February 9, 2018
Twice named one of the top writers in the country by the Society for Features Journalism, Team Fred Meyer’s Ryan White spent nearly 16 years at the Oregonian covering sports, music, and culture. He has appeared on the public radio variety show Live Wire! as both an interviewer and an essayist. He has written for Sports Illustrated, the Wall Street Journal, the Dallas Morning News, the Washington Post, the Sacramento Bee, the Portland Mercury, and Portland Monthly magazine. He also authors the every-other-month Daddy Issues column in Metro Parent magazine.
Ryan is author of Springsteen: Album by Album and Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way.
Ryan lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and daughter.
He is available for parties, and assorted word-related assignments. Will he and his teammate April Baer take home the ultimate spelling prize? Get your tickets and find out!
December 11, 2015
Looking for the perfect gift for the spelling bee enthusiast in your life? Or eight to ten of your word-houndiest friends? You’re in luck! Tickets to Portland’s hottest orthographic event of the year, the Schoolhouse Supplies Celebrity Spelling Bee, presented… Read more »
August 3, 2015
Fred Meyer has been a champion for Schoolhouse Supplies since the beginning. In fact, the shelves of our Free Store for Teachers were donated by Fred Meyer! We are thrilled to partner with them for KGW School Supply Drive for… Read more »
August 26, 2014
For most students, the new school year begins in only a week! This also means that we are in the final week of the KGW School Supply Drive! With one week to go, we are currently able to serve 3,412… Read more »
August 6, 2014
The KGW Supply Drive just kicked off this past Friday and our partnership with Fred Meyer makes it super easy to help students throughout Portland get the tools they need to achieve.
May 9, 2014
Online shopping makes up an ever-increasing percentage of retail sales that happen in this country. According to Forrester Research, by 2017, 60% of all US retail sales will involve the internet in some way, and the categories that will be… Read more »
March 6, 2014
This year, Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million to nonprofits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. Think about that for a second. That’s roughly $625,000 each quarter being pumped into community organizations, nonprofits, and of course, local schools. Sounds pretty… Read more »
February 20, 2014
November 30, 2012
Here at Schoolhouse Supplies, we’re all about making friends. After all, our business is fundamentally about helping others succeed. So, as you can imagine, we’re huge advocates of lasting friendships, as well as the belief that everyone deserves a buddy.
We are overjoyed to announce the generous donation of a refurbished GMC Savana from Fred Meyer, a longtime partner and supporter of the organization. The van will be used to help our organization pick up and deliver supplies, and to… Read more »