After a successful first season of running the 5050 Raffle, the Portland Timbers, AC Portland, Stand Together, and Pointstreak 5050 are anticipating an exciting and prosperous 2014 season continuing their partnership. At each match, fans are able to purchase raffle tickets in hopes of winning half of the money earned during the game. The other half benefits AC Portland and Portland Timbers Community Fund.
U.S. soccer fans delighted in a successful 2013, as the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) won the prestigious CONCACAF Gold Cup and held their own against some of the best national teams in the world. With the FIFA World Cup mere months away, all eyes are on the USMNT as they set out to prove that 2013’s success was no fluke. Portland Timbers
To ring in the New Year, AC Portland launched its first basketball program. Serving two schools in the Portland area, Oliver Elementary and Caesar Chavez. AC Portland is very excited about this new venture and so far the season has been running smoothly. The basketball program is based on the Portland Trail Blazers Respect Campaign and will run for 10 weeks. Long-term the program
AC Portland and America SCORES Presents: GET LOUD Poetry SLAM 2013 November 16th 1:00pm-3:00pm University Of Portland – Buckley Center Auditorium 5000 N. Willamette Blvd. Portland, OR 97203 Student from 8 local elementary schools gather to share their unique voice. GET LOUD! also serves as the official regional qualifier for the national America SCORES Poetry SLAM held in New York City, NY. email@example.com or 971-234-2755
AC Portland is proud to announce the launch of a brand new basketball program. The program is in conjunction with PeacePlayers International (PPI) and adidas Basketball. PeacePlayers International is a non-profit organization that brings children from communities in conflict together to play basketball. Our coaches and mentors work year round to unite, educate and inspire young people to create a more peaceful world.
Recently a very special young man did something most would consider unthinkable. For his birthday party, in lieu of gifts, he had his friends donate to AC Portland. We invited Eli and his family out to the adidas Village to show them our offices and ask him a few questions about his big day. 1. Can you please tell us what you did for
AC Portland has hired Jared Hoffman to our staff as Program Director. Jared has faithfully served the organization as an intern for over a year and we are happy to be able to bring him onto our team. Jared’s duties entail overseeing and evaluating our programming and helping launch a brand new initiative (more details coming soon). “I couldn’t be happier to have someone as
The Portland Timbers defeated the Colorado Rapids 1-0 on September 20th, 2013, but there were other victories occurring on a beautiful evening at Jeld-Wen field. AC Portland had two incredible opportunities provided by the Portland Timbers to bring twenty kids from the programming site, Hacienda CDC, along with a handful of amazing chaperones to the match. But the fun was just beginning for the
On Saturday, September 28, 2013, AC Portland teamed up with the Oregon Premier League, the Eastside Timbers soccer club and North East United to run the Great America SCORES soccer dribble, at the new and amazing Rose City Futsal Center. At the event, all proceeds from registration, along with a generous sponsorship from the Oregon Premier League sponsorship were donated to AC Portland to