Cheryl Meyers

Cheryl Myers is this year’s recipient of the Provocateur Award

Each fall at the A Gathering of Good event, Metropolitan Family Service presents the Provocateur award to an outstanding community member who is actively working to positively change lives. We are pleased to announce that this year’s award recipient is Cheryl Myers, Director of Economic & Business Equity in the Office of Governor John Kitzhaber.…

Child Reading

Manager Jorge Cruz Interviewed

Originally posted by MetroEast MFS Community Schools Program Manager Jorge Cruz was interviewed two weeks ago for MetroEast’s Informacion Sobre Su Communidad.   This new studio talk-show is hosted in Spanish and will inform viewers about opportunities and services available to them, highlighting different non-profits, schools and government agencies.  The segment ran on 7/31/13 and can…

Kids in a Classroom

Mentor program for kids needs volunteers

Originally posted by: Oregonian – Community News / East Metro Edition MFS AARP Experience Corps Program Coordinator Jessica McLaren was featured in a submission focused on the MFS AARP EC program where older adult volunteer mentors work one-on-one and in small groups with young children in area elementary schools, providing needed support and attention for…