CHNW Offers Below Market Rental Prices

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CHNW Offers Below Market Rental Prices

We are proud to have established ourselves as an organization that makes renting effortless. Because our rental prices are kept below market value, and no previous rental or credit history, guarantor, or income restriction is required, we offer an easy experience to support those students who are signing their first lease. Additionally, low-security deposits allow […]

New Affordable Student Housing Project

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New Affordable Student Housing Project

Portland’s rental market has doubled within the last several years, with vacancy rates remaining incredibly low. The average price of a studio apartment near Portland State campus is $1689 per month (including furniture, utilities, and Internet based on a market analysis performed by The Scion Group in February 2016). CHNW has initiated redevelopment of a former […]

The Advantage of LED Lights for the Environment

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The Advantage of LED Lights for the Environment

Taking care of the environment is a responsibility that everyone should feel accountable for. Most of us are already aware of environmentally friendly processes such as recycling to minimize the amount of waste we produce to reduce our carbon footprint. However, most people are unaware of new and upcoming technologies that we can use to […]

New Avenues for Youth Partnership

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New Avenues for Youth Partnership

Did you know that only 10% of foster youth will attend college? And did you know that of that 10%, only 3% will graduate? These alarming statistics motivated the formation of Avenues to College, a Portland Children’s Levy-funded program made up of five non-profits including: College Housing Northwest, New Avenues for Youth, Portland Leadership Foundation, […]

CHNW Recognized Among Oregon 100 Best Nonprofits

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CHNW Recognized Among Oregon 100 Best Nonprofits

Recognized and distinguished by Oregon Business, CHNW was ranked 10th in 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon in 2016. The project attracted organizations from across the state, representing a variety of sectors, from social services to environmental advocacy. More than 5,000 employees and volunteers took part in this year’s survey. CHNW was honored […]

Get Involved: Oregon State University Clubs

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Get Involved: Oregon State University Clubs

Don’t fear the start of a new year! There is always something to do in Corvallis and there is ALWAYS something to do on campus. It doesn’t matter if you are new to Corvallis, a new student at OSU, or a returning beaver, expanding your network is always a great and fun way to experience […]

Programming Your Mind: 5 Tips for College Students

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Programming Your Mind: 5 Tips for College Students

So there you are, off in summerlandia with a cold one in hand —the last two inches of Pabst remains idling in the can, you fear its temperature will, sooner or later, increase to a precisely 98.6 degrees, at which point it’s drinkability, will become highly questionable. As you grip and swish the watered down contents of […]

Top Five Ways to Stay Healthy

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Top Five Ways to Stay Healthy

It isn’t hard to pick between your favorite show in comfy pajamas and going to the gym. Oregon has had amazing weather this  summer; yet some of us are still sitting inside with a bowl of ice cream on a Netflix marathon. Luckily, Corvallis has much more to offer than just a gym if you’re […]

CareNow Convenience Clinic Now Open Near the GEM

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CareNow Convenience Clinic Now Open Near the GEM

A new convenience care clinic called CareNow just recently opened near the Gem on Monroe Ave. between Qdoba and Dutch Bros. As a service of The Corvallis Clinic, CareNow is open from 7am to 7pm, seven days a week, and offers same-day online appointment scheduling. Open to everyone, the CareNow clinic also provides OSU students […]

Substance Use and Student Safety

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Substance Use and Student Safety

We know that while many students choose not to use drugs and alcohol, many other students do use alcohol and other substances. Regardless of your personal choices regarding alcohol and drugs, we can all benefit from information about how to keep ourselves safe and how to support friends in keeping themselves safe.  Because CHNW is […]