About the Levy

Created by city voters in 2002, the Portland Children's Levy invests in programs designed to help children arrive at school ready to learn, provide safe and constructive after-school alternatives for kids, prevent child abuse, neglect and family violence, help foster kids succeed and mitigate childhood hunger.

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What We're Reading

Roosevelt HS students confront racial profiling

May 26, 2016Create powerful, compelling video
What We're Reading

Dismantling systematic hurdles hindering boys/young men of color

May 17, 2016Distinctive social forces make success more challenging