Building Community, Building Lives
Join us for our seventh annual fundraiser and competitive cornhole tournament! We are thrilled to be hosting The Cornhole Classic in an an exciting new location this year! Join us at The Redd on September 13th for an evening of inspiration and fun as we raise funds for Portland YouthBuilders. Whether you play competitively in the tournament or stand back and watch the action, you'll have a great time while supporting PYB. Stay tuned for more details about purchasing tickets and the event schedule!
PYB staff and students will be on break from June 24th to July 22nd for staff and July 24th for students. We hope that everyone has a fun and safe summer!
Join us at our 2019 Celebration of Achievements on Thursday, June 20th, from 5-7 PM at Ron Russell Middle School 3955 SE 112th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97266 as we celebrate our 2018-2019 graduates and honor achievements of Portland YouthBuilders students and alumni. Invite your friends and family for music, PYB student performances, food, photos and fun! Transportation and food will be available for students on the afternoon of the event. Graduates, PYB will provide your cap and gown and help you get fitted the day of the event. Stay tuned for more info!
PYB is honored to have been the recipient of all proceeds from Cars for a Cause! Cars for a Cause is an amazing nonprofit car show that raises money for charities in the Portland area. We had an amazing time looking at all the great cars and getting to do some outreach at the show. Thanks to all of the efforts of Cars for a Cause we raised nearly $3,500 to support PYB's programs. Thank you to everyone who showed up, and to everyone who showed their incredible cars in this show!
Thank you to everyone who came out to support PYB at Trivia Night! Congratulations to our winning trivia team, the Portland YouthBlazers, on their incredible trivia performance. Thank you to our trivia master Seth for providing us with fun and difficult questions, and to Eastburn Public House for providing us with their great space!
PYB is honored to be featured in the Give!Guide once again this year! Give!Guide is a year-end giving campaign created by the Willamette Week. We are honored to be one of the 150 Portland nonprofits selected to be a part of this amazing guide!
All through the month of November whenever you shop at any Plaid Pantry location you can donate $1 or more to PYB! Also a portion of sales from participating products will go to to PYB. This is a super easy way to support the work that we do while also getting all of your favorite foods from Plaid Pantry!
Thank you so much to North Bar for hosting Trivia Night to raise money for PYB! Guests enjoyed a night of drinks and some pretty tough trivia! Thanks to the generosity of North Bar we were able to raise $1,300 to support PYB!
Thank you to everyone who attended the Cornhole Classic last Thursday! Through everyone's generosity we were able to raise a total of $165,000 dollars to support PYB!!! Guests enjoyed paella from Crown Paella, live and silent auctions, heartfelt presentations from PYB students, and of course a cornhole tournament! We would like to give a special shoutout to the members of team IBEW Local 48 who stuck it out through the rain to win the cornhole tournament! We also want to give a huge thank you to our presenting sponsors, O'Neill/Walsh Community Builders and Mill Creek Residential, and all of our wonderful sponsors for helping to make this event possible!
Join us on September 8th, 2017 for our fifth annual signature fundraising event, The Cornhole Classic! Complete with dinner, live & silent auctions, and a cornhole tournament, come support Portland YouthBuilders' programs and students. Learn more at our event website: thecornholeclassic.com
PYB 2017 Celebration of Achievements Thursday, June 22nd, 5-7 PM Ron Russell Middle School 3955 SE 112th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97266 Join us as we celebrate our 2017 graduates and honor achievements of Portland YouthBuilders students and alumni. Invite your friends and family for music, PYB student performances, food, photos and fun! Transportation and food will be available for students on the afternoon of the event. Graduates, PYB will provide your cap and gown and help you get fitted the day of the event. Stay tuned for more info!
Portland YouthBuilders has the honor of being featured again in the Willamette Week's Give!Guide. The Give!Guide is a fantastic way to support PYB this holiday season! Between now and December 31st, visit giveguide.org/#portlandyouthbuilders and donate a minimum of $10 and receive incentives, chances to win big prizes, and our gratitude.
Join us on Thursday, May 12 from 8:30-9:30 am to tour our school, meet students and staff, hear PYB student stories, learn about recent news and upcoming events, and enjoy light refreshments. PYB is located at 4816 SE 92nd Ave, Portland, OR 97266 Please RSVP to Tonia Kovtunovich at 503-286-9350 ext. 217 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for a fun-filled evening of Cornhole, dinner, and drinks- all while supporting a great cause!
This year, The Cornhole Classic will celebrate PYB's 20th anniversary of serving Portland area youth.
Portland-based law firm continues to support local nonprofits like PYB
Staff and students enjoy taking a day to volunteer at other local nonprofits in SE Portland
Thanks to everyone who came out to visit PYB!
Do you know an individual or organization you would like to see connected with PYB?
Join other community supporters of PYB for our annual Open House.
From kale to fava beans, students learn about planting starts and seeds.
PYB gave Chris a second chance for his future and a new start for his dream of becoming a teacher.
A collaborative video project connects both schools
For over 20 years, Ted Gilbert has been a supporting partner with PYB
On March 2nd, Gielle and 16 other regional semi-finalists will compete in the August Wilson Monologue Competition
Earn money for PYB when you use your rewards card at Fred Meyer!
Walsh continues to connect with youth through its partnership with PYB
Combining education on healthy eating habits, culinary skills, and food focused field trips.
The 2014 holiday giving season was an overwhelming success!
Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. through service
The Portland Timbers FC and adidas helped make the winter holidays a little extra special for our students.
Kat Caskey joins PYB as an AmeriCorps Volunteer to give back.
The much anticipated PYB tradition gathered a joyous group of students and their families.
Founding board member Steve Rudman was integral in bringing YouthBuild to Portland nearly 20 years ago.
Help PYB this holiday season by donating through Willamette Week's Give!Guide
Lucky Lab NW was packed with supporters of PYB!
Enjoy a night of local craft beer and handcrafted pizza while supporting PYB!
The Cornhole Classic II brought another year of sunshine and friendly competition!
Students displayed their original works of art as the culmination of their Art115 class.
As part of a long-standing holiday tradition, PYB staff prepared a bountiful Thanksgiving feast for students and their families.
The first annual Cornhole Classic hosted at Providence Park!