October 18, 2018
If you or someone you know would love to work for a fantastic local nonprofit and support teachers and children, please take a look at or forward this job opportunity. As of the week of 11/5/18, we are still actively soliciting applications for the Development Manager position.
This position is perfect for a dynamic self-starter who has some experience in development and is passionate about supporting the mission and programs of a charitable organization like Schoolhouse Supplies.
The ideal candidate 1) is detail oriented, 2) has strong written and phone communication skills, 3) feels comfortable using databases and other office technologies to optimize work productivity, 4) likes managing multiple projects, 5) successfully meets multiple concurrent deadlines, 6) enjoys working with team input, 6) has a sense of humor, and 7) is willing to pitch in on tasks small and large. Specific duties and qualifications related to the position are outlined in the job description and announcement which can be found here: www.schoolhousesupplies.org/development-manager-position-announcement-2018/
Update on Program Coordinator Hiring Process:
The interview process is underway and we are no longer reviewing resumes for the Program Coordinator position. All candidates who applied by the priority deadline of October 29 should have received an email reply indicating the status of their application. If you would like to review the job description, click here.
How to Apply (Development Manager position only)
- Please review the full job description and requested qualifications for the position.
- Please email a resume and letter of interest/cover letter to connect[at]schoolhousesupplies.org and be sure to include your last name and position title in the subject line (abbreviations are fine).
- The letter of interest/cover letter can be brief, but do let us know why you want to work for Schoolhouse Supplies and/or some specific examples of how the position aligns with your skills and strengths.
- The review of resumes and candidate interviews will begin immediately and the position is open until filled. Interview preference will be given to candidates who apply by November 5, 2018 for the Development Manager position.
- We would like to fill the position as soon as possible, but are willing to negotiate a mutually agreeable start date.
July 12, 2018
JOIN US! REGISTER TO COLLECT SCHOOL SUPPLIES July 24 — August 22 The 2018 KGW School Supply Drive begins July 24, and we need your help to send 12,000 students back to school this fall with the school supplies they need to learn and achieve. Participation… Read more »
July 12, 2018
Thank you to the hundreds of individuals and businesses who participated in the Schoolhouse Supplies fundraising appeal and the KGW School Supply Drive this summer. Your back-to-school donations are already benefiting the 65,000 children whose teachers can visit our Free… Read more »
July 11, 2018
February 13, 2018
Schoolhouse Supplies relies on classroom teachers, schools and school districts to distribute school supplies. We do not provide school supplies directly to families or case managers at social service agencies. If you need school supplies, here is information about how… Read more »
Strategic Planning and Assessment Consultant Schoolhouse Supplies seeks a Strategic Planning and Assessment Consultant to guide the final approximately 12 months of our “Three Year Pilot to Increase Impact.” We have a vision, a plan and a lot of data, but… Read more »
February 13, 2018
Real Estate Consultant Schoolhouse Supplies seeks expertise to help us research and identify a new location. Currently located on NE 82nd Avenue in Portland, Oregon, Schoolhouse Supplies is a tenant of Portland Public Schools in a school building now scheduled… Read more »
February 12, 2018
Temporary through mid-September POSITION AVAILABLE OFFICE AND PROGRAM ASSISTANT Organizational Overview Since opening our doors in 1999, our mission remains the same: to support public education in the Portland area by providing free school supplies to students in need. We… Read more »
February 1, 2018
Cassidy Quinn is a reporter at KGW News, reporting on events going on around town. She is a video blogger who loves sports, travel, and technology, and is a bit addicted to social media. Before coming to KGW, Cassidy lived… Read more »
January 29, 2018
We are excited to welcome Master of Ceremonies Carl Wolfson back for the 2018 Schoolhouse Supplies Celebrity Spelling Bee presented by Fred Meyer. Carl has been a popular Portland radio host for the past decade. From 2007 to 2016, he… Read more »
November 21, 2017
There is an alarming opportunity gap in our schools. Low income children and students of color disproportionately face barriers to academic achievement. Schoolhouse Supplies works to remove a barrier to success by ensuring each student has the school supplies they… Read more »