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We’re Hiring a Director of Fund Development!

If you see yourself in the description below and you're excited to work on behalf of Oregon's children, please contact us at with your resume and cover letter as soon as possible. Director of Fund Development    Children First for Oregon (CFFO) is a...

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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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Join our team as Executive Director

Executive Director Position Description The Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer of Children First for Oregon (CFFO). The Executive Director reports to a Board of Directors, and is responsible for the organization's consistent achievement of its mission....

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2 days ago
Youth who age out of the foster care system are more likely to experience homelessness, and we know we can do better. Let's continue to help youth find the right support systems and living situation!

Thank you Oregon Housing Alliance for sharing.
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4 days ago
Join Children First for Oregon, @amprog, @centeronbudget, @fractweets, @hunger and more for a tweetstorm from 3-4p EST lifting up the latest attack on SNAP. Food for 3.1 million people is at stake. Raise your voice. #HandsOffSNAP
4 days ago
The "kicker" undermines Oregon's stability while handing big bonuses to the rich. It's time for Oregon to reform the kicker.
6 days ago
“We must put the well-being of children at the center of policies and actions in this country. Our children are our future, and they trust us as adults to make caring for them our highest priority."
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1 week ago
Housing instability continues to impact families across Oregon. We need to ensure that every American has a place to call home. Thank you Habitat for Humanity of Oregon for sharing.
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2 weeks ago
This week is National Health Center Week! Today, we appreciate the more than 430,000 patients who count on #OregonCHCs for their care in communities across the state! Thank you Oregon Primary Care Association for sharing. #NHCW2019 #ValueCHCs ChildrenFirstOR photo