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...


in Oregon public schools


in foster care


without health insurance


living in or near poverty

News and Updates

Recognizing Bing Sheldon
May 7, 2016

The Board and staff of Children First for Oregon are mourning the loss of their colleague and friend, Bing Sheldon. Bing may be best known… Read more »

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