One of our Active Children Portland basketball players, Kap, from Whitman Elementary School, was recently featured in a PSA with Portland Trailblazer’s all-star point guard Damian Lillard. Respect_Kap from Trail Blazers on Vimeo. Special thanks to The Portland Trailblazers Foundation and Damian Lillard for allowing us to participate. We would like to thank adidas basketball for the great uniforms and shoes for our teams.
Active Children Portland is proud to announce RAISE 2015! Presented by Soccer Shots, Organic By Nature, Beef Northwest, and Pacific Foods. We hope you can join us at the adidas Village Conference Center and Lounge in North Portland on April 10th for an evening dedicated to honoring youth, creativity and sports. CLICK HERE TO BUY -> We’re putting together the roster for RAISE 2015, and
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. The Oliver girls will be playing at 11:20am at
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 AC Portland … meaning more kids throughout Portland will benefit!! Volunteers partner up to sell tickets to fans before the match until the end of half time and are then invited to
Last years 50/50 raffle went extremely well and we owe it all to our volunteers that came out and did their best to help out out active children in Portland and in return they reaped the benefits; to watch a Trailblazer game in the beautiful Moda center suites. One veteran volunteer said, “It was great to spend time with the AC Portland family watching
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 he was seven years old, he started playing on
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 Oliver girls will be playing at 11:20am at Faubion.
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. Trinity tells us that she strongly believes that sports
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! Markham Eagles boy will be playing at Markham at
This last Saturday AC 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 overarching themes that we emphasize during the practices are empathy,