As we head into a three-week temporary reopening of the government, federal employees and community members are still feeling the impact of the longest shutdown in history, ranging from a pause in pay to questions about important benefits and programs. If you or someone you know is currently experiencing a halt or reduction in pay or benefits and services, you can find helpful information by calling 2-1-1 or reviewing our list of resources.
Help end childhood poverty, discrimination and homelessness in the Portland metro area and donate to United Way of the Columbia-Willamette, where we have a simple, ambitious vision – to invest in our region’s kids so they are free from poverty, in order to be free to reach their potential.
For nearly 100 years we’ve been connecting and supporting the people, nonprofits, businesses and government agencies working hard to make our region a better place for everyone. We’re partnering with over a hundred of the best nonprofit organizations to focus on schools, families and communities and provide solutions to the challenges created by poverty.
When we invest in our region’s kids, we free the future.