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We assist parents and caregivers to become and or enhance their involvement in the lives of their children. Find out about the ways in which we affect the lives of the parents of Black children in Multnomah County. Parent education is for everyone!


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5th Annual Parent Symposium

5th Annual Parent Symposium

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  • 60% of Black children live in households with income below 200% of the poverty level
  • 26% of blacks have moved in the past 12 months

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6 September

5th Annual Parent Symposium

Join parents, caregivers, educators & community partners as they engage in workshops and discuss tools, approaches and best practices for

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