Our social purpose enterprises are businesses owned and operated by New Avenues that offer job training, mentored work experiences, and wages to youth while generating revenue for the organization. Our enterprises include:

Ben-And-Jerrys-Avenues-LogoNew Avenues for Youth Ben & Jerry’s PartnerShops

Our Ben & Jerry’s enterprises include the Yamhill PartnerShop (near Pioneer Square in downtown Portland), PSU PartnerShop (on the campus of Portland State University), and a seasonal ice cream cart at the Oregon Zoo.  For catering information, click the links for either PartnerShop.


New-Avenues-INK-logoNew Avenues INK

Screen-printing business New Avenues INK, located in Portland’s Pearl District, offers opportunities for youth to assist with every aspect of the business, from hand-printing apparel to marketing and graphic design.




dfrntpigeon is a youth-driven apparel company that offers opportunities for youth to create original artwork for product lines and to receive training in design and business, with the goal of exposing them to and preparing them for potential careers in the industry.