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1st Annual AC Portland FootGolf Shootout

Active Children Portland is proud to announce that on August 22nd, 2015 Glendoveer Golf & Tennis will host the first annual AC Portland FootGolf Shootout sponsored by adidas. FootGolf is a new, exhilarating sport that combines the rules of golf with the energy of soccer. This event promises to resonate exceptionally well with our passionate Portland sports fan base, and will provide funding for

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Community Cup: Volunteers Wanted

Just like last year, Active Children Portland is looking for volunteers for the Community Cup. The Portland Timbers Community Cup is a full sided soccer tournament for local companies to compete against each other to raise money for the Community Fund. The Qualifiers will take place at THPRD August 8-9 and the Finals at Providence Park August 23. This is a great event, and we look forward to

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Sqord Bands: Keeping Kids Active

In order to promote a healthy lifestyle for students taking part in Active Children Portland summer camps, and with help from Movin’ It Kids, we have begun issuing Sqord Booster bands to children in select camps.   Sqord Boosters look like a wristwatch and track the wearer’s activity throughout the day. Sqord Boosters allow the user to challenge themselves, and their friends, to maintain a healthy and

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Volunteer at Timbers and Thorns Games

Looking for a way to get involved? How about an opportunity to watch Portland Timbers and Thorns games? Well Active Children Portland has just the opportunity you’re looking for! Active Children Portland is looking for volunteers to help us run our 50/50 raffle at Portland Timbers and Thorns games. Come on down to Providence Park and help sell tickets to fans. In addition to

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FootGolf is Coming!

The First Annual Active Children Portland FootGolf Tournament is just a month away! On August 22nd, Glendoover Golf & Tennis will play host to the tournament. FootGolf is an exciting new sport that combines the rules of golf with the energy of soccer. Up to 144 registered players will compete in the shotgun style tournament. Beverage carts, 21+ wristbands, and merchandise will be available

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Help Keep Women In The Game

A few weeks ago, The United States Women’s National Team shocked the world and won the 2015 World Cup. Winning the World Cup is a tremendous accomplishment, and everyone at AC Portland was thrilled to watch the US Women raise the championship trophy at the conclusion of the tournament. At AC Portland, we strive to provide girls the opportunity to succeed on the field, in the

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We’re Hiring!

Active Children Portland is currently seeking help with two different positions. We are looking for a Development Director and an Office Manager/Bookkeeper. If you are interested in either of these positions, please click these links Office Manager/Bookkeeping Development Director to read the job descriptions that include instructions for applying.


Spring Frenzy Recap

Active Children Portland held our annual Spring Frenzy at Providence Park on Saturday, May 16th. Over 160 students came out to participate in drills, skill stations, and scrimmages. The kids were thrilled to have the opportunity to play on the same field as the Portland Timbers and Thorns! We utilized the entire soccer field as Active Children Portland staff and coaches led students through

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#RAISE2015 a Success!

On Friday, April 10th, Active Children Portland hosted their annual #RAISE fundraiser at the adidas Village Conference Center & Lounge. On a night dedicated to celebrating youth creativity and athletics, 120 attendees came together to raise over $40,000. Thanks to these donations, and to the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention grant Active Children Portland received through the US Soccer Foundation, we’re proud

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