After-school Programs

The CENTER provides programs for children and youth that help students achieve their goals, follow their dreams, and open up career pathways. Many of our programs offer stipends, school credit and/or community assistance hours. The following programs are ready for you to join. Please take a look and reach out if you have questions - info@thecenterpdx.org.

 
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Your Street, Your Voice

STARTS FEBRUARY, 2019

DO YOU LOVE DESIGN, CITIES AND SOCIAL JUSTICE? ARE YOU INTERESTED IN HOW YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD IS CHANGING? DO YOU WANT TO LEARN ABOUT BOTH WHILE EARNING A SMALL STIPEND?

APPLY HERE BY 1/31/19!

 
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The LIFE Series: A Partnership with Urban League of Portland

Still accepting applications for this 4-month program starting in January.

Enrollment for this program is: OPEN

The Urban League of Portland and The C.E.N.T.E.R. are enrolling Black and Brown high school youth to The L.I.F.E. Series. A weekly workshop series that focuses on leadership, identity, the future, and empowerment.
Youth will receive a paid stipend for engaging and completing workshops in addition to a free meal. Workshops start on January 10th from 4:00-6:00 pm and will run every Thursday until May 30th.

Once enrolled, youth are able to take advantage of tutoring, advocacy/mentorship, and have the potential to attend professional development opportunities both in and out of state. All students are welcome and encouraged to apply on the ulpdx.org website or by contacting Dreya Williams at 971-207-3489.

 
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Free Tutoring Tuesdays!

open tuesdays 4:00-5:30. This is ongoing during the school year.

We offer free tutoring to all children and youth who would like extra help with homework and/or writing.