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This is the schedule for Basketball games Saturday, February 14th. The games will be a lot of fun, so please come out and support!! The Markham Eagles boys will be playing at Charles Jordan CC at 3:00pm. The Markham girls are playing at Markham at 11:20pm. The Oliver Otters are playing at 10:10am at Faubion. […]

Volunteer for 50/50!!!

5050 Raffle Volunteers We are looking for volunteers to attend the Timbers and Thorns FC games to sell 5050 raffle tickets. The Timbers and Thorns FC 5050 Raffles are huge fundraising opportunities for Active Children Portland … meaning more kids throughout Portland will benefit!! Volunteers partner up to sell tickets to fans before the match until […]

Meet our player of the week, Kapatisok Laila!!

Meet our player of the week, Kapatisok Laila. Kap is a 5th grader at Whitman Elementary. He tells us the story of how he has basically been playing Basketball before even walking. He got his first Basketball when he was only one year old, since then his passion for the sport has only grown. When […]

Basketball Game Schedule for February 7, 2015. JOIN US!!!

This is the schedule for Basketball games tomorrow February 7th. They will be a lot of fun, so please come out and support! The Markham Eagles boys will be playing at Charles Jordan CC at 11:20am. The Markham girls are playing at Markham at 12:40pm. The Oliver Otters are playing at 9:00am at Faubion. The […]

Join Active Children Portland for Civic Drinks!

We hope you can join the Active Children Portland team on Tuesday, March 3rd at Spirit of 77 for Civic Drinks presented by City Club of Portland! Civic Drinks is free, a no-host happy-hour networking event to connect civic-minded Portlanders who are working on or care about the public issues of our day. We’d like […]

Meet our player of the week, Trinity Miller!!

Trinity Miller is a 6th grader at Harold Oliver. Goooo Otters! Trinity is a valuable player to the Oliver basketball team. Trinity has played in the past, tackle football and softball but this is her first time playing basketball. Even though it is only her first year, her talent and character radiates through the gym. […]

Thanks, for supporting the Basketball Games!!

Thank you to everyone who came out to the basketball games on Saturday, January 24th. We had some win, some losses and a lot of fun time. All of our teams had great attitudes during the game, cheering their own team as well as the other one. Please come out and support this week’s games! […]

Basketball Game Schedule!!

This last Saturday Active Children Portland sites had their first Basketball games of the season!! It was very exciting to see Oliver’s Otters, Markham’s Eagles, Cesar Chavez Cyclones and Whitman’s wildcats express their passion for the game. After putting in a lot of work into the unique practices they felt prepared for their games. The […]

Basketball Training Success

On Friday January, 9th we held our second basketball training session. This event was an opportunity for coaches from our different sites, to come together and learn the program model and curriculum. This year’s coaches training featured Diana Cutaia who led the trainings through workshops and drills sessions. Our partnership with Diana has been key […]