legacy Emanuel Hospital
2801 N Gantenbein Ave
Portland, OR 97227
Conference Room 1075
Unless noted otherwise, all events will be held at Legacy Emanuel Hospital in North Portland.
OTHER SUPPORT GROUPS:
Vancouver - SW Washington Branch Manager:
Kristy Curtis - 360.695.0862 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Salem Oregon Branch Manager:
Becky Crooke - 503.393.2043 - email@example.com
McMinnville Branch Manager:
Susan Chambers - 503.472.0925 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Eugene Branch Manager:
Diane Connell – email@example.com
Bend Oregon Branch Manager:
Lynelle Thomas - 541.389.1731 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Centralia Washington Branch Manager:
Sam Jennings - 360.736.6970 - email@example.com
GIG National Executive Director:
Cynthia Kupper, RD, CD - www.gluten.net
MEMBERSHIP & NEWSLETTER:
You can also opt to become a paying member of the Portland Metro GIG Branch.
The cost is $10 a year. For this you will receive a quarterly newsletter sent directly to you. The newsletter will inform you on a variety of information such as the next meeting topics, local celiac community news, recipes, gluten free friendly restaurants, websites and forums, medical and dietary information plus many other topics regarding the Celiac condition and lifestyle.
There is no obligation to join, however your donation is tax deductible and will also help us to fund our doctor and restaurant awareness programs, as well as provide financing to fund the food fair.
To become a supporting member:
Please send your check for $10.00, made payable to GIG Portland Metro to the below address and include the following information. Please do not send cash. We apologize that we currently cannot accept credit or debit cards.
STATE: _____________________________ ZIP: ________________
GIG Portland Metro
3590 NE Hancock St
Portland , OR 97212-5149