Our mission is to make long-term systemic change by advocating for the adoption of policies and programs that keep children healthy and safe, and strengthen families.



We advocate for 860,000 children in Oregon, including the...

570,857

in Oregon public schools

12,226

in foster care

50,172

without health insurance

385,014

living in or near poverty


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United For Kids

Less hunger, more learning for Oregon’s kids
April 24, 2015

With the stroke of Governor Kate Brown’s pen on April 9, 2015, advocates like Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon attained a major legislative victory for children in Oregon ... Read more »

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