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MLS CUP FINAL VIEWING PARTY

AC Portland is teaming up with American Outlaws PDX for the MLS Cup viewing party!  It is Sunday, December 7th at Mad Greek Deli 12:00pm pst. Please join us and help support a fantastic nonprofit whose soccer-based curriculum provides opportunities for kids to be active and lead healthy lives.  A suggested $10 donation to Give!Guide for AC Portland is encouraged at the door. In exchange for

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Congratulations Jared, Skidmore Prize Winner

Every year, Willamette Week honors four Portlanders 35 and under who do fabulous work for local nonprofits by awarding them the Skidmore Prize.This year, Our Very own,Jared Hoffman, won the Willamette Week Skidmore Prize!!! When we asked Jared how he felt about being a Skidmore winner he replied, ” I feel honored. This award speaks volume to the people I work with and the partnerships

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Volunteer Appreciation Event Recap

AC Portland had huge success growing programming, staff capacity increase and a key and valuable Chipotle partnership that included a $50,000 check. As AC Portland continues to grow, we understand that in order to be successful, volunteers are vital to our organization. Transforming communities through youth sports takes a community wide effort and that is why we are so thankful to all our volunteers.

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Meet our player of the week, Molly!

Molly Cogburn-Fary is a 5th grader at Markham Elementary. This is Molly’s third year being part of the America Scores program. Based on her gifts and passions, there is not a better program for her than America Scores. America Scores is a program that AC Portland has partnered with that integrates soccer, poetry and service-learning, with an approach that improves students’ health, academic achievement

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It’s Working!

The results are in and our programs are working! Here are a few of the amazing stats from our program year 2013-2014! -BMI Percentile: 81% of participants improved or maintained their BMI percentile in AC Portland Programming last year -79% of participants improved or maintained their aerobic capacity Last Year -Average attendance in AC Portland programming was 82% last year  


AC Portland Fall Frenzy Recap

This last Saturday we hosted our 4th annual Fall Frenzy at Providence Park. This event was a time for our players, their families, coaches and program partners to come together and share the beautiful game of soccer. This year we partnered with Portland Timbers Stand Together and Chipotle to provide a more enriching experience for everybody there.   Over 150 of our players participated

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New AC Portland Coffee Blend

Our friends at Kahveology have created a special unique blend of coffee just for AC Portland and a portion of all the proceeds from this roast will go straight to helping support our programs. “We believe in living a healthy active lifestyle, and we also believe in bettering the community we live in. All of us play sports, we love the outdoors, and love healthy,

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