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Bill Prescott

Fred Meyer!

Fred Meyer has an easy way to help families in need during the holidays. Just drop off unwrapped toys in the Salvation Army barrels near the Customer Service Desk.  You can help local families have a happy holiday.  Fred Meyer, What's on your list today?

Jiffy Lube

No one should go hungry at any time of year, but it’s especially hard during the holidays. Jiffy Lube and PODS are making it possible to feed needy families in our own community without even having to leave your chair!
Make a secure online donation to Jiffy Lube’s fundraising effort by going to  Click the link that takes you to the special Jiffy Lube Fundraising page at the Oregon Food Bank’s website.  A simple $10 donation provides 30 meals, and the first 50 people who make a donation will receive a thank you gift from Jiffy Lube and PODS.
The Oregon Food Bank Network distributes more than a million emergency food boxes to people facing hunger throughout Oregon and Clark County, Washington. With your help, we can make a real difference for our neighbors in need.  Every donation makes a difference!

Stumptown Soul Holiday Spectacular

Stumptown Soul Holiday Spectacular concert and toy drive to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children Portland. Holiday music event, featuring some of the biggest names in jazz, blues, and soul in the Pacific Northwest including; Karen Lovely, Ural Thomas, Steve Kerin, Reggie Houston, Dan Berkery, , Jennifer Smieja, Kris Deelane, Michael Dean Damron and Peter Dammann. Including backing band The Georgies – Katy O’Berg, Aundria Lauren, Mark Bowden, Ron Cockerham, Tim Shaunessy, and Jim Wolf. Date/Time: Friday, December 19th – doors at 7:00 p.m., show at 8:00p.m. Location: Dante’s – 350 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209 – 21 and over Tickets: $10 presale –, $12 at the door - with new unwrapped toy for donation to Shriners


New Tradition Homes Food Drive

New Traditions Homes' 2014 Give Back event is Neighbors Helping Neighbors, the local food bank of Ridgefield. Neighbors Helping Neighbors serve families in La Center, Felida, Salmon Creek and Ridgefield with food assistance, as well as clothing. Join in supporting them with food, cash and clothing donations. Donate in cash and New Tradition Homes will match any cash donations up to $2,500! Items may be dropped off at any New Tradition Homes local model home offices.Click here for more information. 

Oregon Zoo?s ZooLights

It wouldn't be the holidays in Portland without ZooLights, the Oregon Zoo's annual winter festival featuring more than a million LED lights. Oregon Zoo's ZooLights is bigger than ever this year, taking visitors on an immersive, continuous loop through the zoo to discover new features like the tunnels of light near the Africa Rainforest and the never-before-seen light experience skirting the new Elephant Lands north habitat.


Bethesda Lutheran Communities

Do you enjoy giving hope, discovery and self-empowerment to people who truly need and appreciate it?

Bethesda Lutheran Communities is currently looking for Direct Support Professionals!!!

As a Direct Support Professional (DSP), you'll be responsible for training and assisting individuals served and supported in various aspects of activities of daily living, while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and agency policies and procedures. This position is also responsible for the health , safety and emotional support of the individuals being served. This position actively supports people to choose and achieve the highest quality of life. Click here to apply:

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