At The Helm

At The Helm

Embracing differences & making a difference

Naima Abdirhmon envisioned a community childcare center that would embrace the cultural diversity of Portland and each child’s unique...

Helping regular people reach their5K, 10K and triathlon goals

Amy Lawson makes running, swimming and cycling accessible and fun for “regular people.” The head coach and chief motivator...

Physical & emotional wellness services under one roof

Shellie Cook and Jill Willer wanted to create a community health center that would support the mental, physical and...

The Rejuvenation Grange

“Nature is one of the best teachers and healers for us as humans,” says Andrea Parker, an experienced educator...

Anne Marie Purkey Levine supports artists, encourages public art

When Anne Marie Purkey Levine moved with her husband and two children to Portland from San Francisco in 2015,...

Co-founders of The Adulting School learn to hone their purpose

When co-founders Katie Brunelle and Rachel Weinstein launched The Adulting School last year, they didn’t imagine how much media...

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