CEO Updates

CEO, Dan Ryan, frequently updates stakeholders on progress and key milestones.

Welcome new Board members 2018-19!

Posted on August 15, 2018 in CEO Updates

Please join All Hands Raised in welcoming five new members to our Board of Directors! Each of these distinguished community leaders was elected to serve a three-year term starting from July 1, 2018. They will join a Board led by Immediate Past…

Building Bridges After High School Graduation

Posted on June 26, 2018 in CEO Updates

 “I am the first person in my family to graduate from high school. It’s a big step and it’s scary. My family is watching me and wondering what’s next for me. And I wondered this year if I was worthy enough to go to college—can I even make…

Reynolds Middle School Improves Disproportionate Discipline

Posted on May 23, 2018 in CEO Updates

Last year we shared the story of Corey Jenkins. Corey was an eighth grader at Reynolds Middle School who was benefiting from the school’s focus on improving school-wide systems around discipline and referrals. Through our close collaboration with…

Local Disproportionate Discipline Work Recognized Nationally

Posted on April 12, 2018 in CEO Updates

Dear All Hands Raised Partners and Friends – At StriveTogether, we believe every child should have the opportunity to succeed and reach his or her full potential. We share that vision with nearly 70 communities across the country, including…

Party with a Purpose Sparkles and Shines

Posted on March 19, 2018 in CEO Updates

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018 nearly 800 community leaders packed the floor of the Moda Center to celebrate the shared work of All Hands Raised at the 23rd annual Party with a Purpose presented by Bank of America. Under the leadership of our Event…

A Special Message from Dan Ryan & Roger Hinshaw

Posted on February 5, 2018 in CEO Updates

Dear friends & colleagues, You are an important stakeholder in the well-being of our community, and we know you share our interest in keeping Oregon moving forward. So we are writing to share exciting news that will have impact well into the…

Multnomah County Shines as a National Example

Posted on January 24, 2018 in CEO Updates

January 24, 2017 Dear Friends – We are thrilled to share the news that our community’s shared work to ensure all kids achieve their full potential recently received a prominent accolade. In December, the All Hands Raised Partnership was…

Shining a Light on School Success

Posted on December 28, 2017 in CEO Updates

December 28, 2017 Dear Friends – This time of year provides an opportunity to reflect. Over the past year we have sharpened our focus and rolled up our sleeves to partner more deeply with 21 school community sites across Multnomah County. One…

Our Kids’ Success Depends on Adults Who Care

Posted on December 14, 2017 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends, Earlier this fall, I had the opportunity to spend the morning at Benson High School with Principal Curtis Wilson for our 17th annual Principal for Almost a Day or “PFAD.” This was my third PFAD and, just like the two before, this…

Together, we are building a better system

Posted on November 22, 2017 in CEO Updates

November 21, 2017 Dear Friends – Happy Thanksgiving week to you and your families. Working with our partners to build this system is something for which many of us can share gratitude. After seven years of working together in new ways, the…