Invest In A Model That Works!
Friends of the Children-Portland has been walking alongside youth for nearly 30 years. Our model is researched-based, rooted in love, and courageously distinct. We select the highest priority youth in kindergarten and pair them with paid, professional mentors, called Friends. Our model was founded on research showing that the single most important factor in overcoming childhood adversity is a long-term, nurturing relationship with a consistent and caring adult.
Friends support and empower youth by:
Our vision is to create generational change by empowering the youth we walk alongside. We know this program works. And we know we need to continually evolve and adapt to the needs of the youth and families we serve. Join us! Make your donation today to end intergenerational poverty cycles.
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To make a donation to Friends of the Children - Portland in the form of stock or property, please contact our office at 503-281-6633 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friends of the Children Portland
44 NE Morris St., Portland, OR 97212
Tax ID: 93-1098105