Announcing the Development of a New Pre-Apprenticeship Program

POIC+RAHS is pleased to announce the development of a pre-apprenticeship program in collaboration with the National Association of Minority Contractors of Oregon (NAMC). This partnership will work with local business and community members to build a pathway for POIC trainees to prepare for and succeed in the trades. The program, open to all youth and young adults but with recruitment emphasis […]

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 […]

Beaches Summer Cruise-In Charity Spotlight: RAHS

Come join us this upcoming Wednesday evening as we say thank you to Beaches Restaurant and Bar for choosing RAHS as their charity spotlight at their Beaches Cruise-In event! Every summer, for the past 20 years, Beaches Restaurant in Vancouver, WA, puts on Beaches Cruise-In at the Portland International Raceway. The summertime Cruise-In not only happens […]

Meet Kory Mentorship Benefits

Meet Kory, a young man benefiting from mentorship. Written by Randall Wyatt, POIC Professional Mentor One of the strongest relationships I’ve had the pleasure of building has been with ‘Kory,’ a kid who has seen many ups and downs, but has been making steady progress since I was introduced to him six months ago. He participates […]

RAHS Benefit Gala

Please join us for our Annual Benefit Dinner to aid at-risk students. Nike/Tiger Woods Center One Bowerman Drive, Beaverton, Oregon 97005Drinks & Appetizers at 6:00pm Dinner to Follow Business & Cocktail Attire Individual Tickets $275 each  Honor Roll Sponsor/Table of 8 $2,500 Purchase your tickets/table today to attend the annual benefit gala. Your attendance will help 700 youth of color and those […]

RAHS New Columbia Welcomes Principal Erica Briggs

It is with great excitement that we welcome Oregonian Erica Briggs as the principal of our New Columbia campus. Ms. Briggs holds a Master’s degree from Cornell University and brings over 10 years of experience as a lead administrator who has helped develop and manage educational programs designed to support and engage students. She has […]