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Program Assistant/Raffle Coordinator Job Opening

JOB SUMMARY: The Program Assistant /Raffle coordinator works for the non-profit, AC Portland and recruits 20 volunteers on a regular basis for the AC Portland 50/50 raffle for over 40 Portland Timber soccer games, the Portland Thorns FC games and Portland Trail Blazer games. The Program Assistant /Raffle coordinator is a critical member of the AC Portland team. This person is responsible for assisting

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Cooking Matters Grocery Tour!

  AC Portland has partnered with Oregon Food Bank Tour to provide Fred Meyer grocery tours to our families. The tour was held onsite at a local Fred Meyer grocery store. The tour lasted about two hours and it focused on important skills such as comparing unit prices, identifying three ways to purchase produce, finding whole grains and reading food labels. Our Cooking Matters at

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Meet our Player of the Week, Chaelerpaw Shee!

Meet Chaehlerpaw, a fifth-grader in our program at Davis Elementary that has been with us for three years. Chaelerpaw’s parents were born in Myanmar(Burma), and they escaped to Thailand as refugees, where Chaelerpaw was born. His father was a principal and a successful soccer coach at a school in Thailand. When Chaelerpaw was seven his family came to America. His father’s love for soccer

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Our Game. Together, We are Soccer!

  One of our favorite thing about soccer is how it connects people from different backgrounds in a fun and meaningful way. Donovan and Jesus are both fifth graders at James John Elementary. The love and support they have for one another is contagious. Their entire team is fun and supportive with one another. It is great team chemistry!   Donovan is a 5th

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Miguel getting ready for practice

Miguel Torres

Miguel Torres, is a second grader who is doing AC Portland, Soccer for Success program for the first time. He moved to Portland last year with his parents from Morelos, Mexico to seek a different lifestyle. Miguel is still working really hard on learning English. Although, it has been challenging he wants to feel included through communicating with his teachers and fellow students. However,

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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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