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Data Media Roundup

Check out the press CFFO has been getting about the Oregon County Data Book and the concentrated poverty snapshot we released in collaboration with the Annie E Casey Foundation.   County Data Book From The World Link, written by Jillian Ward:...

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On the Radio!

Listen to Executive Director Jenifer Wagley and Philanthropy Director Julia Pagán discuss the concentrated poverty data snapshot recently released by the Annie E Casey Foundation, as well as the importance of the upcoming 2020 Census on the Jefferson Exchange, from...

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Join Us for Community Pints!

Children First for Oregon is pleased to announce that we are the designated beneficiary for Deschutes Brewery‘s Community Pints this February! Join us on Tuesdays in February (February 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th) to support Children First as you sip tasty beer!...

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7 hours ago
This is a heartwarming story for Friday! A young boy in Michigan invited his entire kindergarten class to his adoption hearing on Thursday. Children need safe and stable families to thrive. #OurChildren #FosterYouth #Oregon
1 day ago
“ACEs are a root cause of many of the greatest public health challenges we face today — increasing the risk of serious conditions ranging from asthma, diabetes, and obesity, to school failure, teen pregnancy, and substance dependence." #ACEs #OurChildren
3 days ago
Climate change activism is reducing mental health symptoms among young students. #ClimateChange #OurChildren
4 days ago
“According to a new study, toddlers play longer and more happily when there are fewer toys to choose from. Better yet, the researchers say fewer toys mean more opportunities for creativity, imagination and skill development.” #OurChildren
1 week ago
Thank you, Martha Brooks, for continuing to be a powerful voice and ally in Child Abuse Prevention across Oregon.
Martha attended the annual, national Prevent Child Abuse America conference in Milwaukee where she received the 2019 Donna J. Stone Award. #OurChildren #Oregon
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1 week ago
An important read on the experiences of black children when socialized into a white school system, community, and environment. #OurChildren
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