This week, MFS went to the capital in support of the Oregon Hunger Response Fund!
MFS Community Schools Program Quality Coordinator Helen Vank went to Salem to testify in front of the House Committee on Human Services and Housing at the request of Oregon Food Bank in support of HB 2881, which would add back funds to the Oregon Hunger Response Fund.
Univision Portland ran a feature on the new Ready, Set, Go! site at Bilquist Elementary School. Watch the video in Spanish here. Learn more about Ready, Set, Go! here. Stay tuned for an English translation!
¡El programa de RSG en la escuela Bilquist Elementary está buscando padres y futuros estudiantes para ser parte de nuestro programa! Obtenga más información aquí o llame a Maria Perdomo al (503) 232-0007 x533.
A big thank you to MOD Pizza on 122nd and Halsey, who donated $1 of every pizza sold in the last week of November to MFS as part of their Spreading Modness campaign! The NE Portland location raised over $1,000 for MFS community programs!
Pictured here is MOD Manager Chris Liu with MFS CEO Judy Strand. Once again, thank you MOD!
The partnership between Oregon Food Bank, Portland Children’s Levy and MFS was highlighted on KOIN Channel 6 and in the Gresham Outlook as making a difference in the community by combating food insecurity. Many thanks to MFS Site Manager Celia Flaim (and team) and CEO Judy Strand for participating in / hosting this public relations opportunity highlighting the…