CEO Updates

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

Inspiring Work from Local Communities Across the Country

Posted on October 10, 2018 in CEO Updates

Hello All Hands Raised Partnership Community, I hope you are well on this autumn day. Eight years ago this community came together and said, “enough fits and starts that come with inevitable leadership changes. Also, let’s stop the fanfare…

A message from Centennial Superintendent Paul Coakley

Posted on September 26, 2018 in CEO Updates

Dear All Hands Raised Partners and Friends – Because we hold the work of the All Hands Raised Partnership on behalf of the community, we have the responsibility to shine a light on where we are making progress together. To that end, a recent…

Summer Learning Propels Back to School Optimism

Posted on August 21, 2018 in CEO Updates

Students who finish ninth grade on-track (with at least six credits) are four times more likely to graduate than students who fall behind in their first year of high school. Because of this, ten years ago we established Ninth Grade Counts, a network…

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…