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Coaches Training

AC Portland held their annual coaches training on Friday, September 26th. This event was an opportunity for coaches from our eleven different sites, to come together and learn the program model and curriculum. This years coaches training featured keynote speakers leading workshops ranging from poetry, nutrition education, behavior management and of course, soccer. We also had the privilege to welcome a large group of

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Paid Coaching Positions Available

Coaches Needed!! We are in need of coaches to run our outstanding after school program. AC Portland program participants receive programming in blocks of ten weeks, 4 days per week, which keeps them active, healthy, and engaged in a positive and stable after-school environment. In fall and spring, we engage youth through America SCORES and Soccer for Success (US Soccer Foundation) programming, which integrates soccer, creative

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Situations and Conversations

Sunday July 13th, AC Portland’s Executive Director was the featured guest on Z100 and JAM’N 107.5’s Sunday morning talk show.  The show, “Situations & Conversations w/Tra’Renee” is a weekly radio program, bridging the gap between local area organizations and the people/communities they serve. We provide a platform for non-profit agencies and the general public to bring awareness and information about issues affecting our local

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AC Portland All-Stars
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Cameron Bennett

Having volunteered with several AC Portland events, is amazing to see the improvement in both the attitudes and the skills of the kids.”

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Emily Neve

This SUN class really showed our youngsters how incredible and rewarding it can be to express themselves through their own voice and composition.”

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Dallas Anderson

Dallas Anderson

Her strength as a leader, her ability to demonstrate good sportsmanship, and her engaging poetry performances helped her to be selected as one of the two students who traveled to New York last April for participation in the America SCORES National Poetry SLAM!

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Andres Lopez

Andres Lopez

Meet Andres Lopez from Markham Elementary School in SW Portland! During the fall of his 4th grade year, Andres participated in the America SCORES program through Neighborhood Houses’ SUN School.

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