ABOUT FRIENDS OF THE CHILDREN — PORTLAND
In 1993, Friends of the Children opened its doors with three friends serving 24 children. Today, Friends of the Children – Portland has 50 Friends guiding, supporting and mentoring almost 500 children across the Portland/Vancouver metropolitan area. Our mission is to provide our most vulnerable children a nurturing and sustained relationship with a professional mentor who teaches positive values and has attainable expectations for each child to become a healthy, productive member of the community.
A Local Innovation
Reports & Resources
2016 Annual Report
2015 Annual Report
2016 Audited Financial Statements
2015 Audited Financial Statements
Return on Investment Study
Forbes Article (2014)
New York Times Article (Part 1)
New York Times Article (Part 2)
Friends of the Children is committed to our community, to equal employment opportunity, and to diversity in our workplace.