Be Ready - Tualatin Emergency Preparedness Fair
August 5, 2023
Tualatin Community Park
11 am to 3 pm
Please stop by and see us on August 5th at Tualatin Community Park.
Fair visitors will enjoy the many exhibitor booths, food carts, speaker programs, free giveaways and activities that will teach children and adults more about emergency preparedness.
For details on exhibitor map, list of exhibitors, or speakers...click on the buttons below.
Animal Care Clinic - Wilsonville
At the heart of everything we do is compassion. We have a deep love for animals and a deep respect for the bond they share with their people.
It’s why we care so much about what worries you, about what you want for your pet, and about what makes a difference in your shared quality of life. And it’s why, every single visit, we work to make sure your pet lives the longest, happiest life possible.
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Books On Wheels
Sponsored by Rotary Club of Tualatin
Books on Wheels will be at the Tualatin Emergency Preparedness Fair on August 5th. Stop by with your family for a free book! (1 per family)
Books on Wheels is a community literacy and outreach program that ensures all young readers in Tualatin have access to free books.
The Tualatin Rotary is a service organization that helps fund many community and youth programs including Books on Wheels. Together they get books in the hands of kids and communities that need them the most.
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Cedar Hills Ready
Our mission at Cedar Hills Ready! is to create caring, connected, and resilient neighborhoods. We are committed to making sure that every neighbor in our communities is prepared and has the best chance of survival in the event of a disaster.
Tualatin Community Involvement Organizations (CIOs)
Community Involvement Organizations (CIOs) in the City of Tualatin......are volunteer powered organizations that provide targeted support on behalf of our Residents and Businesses. We care.
We care about community safety. We're watchdogs of agencies. We care about livability and equity. We're agents of strong Neighborhood Relationships.
We’re committed to investing our expertise and resources in order to further achieve our cause. Since 2011, we’ve been supporting our community in a variety of ways and measuring our success not by monetary size, but by the effectiveness of our efforts. Just imagine what we can achieve together!
Costco - Wilsonville
Costco is a membership warehouse club, dedicated to bringing our members the best possible prices on quality brand-name merchandise. With more than 800 locations worldwide, Costco provides a wide selection of merchandise, plus the convenience of specialty departments and exclusive member services, all designed to make your shopping experience a pleasurable one.
Costco Wholesale’s primary charitable efforts specifically focus on programs supporting children, education, and health and human services in the communities where we do business. Throughout the year we receive a large number of requests from nonprofit organizations striving to make a positive impact, and we are thankful to be able to provide support to a variety of organizations and causes.
Damsel in Defense
Our mission is to equip, empower, and educate women to protect themselves and their families. Our Damsel Safety Educators are not only arming others and experiencing financial freedom, but also offering empowerment and healing to those affected by assault.
I will be demonstrating how to use our stun guns which will be for sale as well as our other personal protection and safety tools, i.e. pepper spray, striking tools, personal alarms and much more!
The GO|STAY|KIT contains, all in one place, your vital personal data and copies of important papers needed by emergency responders and shelter intake workers, in case of a natural disaster or medical emergency. The Kit will give caregivers and medical professionals on-the-spot access to vital information that will help guide treatment.
This emergency preparedness tool is also a necessity for communities, seniors, families, or anyone wishing to have their personal/medical information-at their fingertips.
Next Adventure was conceived by childhood friends Deek and Bryan in 1997 with a focus on selling used gear and closeouts, but has grown into a premier outdoor retailer with four locations offering classes, rentals and state of the art tuning capabilities.
Whether you are a kayaker, climber, snowboarder, hiker, camper, skier, cyclist, disc golfer, or mountaineer, you’ll find the right gear at the right price. Inform, Outfit, Excite is our tagline, and it says it all: who we are, what we are, and why we do it. We pride ourselves on our knowledge of the wilderness and getting all we can from it. We share a bond with our customers and its our pleasure to spread the joy of getting everyone outside safely, comfortably, and within your budget. We love what we do, and we’ll get you into it, too.
NW Natural serves more than 2.5 million people across the Pacific Northwest — customers who are also our neighbors. We grew up here, so look for us at community events, join us as we participate in environmental programs that support a better future, and always expect new innovations that ensure natural gas remains a safe, reliable and comfortable choice.
Our mission: To provide safe, reliable and affordable energy in an environmentally responsible way to better the lives of the public we serve.
OSU Extension Service
OSU Extension partners with local communities to provide trusted expertise and science-based knowledge to address critical issues and help every Oregonian thrive. We are committed to creating positive change through programs and providing spaces where each person feels safe and welcome.
Our research, programs, partnerships and volunteer opportunities are focused on:
Healthy communities and economies
Resilient and productive forests and natural ecosystems
Sustainable agriculture, food systems, and gardening
Thriving youth, individuals and families
WE BELIEVE, "THERE IS MORE IN US THAN WE KNOW. IF WE COULD BE MADE TO SEE IT; PERHAPS FOR THE REST OF OUR LIVES WE WILL BE UNWILLING TO SETTLE FOR LESS."
Outward Bound expeditions are transformative life experiences. With a supportive crew, and the outdoors as their teacher, students learn to dig deep to find greater compassion for each other, and to push the limits of what they thought they could do. At Outward Bound, teens and adults embark on a journey measured not just in miles of mountain, river, desert or ocean, but in personal growth.
Prepared Northwest, Inc
Prepared Northwest, Inc. provides seismic retrofitting for homes and Emergency Preparedness for families.
A financial investment in your home is a small price to pay for the safety of your family.
At Prepared Northwest, Inc. we offer clients from customized Family Emergency Preparedness Plans to food storage, emergency food supplies, emergency equipment and more. Our goal is to provide the client with expertise to make the planning process cost effective and with the greatest opportunity to succeed
Quake Up! is first and foremost preparing the individual, family and neighborhoods of Washington County to better manage in an emergency and/or a disaster situation.
NorthWest Prepared is focused in a coordinated, comprehensive approach to prepare and strengthen our resilience from an emergency or disaster and make possible our ability to recover on every level – personal, neighborhoods, businesses, cities, counties, states and region wide.
This is the ‘Bounce Back Faster From Disaster’ slogan we have adopted.
American Red Cross
We're there when people need us most.
Our purpose is to meet the immediate disaster-caused needs of individuals, families, and communities. Explore how we respond to disasters big and small, across the country.
From small house fires to multi-state natural disasters, the American Red Cross goes wherever we’re needed, so people can have clean water, safe shelter and hot meals when they need them most.
We respond to an average of more than 60,000 disasters every year
95% of our disaster relief workers are volunteers
The vast majority of disasters we respond to are home fires
What began as a spark of innovation when founder Dr. Sam Scheinberg discovered a medical breakthrough in a simple gum wrapper is now a globally recognized emergency medical solutions brand. From militaries to law enforcement agents, EMS and first responders to fire and rescue squads, to hospital staff all over the world, if you're in the hurt business, you know and trust SAM Medical.
To serve the diverse customers and fuel our founder's passion for innovation, SAM has built a world-class organization. Based just outside of Portland, OR, a bioscience and technology hub, our Tualatin facilities provide access to best-in-class talent and resources.
Side Quest Escape Games
Shaky Grounds Cafe Escape Room
Your escape room adventure begins one week after an earthquake has devastated much of the Pacific Northwest. Desperate for coffee, you decide to scavenge the remains of your local cafe in hopes of finding some coffee beans and other supplies. But don’t get caught outside after curfew or you’ll have much bigger problems than your caffeine withdrawals.
In this exciting and immersive 60-minute escape game, you will solve puzzles about preparedness and develop real-life skills as you increase your understanding of what it means to be better prepared.
Play the Shaky Grounds Cafe escape room and kickstart your journey to better preparedness today!
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) provides an opportunity for individuals to make a commitment to the emergency readiness and response of our city. CERT provides training in earthquake awareness, disaster fire suppression techniques, disaster medical operations, first aid/triage, light search and rescue as well as team organization and management.
With an emphasis on hands-on practice, trained instructors guide participants through a FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) course that covers basic skills that are important to know in a disaster when emergency services are not readily available.
Tualatin Neighborhood Ready
Are you ready for the next local disaster? In a major disaster, first responders will be overwhelmed; we need to rely on our neighbors and ourselves!
Our Tualatin Neighborhood Ready program offers disaster readiness presentations for you, your neighbors, and local businesses. Through an in-person or Zoom presentation, we offer preparedness steps: Family Plan, Water Storage, Home Emergency Supplies & Storage, Utility Shut-offs, Evacuation Go Bags, Communication Tips, Home Hazards, and Getting to know your Neighbors.
The presentations are facilitated by trained CERT volunteers.
For an in-person gathering with your neighbors, we can help you set up a 90-minute meeting, in a driveway, garage, backyard, or cul-de-sac.
City of Tualatin
City of Tualatin takes pride in being known as a warm and welcoming community for new businesses, retail shoppers, and residents alike.
The City is fully committed to emergency preparedness and is pleased to support this Emergency Preparedness Fair.
Emergency preparedness is a team effort. We encourage all residents and businesses to plan and prepare. Please take advantage of the wealth of resources on display today.
Helping the community is important to us. As part of that effort, we support Tualatin CERT and Ham team by providing equipment and other supplies.
Volunteers are the cornerstone of this effort. We want to thank them for this fair today and everything they give all year long.
On display today in addition to take-home information are some of our emergency response equipment.
If you want to sit in the seat of a dump truck or other heavy equipment, stop by. Our operations staff would be thrilled to give you a boost up.
Tualatin Food Pantry
Tualatin Food Pantry (TFP) is a community organized food bank that is supported by local churches, businesses, social and civic organizations, schools, individuals and local government agencies.
We are an Oregon Food Bank – Partner Agency.
The mission of Tualatin Food Pantry is to provide emergency food to households in a welcoming environment. As a part of the Oregon Food Bank, we also share in their mission to eliminate
hunger and its root causes because we believe that no one should go hungry. We operate with a volunteer staff that is dedicated to serving others.
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Support Girl Scouts - Champion the next generation. Before she can launch a company or launch into space, she'll need to believe she can do it. Join us to life up the next generation of women and help them find their own pathways to success.
Tualatin Boy Scouts
The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
A Scout is trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent.
“On my honor I will do my best to do my duty to God and my country and to obey the Scout Law; to help other people at all times; to keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.”
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue
When it comes to providing EMS to our citizens, TVF&R is a leader in the field. Our firefighters and paramedics are highly trained and equipped, and ready to handle any emergency they may encounter.
All of TVF&R's firefighters are licensed Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Providers. At a minimum, firefighters are required to maintain an EMT license.
TVF&R has twice received the Fire Service Award for Excellence by the International Association of Fire Chiefs. This award recognizes a fire department's innovations and achievements in managing resources to reduce the loss of life and property from fire and other emergencies.