CEO Updates

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

All Hands Raised is Hiring!

Posted on March 15, 2017 in CEO Updates

All Hands Raised is looking for a dynamic and passionate team member to be our Manager, Partnership and System Development – click here for more information or to apply. Position closes on Thursday, March 23 at…

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…

Amazing Students, Like Kiziah

Posted on December 14, 2016 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – Our number one priority remains racial equity in education – as it has since this work began in 2010. And while we have made progress and have much to be proud of, including all six partner school district boards passing…

Results in Students Accessing College

Posted on May 11, 2016 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – This fall we began working with two ready and willing high schools in Multnomah County to increase the number of seniors who complete federal financial aid forms (FAFSA)–a key predictor of whether a student will enroll in…

Every Day Counts

Posted on December 29, 2015 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – Over the last two years we have worked closely with six schools focused on practices that correlate with improved attendance. While there is much left to learn, the impact of this work is beginning to shine through and have a…

Building Stronger Partnerships Takes the Support of Everyone

Posted on December 15, 2015 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – For more than two decades, All Hands Raised has worked to improve the academic and social well-being of all Multnomah County children and youth, with an acute focus on equity. We do this by keeping a crucial network of key…

Five Years of Shared Commitment and Collaboration

Posted on December 4, 2015 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – I am hoping each of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. Here at All Hands Raised we have much to be grateful for. It was five years ago this week that community leaders entrusted us with the responsibility to build a better…

Stay Engaged, Get Out of the Office, See our Kids

Posted on October 22, 2015 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – One of the most important things you can do this fall is to get out to a school or community partner program to experience what is happening on the ground. This ensures that when you come to the table to help shape this work you…

Thank You for Participating – Principal for Almost a Day 2015

Posted on October 20, 2015 in CEO Updates

On Thursday, October 15, 2015 more than 140 business executives, civic leaders, and non-profit CEOs walked in the shoes of principals and superintendents from five school districts as a part of All Hands Raised’s 15th Annual Principal for Almost a…