CEO Updates

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

All Hands Raised Partnership Update from CEO Dan Ryan: Summer Learning

Posted on June 9, 2015 in CEO Updates

All Hands Raised CEO Dan Ryan’s June communication to the community about the critical importance of summer learning and the impact of Ninth Grade counts. Portland, Ore.

OPB Highlights Work of PPS Parents to Raise Funds, Fill Gaps

Posted on May 15, 2015 in CEO Updates, Media Coverage, PPS Foundation Updates

Dear PPS Friends – Earlier this week, Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) ran a two-part series on parent-led fundraising in PPS schools. These stories were inclusive of all sources of parent-raised funds, but specifically highlighted the good…

One District: All In

Posted on April 28, 2015 in CEO Updates, PPS Foundation Updates

Dear Friends – In March, All Hands Raised recognized 20 years of our shared work to support education, equity and excellence throughout Multnomah County at the 20th Anniversary Roast. It was a chance to celebrate our shared accomplishments to…

Thank You for Attending the 20th Anniversary Roast

Posted on March 16, 2015 in CEO Updates

Thank you for attending the 20th Anniversary Roast! Because of your generosity and commitment to our work, we raised over $510,000! The 20th Annual Roast supports the mission of All Hands Raised to champion education, equity and excellence inside…

The Humor is Back!

Posted on February 20, 2015 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – For the 20th anniversary of the Roast we have invited comedian Alonzo Bodden, who made the entire country laugh as he took the crown on Season 3 of Last Comic Standing and who continues to entertain national audiences on &#8220…

Invitation to Raise Your Voice: October 2014 All Hands Raised Partnership Update

Posted on October 21, 2014 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – Last week the All Hands Raised Partnership Leadership Advisory Council held its fall meeting. One of the major topics of conversation was the establishment of a fifth Collaborative focused on the transition from high school to…

August 2014 CEO Update on the Partnership

Posted on August 27, 2014 in CEO Updates

Last week the All Hands Raised Partnership Advisory Council held its summer meeting. The conversation generated meaningful feedback for each of our four Collaboratives, as well as to me and my staff, that will help shape and focus the work in the…

May 2014 Partnership Update

Posted on May 29, 2014 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – As another school year winds down, those engaged in the work of the All Hands Raised Partnership are reflecting on what has been accomplished in the two years since our Collaboratives held their first meetings. At the same time,…

February 2014 Update on the Partnership

Posted on February 27, 2014 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – Reflect back to November 30, 2010 when this community decided to build a cradle to career system for Multnomah County. I know that many on the All Hands Raised Board were persuaded by the theory of change that would match…

November 2013 Update on the Partnership

Posted on November 6, 2013 in CEO Updates

Dear Friends – Over the summer we had rich dialogues with our governance bodies focused on the need to drive the work of our four Collaboratives toward measurable impacts. Together with our partners, we have spent much of the fall working to…