Empowering Good: A Willamette Week Give!Guide Gathering for Change-Makers November 21, 2019 Open House— stop by between 5:30 and 7:30pm Mother & Child (1515 NE 41st Ave, Portland, OR 97232) Tickets are free. Join us for a fun night getting familiar with some amazing Portland nonprofits: Period. Inc.: PERIOD. The Menstrual Movement is the largest youth-run nonprofit focused on women’s health in the world. Our mission is to end period poverty and period stigma through service, education, and advocacy. To date, we have addressed over 700,000 periods through product distribution and registered over 400 campus chapters in all 50 US states and in over 30 countries. Baby Blues Connection: The mission of Baby Blues Connection is to provide free support, information and resources to families coping with pregnancy and postpartum depression, and to support and educate the professionals who serve them. Our goal is to support families through the early years of parenting. Mother & Child Education Center: Mother & Child creates connections in a judgement-free space to provide support, education and resources for anyone who is parenting including expectant women, fathers, and families facing challenges such as lack of housing, poverty, substance abuse, or other trauma. Northwest Mothers Milk Bank: The mission of Northwest Mothers Milk Bank is to improve the health and survival of the Pacific Northwest’s most vulnerable infants. We carry out this mission through the safe collection, pasteurization, and distribution of human donor milk. Northwest Mothers Milk Bank has dispensed over 1.5 mission ounces of donated breastmilk to hospitalized and outpatient infants across the PNW. More than 4,000 mothers have donated lifesaving milk to help fragile babies in our community. Food and drinks provided by Cabot Creamery Co-operative, New Seasons Market, Widmer Brothers Brewing, Breakside Brewing, and more. Incredible raffle prizes!
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