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 12, 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 »
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 »
January 24, 2018
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! At Schoolhouse Supplies, we think one great way to show Portland students you care is by helping to stock the shelves of the Bank of America Art Aisle with the supplies that make… 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 »
September 8, 2017
June 30, 2016
Thanks to the generosity of 27 local businesses and organizations, 10,403 low-income students in four school districts received school-supply-filled backpacks at the beginning of the school year. 20 high-need schools in Portland and Hillsboro were each sponsored by one or… Read more »
Over the past two school years, fifty schools, with 23,500 young students, in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties were selected based on need to participate in the FamilyCare Music Education Initiative in partnership with Schoolhouse Supplies. These schools received a generous… Read more »
June 16, 2016
Monique Barton, Senior Vice President at Bank of America, and Jessica Hewitt, Vice President at Bank of America, present Schoolhouse Supplies with a $15,000 grant for the Free Store for Teachers Art Aisle Schoolhouse Supplies is pleased to announce that… Read more »