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Building grassroots power that works for Oregon Families

We’re a grassroots organization of mothers and caregivers who advocates for bold, universal policies that benefits and supports working families in Oregon. Join our movement!

Read the latest posts from FFA:

Activist Spotlight: Neon Brooks

Tell us a little bit about yourself! I’m a medical science writer and the mother of a two-and-a-half-year-old living in Northeast Portland. I grew up here and moved back to town with my husband, daughter, and our dog when my daughter was about a year old so we could be close to family. I love Read More >

Activist Spotlight: Kaylan Adams

Tell us a little bit about yourself! I live in Salem with my husband, Dan, and toddler, Emerson. I am a project manager for a web development agency in Portland, and I also have my own small business helping newly expanded families and babies get more sleep. We love throwing themed house parties (Kentucky Derby Read More >

Activist Spotlight: Tiffany Chapman

How long have you been volunteering with Family Forward and how did you get started? “Boldness has genius, magic, and power in it. Begin it now.” ― Steven Pressfield, The War of Art Activists must be bold- They must have the audacity to believe that they can change entrenched power-structures that exploit women, oppress people of Read More >

Job opening: Organizing Director

Title: Organizing Director Reports​ ​to:​ ​Executive​ ​Director Direct​ ​Reports:​ ​3 Location:​ ​Portland,​ ​OR Salary:​ ​$65,000-$72,000 Type:​ ​Full-time/exempt Position Summary: We are seeking an Organizing Director, who will be responsible for overseeing our statewide organizing program and ensuring that it meets organizational goals. We are building a new organizing program, one that will combine elements of transformational Read More >

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