These nonprofits focus on providing and championing a robust and equitable education for all.

21 Nonprofits
2,855 Donors
$473,399 Given so far

Adelante Mujeres $45,211 raised so far.
Adelante Mujeres means “women rise up”. We are working to build a more just society by empowering Latinas to lead. Our programs provide holistic education and empowerment opportunities to marginalized Latina women and their families to ensure full participation and active leadership in the community.
App Camp for Girls $4,495 raised so far.
Inspiring and empowering girls, transgender, and gender nonconforming youth to pursue careers in technology.
Betties360 $6,284 raised so far.
Betties360 inspires confidence, well-being and community in girls of all races, gender identities, shapes and sizes through outdoor activities, action sports and life-skills education.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metro $13,990 raised so far.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metro strives to empower all young people, especially those who need us most, to discover their full potential as caring, engaged, responsible community members.
Campus Compact of Oregon $10,640 raised so far.
Campus Compact of Oregon convenes and supports the work of educational institutions to improve their practice around institutional equity, collaborative learning and community engagement to respond effectively to a racially diverse and changing Oregon.
Chicktech $8,672 raised so far.
ChickTech is a multigenerational nonprofit dedicated to retaining women in the technology workforce and increasing the number of women and girls pursuing technology-based careers.
Children’s Book Bank $22,502 raised so far.
To give every Portland child the opportunity to grow up surrounded by books that spark the imagination, build curiosity and open minds to limitless possibilities, because two-thirds of children living in poverty have no books of their own at home.
Oregon Cultural Trust Partner
Classroom Law Project $39,894 raised so far.
Classroom Law Project prepares youth across Oregon to become engaged and informed participants in a democratic society. Bringing together educators, students, the legal community and concerned citizens, CLP provides quality, timely, fun civic education programs for teachers and students.
College Possible $44,419 raised so far.
To make college admission and success possible for low-income students through an intensive curriculum of coaching and support.
Community Transitional School $19,570 raised so far.
Community Transitional School is a non-profit, private Pre-K-8th grades school dedicated to educating children whose families are homeless or in transition throughout Portland. CTS provides at-risk children with a stable educational environment that promotes their personal and academic growth.
Free Geek $25,152 raised so far.
To sustainably reuse technology, enable digital access and provide education to create a community that empowers people to realize their potential.
Girls Build $47,324 raised so far.
Girls Build inspires curiosity and confidence in girls through the world of building. This is accomplished through after-school programming and week-long spring break and summer camps. Girls learn over 10 different building trades per week of camp, and leave feeling bold, strong and ready to build.
KairosPDX $26,301 raised so far.
To eliminate the prolific racial achievement gap by cultivating confident, creative and compassionate leaders.
Metropolitan Family Service (MFS) $10,086 raised so far.
For almost 70 years, we’ve helped people in our community move beyond the limitations of poverty, inequity, and social isolation through 24 culturally responsive programs in youth success, economic empowerment, and health & wellness.
Open School $6,295 raised so far.
Open School’s mission is to develop connection, capability and confidence in disconnected youth through relationship-based, quality learning experiences that result in academic, personal and community success.
Oregon Cultural Trust Partner
Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education $23,174 raised so far.
The Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education explores the Jewish experience in Oregon and teaches the universal lessons of the Holocaust through exhibitions, educational resources and opportunities for intercultural conversation. OJMCHE challenges visitors to resist indifference and discrimination and to envision a just and inclusive world.
Oregon Tradeswomen $19,483 raised so far.
Oregon Tradeswomen transforms women’s lives by building economic independence and community through education, training, advocacy, and leadership development in the skilled trades.
Portland YouthBuilders $27,551 raised so far.
To support young people who are committed to changing their lives to become self-sufficient, contributing members of the workforce and their community. We serves low-income high school dropouts ages 17 to 24 who are looking for a second chance in life.
Refugee Center Online $10,282 raised so far.
The Refugee Center Online uses technology to help refugees and immigrants build new lives in the United States with free online classes, resources and community support.
Schoolhouse Supplies $18,523 raised so far.
Schoolhouse Supplies supports public education in the Portland area by providing free school supplies to students in need. We believe that every child deserves school supplies and has the right to a quality education, regardless of economic circumstance.
Oregon Cultural Trust Partner
SMART (Start Making A Reader Today) $42,051 raised so far.
SMART pairs community volunteers with children to provide reading support and books to keep. Through one-on-one reading sessions, SMART volunteers model a love of reading and build children’s reading skills and self-confidence in a positive, child-guided environment.