The number of children killed by gunfire in the U.S. since the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, surpasses the total of American soldiers killed in overseas combat since 9/11, according to a Department of Defense report. ... See MoreSee Less
The number of children killed by gunfire in the United States since the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School is greater than the total of U.S. soldiers killed in overseas combat since 9/...
Over 200 participants of all genders, waving red flags and picket signs, gathered in Pioneer Courthouse Square Thursday, March 8 for the International Women’s Strike to call for equal treatment and ...
We're offering a host of daily programs. We are honored to have La Toya Hampton, owner of Safety Side Up, teaching the baby Sitting Certification course. La Toya has nearly 20 years of experience teaching youth and other safety courses, including Babysitter Training, At Home Alone, and CPR/First Aid. This 8 hour course consists of a mix of lecture, group discussion and hands-on practice which covers: safe job search, resumes, interviewing, professionalism, preparing for a job, decision-making, problem-solving, child development/ages and stages, age-appropriate activities, clear and constructive communication (with adults and children), dealing with difficult situations, basic care (diapering, toileting, feeding, burping, etc.), safety in and outside of the home/in the community, how to get help in an emergency, basic first aid (infant/child/adult conscious choking and bandaging.
We're very excited to have Melissa Toledo, a freelance Photographer who specializes in Commercial, Event, Lifestyle & Portrait Photography. Her work has been described as a mix of artistic, candid and journalistic. She has developed a deep understanding of the value of imagery, and now is a creator of it.
The kids are going to love Shelley B of PassinArt, a theater company right here in Portland! Shelley B is a a veteran stage and film actor, some of Shelley’s recent stage work includes Black Nativity (PassinArt), My Walk Has Never Been Average (August Wilson’s Red Door Project), For Colored Girls (Portland Center Stage/PassinArt), No Room of Her Own (Fertile Ground), and Slipped In Between Things (Well Arts Institute). Her film work includes Mama Earth, The Music Within, and Grimm. She can be seen in commercials for Dr. Pepper, Consumer Cellular, Courtesy Ford, and Legacy Health. ... See MoreSee Less
The singer tore into the app on Thursday for allowing an offensive ad to appear on its platform. Her remark sent Snap (SNAP)'s stock down nearly 4%, erasing nearly $800 million from its market value. Snap's stock closed down 1% on Friday.
We're making posters inspired by the children's art and social justice councils reclaim MLK theme for March 24th and the April 4th anniversary of King assassination.
Please contact us for coordinating pick up/drop off for youth. Signs will be ready by Thursday, March 22nd.
Photo: Booker T. Washington High School students take a knee during school Walkouts this past Wednesday in silent protest to honor the victims of February's Florida high school shooting ... See MoreSee Less