The Second Question: Insight, Resources, Connections

10.30.14
Adecco is hiring at least 150 people for the following positions: Call Center-Customer Service Agents (job listing ID # 1233866) The wage would be $11 to $11.50 per hour, plus shift differential. Come to the event promptly at 11am and meet the employer.
10.29.14
Have you seen your neighbors, friends or family moving out? Are you scared that it will happen to you? The City of Portland is working on a 20-year plan that could change who lives in North Portland and what gets built. This plan could increase the number of displaced people or could help slow it down so more people can stay in their community. As a resident of North Portland, you can make a difference of what happens in your neighborhood by:
10.29.14
Trauma is often a woman’s “pathway” into the criminal justice system.
10.27.14
Partners in Careers is hosting a free hiring event on Thursday, Oct. 30, from 10am to 1pm, at 3210 NE 52nd St Vancouver, WA 98663. The public is welcome but registration is recommended. Please call 360.696.8417 or email christine@swwpic.org for more information.    
10.22.14
Do you have barriers that prevent you from renting the unit you really want? Are bad credit, poor rental history, evictions or similar issues holding you back? The Housing Authority of Yamhill County offers classes to help people overcome screening barriers and be more successful as renters. Upon completion of the program you will receive a certificate to show area landlords you are Ready-to Rent©.
10.22.14
Do you live in the Reynolds School District? Looking for something fun to do with the family on Thursday, Oct. 30? Metropolitan Family Service is hosting a free resource fair and movie night at Hartley Elementary School located at 701 NE 185th Pl, Portland, OR 97230. Starting at 5:30pm, many different health and social services will be offering free information that can help families prepare for the winter months. Then at 6pm, there will be a showing of the hilarious animated film, "Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit".
10.17.14
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10.17.14
CARE is once again partnering with volunteers in the community to create a warming center to be opened when the weather creates conditions that are life threatening. They need volunteers to set up, clean up and staff the night time hours. The center will open at 8pm and close at 9am. All volunteers will receive training and can choose which of the volunteer activities they would like to do.
10.17.14
Help benefit Gresham veterans and families in need by attending Harvest Fest. This fundraiser is hosted VFW Post 180 Ladies Auxiliary and includes a spaghetti dinner, 50/50 drawing, raffle prizes and fun activities for kids. Oct. 25, 2014 3pm-7pm 150 W. Powell Blvd.      
10.17.14
The McMinnville School District kicks off a series of free workshops on Oct. 23 for families with children birth to 5 years old (who reside in the district). Dinner, child care and public transportation are all provided. Classes will be held at Sue Buel Elementary, 1985 SE Davis St., McMinnville, OR 97128. For more information and to register, contact Mary Dressel at 503.565.4004 or mdressel@msd.k12.or.us.