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WakePortland is a volunteer-led group dedicated to engaging alumni, parents and friends in the area. We plan a variety of programs throughout the year for all ages to participate in social, athletic, networking, and service opportunities.


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Upcoming Events

No events currently planned. Contact your local Community Officers or alumni@wfu.edu with event ideas!

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Past Events

Apr 25

WAKEPortland Pro Humanitate Days at Stride for Seniors Walk

WakePortland is striding for seniors this April! We signed up as a team for the Stride for Seniors Charity Walk which benefits Meals on Wheels... Saturday, April 25, 2020

Dec 27

New Era Pinstripe Bowl Game Watch

Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their fourth consecutive bowl victory! Wake Forest fans in the Portland, OR area will gather at... Friday, December 27, 2019

Dec 8

Local Lovefeast

One of Wake Forest’s oldest traditions is its annual Moravian Lovefeast. You are invited to gather at Bladberry Farm to watch the live stream of... Sunday, December 08, 2019

Oct 12

WAKEPortland 3rd Annual Portland Thorns FC Breast Cancer Awareness Night

Join WAKEPortland for a fun evening of fellowship and Pro Humanitate at the Portland Thorns FC match. Purchase your ticket for $28.50/pp with the WFU... Saturday, October 12, 2019

Jul 23

WAKEPortland Happy Hour at Old Town Brewing

Join alumni, parents, and friends of Wake Forest for a laid-back summertime happy hour. We'll meet at the NE location of Old Town Brewing. Come... Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Apr 6

WAKEPortland Pro Humanitate Day at Oregon Food Bank Volunteering and Lunch

Calling all Wake Foresters in the Portland area! Join your fellow Deacons and show the world that #GoodWearsBlack during WFU Pro Humanitate Days! Saturday, April 06, 2019

Feb 16

Portland- WAKEPortland Hike and Coffee

Join Wake Foresters in Portland for an easy, fun Saturday morning. We'll meet at Forest Park for a family-friendly hike (trailhead TBD), and after that,... Saturday, February 16, 2019

Dec 22

WAKEPortland Birmingham Bowl Game Watch

Come cheer on the Deacs as they compete for their third consecutive bowl victory! Wake Forest fans in Portland will gather at On Deck Sports... Saturday, December 22, 2018

Dec 2

Local Lovefeast

**Please note that if you register after the deadline of 11/26 at noon, you are welcome to join this Lovefeast gathering, but you will not... Sunday, December 02, 2018

Oct 6


Come cheer on the Deacs as they take on the Clemson Tigers on Saturday, October 6. Wake Foresters in Portland will gather at On Deck... Saturday, October 06, 2018

Community Leadership

Executive Committee

Jordan Ruemenapp ('17) 

If you would like to help plan future events for this community, please contact alumni@wfu.edu.