Scooper Hero: Brightworks Sustainability & Brandon Sprague

On April 12th, we will be scooping up free cones at our Ben & Jerry’s PartnerShops as part of National Free Cone Day. But, thanks to the support of some special businesses and individuals, we’ll also be raising funds to support our job training and workforce development programs! The 6th Annual Scoop-A-Thon brings together “Scooper […]

Scooper Hero: Webtrends & David Sinner

Thanks to another Scooper Hero in our community – Webtrends – and employees like David Sinner who believe in giving youth a chance and the opportunity to learn.

Scooper Hero: Ryonet

Meet Ryan Moor, founder of Ryonet – a screen printing supplier – and supporter of New Avenues…

Scooper Hero: KGW & Caryn Lilley

KGW is one of our Scooper Heroes, and Caryn Lilley is not only one of their valued employees but she’s also been a long-time member of our Employer Advisory Board. We asked Caryn to reflect on her first job experience and why she and KGW are committed to being part of the solution to ending youth homelessness.

Youth Spotlight: Jamie

Meet our new Assistant Manager at New Avenues INK and hear how New Avenues has made a difference in her life

Scooper Hero: Erin Gorsline

Hear from Scooper Hero – Erin Gorsline with The Standard – on why they’re supporting job training for youth through the 6th Annual Scoop-A-Thon

Q&A with “soup king” Rod Harris

Hear from Rod Harris – Portland’s own “soup king” – on why he is committed to being part of the solution to ending youth homelessness