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Help provide winter coats, new shoes and more for over 2,000 homeless and needy neighbors.
  In recognition of National Recovery Month, please join Central City Concern for a FREE screening of "The Anonymous People", an award-winning feature documentary about the more than 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction.
The Corporation for National and Community Service is accepting applications through September 9 for the Multnomah County RSVP program. It's a unique opportunity to engage adults age 55 and over in service to address challenges facing local communities. Below is a brief fact sheet regarding the...
ServiceMaster is now hiring. On Wednesday, August 6, WorkSource Oregon is hosting a hiring event for ServiceMaster jobs in the Portland Metro area. The event starts promptly at 10am, and will be held at the following location: WorkSource Portland Metro Beaverton/Hillsboro 241 SW Edgeway Drive,...
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Temperatures are predicted to stay above 90 degrees for much of Oregon and SW Washington. Cooling centers are opening to help keep people out of the heat.  
The Clackamas County Children's Commission Head Start is now signing families up for the next school year. All the families need to do to sign up for free preschool is call the main office at 503-675-4565. They are answering phones from 8:30am-4:30pm Monday-Thursday and 8:30am-2pm on...
Home Forward is opening waiting lists at more than half of its public housing apartment communities between July 9 and 12. The agency organizes public housing waiting lists by apartment community and bedroom size. The waiting lists opening are at 23 communities across Multnomah County, and the mix...
What's on your list today? The Fred Meyer Stadium downtown Portland store is remodeling and hiring for multiple full- and part-time positions. First, those interested need to apply online. The steps are:
School's out and the kids need to burn off some of that energy. This free one-day basketball and wellness camp is the perfect solution. Hosted by Metropolitan Family Services,  Sun Summer Jam takes place on Monday, June 23 at Clear Creek Middle School in Gresham from 9am to 3pm. The camp is...
Are mold, pests and lead paint related to my housing rights? I may have been discriminated against in my housing, what do I do? What other resources are in my area that can help me and my family? These questions and more can be answered at the Renters' Resource Fair, hosted by the Community...
Following today's shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, the school district has provided the following grief counseling options to the public. Counselors are available at:
Cody Staffing is now hiring for light industrial positions in the Portland/Vancouver metro area. Experience in production/assembly, shipping/receiving, general warehouse/labor a plus. Applicants must be able to pass a background check and drug screening. Those interested can bring resumes and...
A recent study* conducted by OHSU and the University of Washington found that an average of almost 80 people a day visit emergency departments in Oregon for dental problems.
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