Fostering a Community of Hope and Success

Over the past several months, POIC+RAHS has been actively working in partnership with Kids at Hope to highlight the importance of “community” in youth development and to foster the understanding that “All children are capable of success, no exceptions” (Rick Miller, Founder, Kids at Hope). Kids at Hope is a national initiative that studies family, […]

11th Annual RAHS Gala, A Night To Remember

This is one of our favorite nights of the year, and what a beautiful night it was! The 11th annual Rosemary Anderson High School Gala was attended by 325 supporters, whose generosity contributed $260,000 to fund education and mental health services for RAHS youth – making this the largest and most successful Gala ever. We would like to give a special thank you to […]

OIC of America to Commemorate 50th Anniversary

Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center (POIC), a leading provider of alternative education, family outreach, mentoring, job skill training, workforce development and placement services, is pleased to be participating at the OIC 50th Anniversary Celebration & Conference at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, June 12-15, 2014. The conference theme, “The Man, the Mission, the Movement,” is a culmination […]