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  • Exterior view of Ecotrust Natural Capital Center in Portland

    Jean Vollum Natural Capital Center

    721 NW 9th Avenue (between Irving St. and Johnson St.) Portland, OR 97209
    503.227.6225 |


Portland Streetcar

Two streetcar lines — the blue and green — stop in front of our building at the NW 10th & Johnson St. station. Check the current schedules and learn more at the Portland Streetcar website.


Bike parking surrounds our building. Visit City of Portland Office of Transportation for more information on bike routes, including bike maps.

Union Station

Portland’s Union Station at 800 NW 6th Ave., seven blocks from our building, services Amtrak trains from a variety of origins. Visit for more information on routes and rates.

Trimet Bus

Two bus lines and two MAX train lines stop within 1/4-mile of our building.
#77 bus: Westbound stops at NW Glisan St. & 10th; Eastbound stops at NW Everett St. & Park
#17 bus: Northbound stops at NW Broadway & Irving St.; Southbound stops at NW Broadway & Hoyt St.
MAX train green & yellow lines: Northbound stops at NW 6th & Hoyt St.; Southbound stops at NW 5th & Glisan St.


From I-5 Northbound:
Take exit 299B on the left for I-405 N toward U.S. 26 W/City Center. Merge onto I-405 N. Take exit 2B toward Everett St./Glisan St. Merge onto NW 14th Ave. Turn right onto NW Johnson St. Drive four blocks. Destination is on the left.

From I-5 Southbound:
Take exit 302A toward City Center. Merge onto N Broadway. Continue onto the Broadway Bridge. Take slight right onto NW Lovejoy St. Turn onto NW 9th Ave. and drive two blocks. Destination is on the left.


On-street parking is available in the area. The nearby Station Place parking garage at 1025 NW Station Way offers affordable long-term parking options. We have a parking lot with 34 spaces that are available after 5 pm, Monday-Friday, and all day on weekends, free of charge. Twelve spaces are open all the time for 2-hour visitor parking. Parking patrol is strict and the fine is $50.

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This is more than an affinity card.

It’s a commitment to building a resilient, thriving bioregion. To leaving this place better than we found it;  to swimming upstream, to doing things differently.  It’s part of a collaborative experiment in scaling solutions that matter to this place we call home, the place where wild Pacific salmon have ever run. Your purchases on the Salmon Nation VISA generate real returns that Ecotrust, in partnership with Beneficial State Bank, uses to scale regional solutions. Join us and apply today.

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Support businesses that give back

Since 2002, 1% for the Planet has been inspiring the business community to make giving back a priority. Started by Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard and his friend Craig Mathews, owner of Blue Ribbon Flies, 1% for the Planet encourages businesses to donate 1% of their annual sales to organizations working for a healthier planet. More than 1,200 companies in 48 countries have now joined the movement, benefiting more than 3,300 organizations worldwide — including Ecotrust.

Ecotrust is honored to receive support from the following companies who give generously through their commitment to 1% for the Planet.

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Nau, Partners for Change

Nau — a sustainable clothing company (and local Portland neighbor) — has designated Ecotrust as one of its Partners for Change. Nau donates 2% of every purchase to a select group of nonprofit organizations, allowing its customers to choose where to give. Here at Ecotrust, we are big fans of innovative business models. We also love beautiful, responsibly made clothing. Shop at Nau, donate to Ecotrust, and know that you have made a difference. Win-win!

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Give the gift of Charity

With TisBest Charity Gift Cards, recipients can make a donation to the nonprofit organization of their choice, including Ecotrust. You can give a gift card that empowers your recipient to support a cause they care about.

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