Articles in Category: Happenings

Jul 15 2013

Extreme Makeover for the Kids

Communicating hope & worth through beautification

Posted in Stories, Happenings, Foster Care

Extreme Makeover for the Kids

This year, Portland-area churches gave a gift to help improve nine DHS child welfare offices in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas counties.  These “DHS makeovers” focused specifically on the visitation rooms where children visit with their families on a weekly basis. What was a dismal and shabby space is now beautiful and hopeful, communicating their worth to our community.

 

Apr 24 2013

Bringing Pastors & Principals Together

Posted in Stories, Happenings, School Partnership Network

Bringing Pastors & Principals Together

There is an incredible sense of momentum for the work of SPN spreading throughout our community.  This has become especially evident in a series of meetings that have brought together District Superintendents and their Principals with local area Pastors.  The three most recent such gatherings all took place within in last month, first in Battleground,   and then in the North Clackamas and Parkrose districts...