Strike Out Cancer is a youth softball tournament benefiting the Children's Cancer Association and the Leukemia Lymphoma Society being held April 26-27th at Wallace Marine Park in Salem. Along with a great day of softball for regional 12 and under teams we are hosting a kids fair with face painting, balloon animals by Twisty and Friends, arts and crafts tables hosted by Michaels, a cake walk, and silent auction. We invite and encourage survivors of Leukemia, Lymhoma, Myeloma, or childhood cancers to claim a survivor Tshirt and act as honorary pitchers. It promises to be a great day of family fun and support for our Oregon Families facing cancer. Visit our Facebook page for the latest information on the tournament at https://www.facebook.com/Strikeoutcancersoftballtournament or email us at Strikeoutcancersoftball@aol.com if you have any questions.
PacificSource Health Plans' Get Out Get Covered Tour is visiting communities all over the state to get people enrolled in a health plan before the March 31st deadline. At each tour stop, PacificSource’s friendly staff of health care reform experts will help you compare health insurance plans and find affordable medical insurance. You'll leave with the peace of mind of knowing you'll have health insurance in 2014. With 95 stops in 56 communities, PacificSource is coming to you. Learn when PacificSource will be in your neighborhood at answers.pacificsource.com
Bethesda Lutheran Communities
Do you enjoy giving hope, discovery and self-empowerment to people who truly need and appreciate it?
Bethesda Lutheran Communities is currently looking for Direct Support Professionals!!!
As a Direct Support Professional (DSP), you'll be responsible for training and assisting individuals served and supported in various aspects of activities of daily living, while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and agency policies and procedures. This position is also responsible for the health, safety and emotional support of the individuals being served. This position actively supports people to choose and achieve the highest quality of life. Click here to apply: www.bethesdalutherancommunities.org
Go bowling in your pajamas for local foster kids! On sunday April 27th, from 11am-2pm Big Al's at 14950 SW Barrows Rd. Beaverton, OR 97007 will be hosting Portland's local Pajama Bowl. For more information or to find aother location near you here.
For the nearly 20,000 foster children living in the Northwest, each day presents new challenges. But with the community’s help, these children can regain a sense of hope. 100% of funds raised by Pajama Bowl participants will be used to provide resources, and little wishes that foster kids often go without – whether it's a funding athletic participation fees, obtaining assistance in school, or reuniting with a sibling at summer camp. Since its inception, Pajama Bowl has raised over $750,000 for foster kids, thanks to the generous support of over 5,600 participants!
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