CEO Updates

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

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…

Making Matches Last

Posted on October 19, 2017 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – Last week 130 local leaders stepped into the hallways and classrooms of schools and district offices throughout Multnomah County as a part of our 17th annual Principal for Almost a Day (PFAD) experience. This PFAD photo album…

Save the Date for Party with a Purpose Featuring Cristela Alonzo!

Posted on October 12, 2017 in CEO Updates

Party with a Purpose presented by Bank of America Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 5:30 to 9pm at the Moda Center   Join us on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 5:30 to 9pm at the Moda Center for Party with a Purpose, a benefit for All Hands…

Deconstructing Stereotypes: IFAD Welcomes Record Number of Teachers

Posted on May 23, 2017 in CEO Updates

May 23, 2017   Dear Friends – In April, 144 local teachers, counselors and principals participated in Industry for a Day (IFAD), touring 16 local job sites for a hands-on immersion experience to learn about the career opportunities and…

This Community is Together

Posted on March 6, 2017 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – Last week at our annual fundraising event, “Together,” we released the third chapter in the story of our shared work. Chapter 03 and the companion overview highlight how we bring together practitioners and leaders…

Happy Holidays from All Hands Raised

Posted on December 29, 2016 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – At a recent gathering, Carmen Rubio, All Hands Raised Board Member and Executive Director of Latino Network, said “Children cannot be what they cannot see.” Through an elaborate collaboration with many of you, the…