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

Study shows what most educators have long known

Dec 15, 2016Money matters in K-12 education
What We're Reading

The important role of the social worker during the next four years

Dec 05, 2016The need for compassion is greater than ever