The FREE Social Fundraising Platform

Northwest Family Services

Fundraising global stats: 48% left

Amount raised: $10,500

Amount left: $9,500

About Us
Join us in reducing poverty!  Annually, the non-profit serves over 20,000 through its array of health, education, employment, and social justice programs and services. Established 1983, 95% of every dollar goes back into the community for programs. 
The Need
1. Almost one out of 4 children in the Portland Metro area live in poverty, and nearly half of all families in the Metro area are low-income. 

2. Statewide, Oregon has one of the lowest graduation rates in the nation.  One out of three students do not graduate high school in Oregon during the 2015-2016 school year.
3. Without effective intervention, as many as 70% of children with incarcerated parents will become involved with the criminal justice system (United States Senate Report). Today there are at least 20,000 Oregon children who have a parent in prison.

Some NWFS IMPACTS - work to Reduce Poverty
1. During the 2015-2016 school year, 90% of all students served by Northwest Family Services graduated.
2. Dozens of children served by our Youth Solutions Program (children of incarcerated parents intensive mentoring program).

      Top Workplaces 2016      
   Recent Activity
Jordan Turel donated $5 on 12/29/2016
Give Monthly - pass it on
laura p donated $50 on 12/28/2016
In honor of Mary Willis' birthday