PPS Vestal School Elementary Kindergarten students brave the rain to plant pinwheels in support of Child Abuse Prevention Month.

Impact NW Creates Online Job Manufacturing Board

Local manufacturers are challenged to find skilled workers. Youth unemployment in the region is among the highest in the nation. Impact NW’s response? A new website that links youth in East Multnomah County to careers in manufacturing.
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A Collective Vision for the Future

"As I take over as Executive Director of Impact NW this month, I see a community that needs Impact NW more than ever." - Jeff Cogen, Executive Director
Thank you for helping us fill our pantry!

Our generous partners filled our food pantry!

Our pantry has food once more thanks to two generous partners, Rose City Riveters and Food Wars!
Impact NW & YWCA - Stronger Together Logo

Impact NW and YWCA Announce Evolving Partnership and New Leadership

Impact NW and the YWCA of Greater Portland, premier providers of educational and social services in the greater Portland metro area, are happy to announce expanded leadership and updates to their growing partnership.
Club Impact - Oaks Park 2016

Fun at Oaks Amusement Park for Club Impact

Club members and friends enjoyed a day of fun rides and a picnic lunch at Oaks Park.
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Elemental Technologies Awards AKA Science $30,000 Grant

AKA Science awarded $30,000 grant from Elemental Technologies

The $30,000 grant will be distributed over three years, coming from Elemental Technology's newly-created Community Investment Fund.
Impact NW employee Brittany plans to ride 500 miles throughout the Pacific Northwest to raise money for Buckman SUN School

Seniors Share Perspectives on Community Issues

On April 19th, 2017, community members and organizations that provide care and resources to seniors gathered to educate the public and policy members about the realities of an aging population.
PPS Vestal School Elementary Kindergarten students brave the rain to plant pinwheels in support of Child Abuse Prevention Month.

Pinwheels for Prevention: Raising Awareness about Child Abuse

Impact NW partners with local organizations to urge everyone to take action against child abuse.