Employees taking action


Employee-led programs such as the Diversity & Inclusion Council, the Women’s Network, and the Green Team develop programming and engagement opportunities that build awareness around issues important to coworkers, families, customers and our community.


Pride Parade

Dozens of NW Natural employees, family members and friends joined the more than 150 organizations taking part in the 44th annual Portland Pride Parade in June, celebrates members and allies of the LGBTQ community.

Efforts by NW Natural's Diversity & Inclusion Council and other volunteers helped make this the most widely attended since NW Natural first took part in 2013.


Bike More Challenge

Seventy NW Natural employees, including 18 first-time participants, took part in the May 2018 Bike More Challenge, pedaling more than 12,000 miles in commutes, races and rides for fun.


Oregon Food Bank packaging

NW Natural’s Women’s Network hosted a volunteer event at the Oregon Food Bank in October. Employees, friends and family members helped package almost 50,000 pounds of food. That translates to 41,283 meals for people in need.