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ORGANIZATION: FRESH START RECOVERY

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Fresh Start Recovery, a nonprofit organization in Portland, Oregon, is dedicated to supporting African Americans battling addiction and homelessness. We offer holistic assistance, including culturally sensitive counseling, safe housing solutions, job training, and community integration. Founded by Markas Curtis in 2024, we aim to empower individuals to overcome these challenges and achieve self-sufficiency.

Volunteer Roles:

  • Assist in counseling and support groups
  • Help manage transitional housing programs
  • Provide job training and employment referrals
  • Participate in community outreach and awareness campaigns

Why Volunteer With Us?

  • Make a direct impact on individuals' lives
  • Gain valuable experience in the nonprofit sector
  • Connect with a passionate and supportive community

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About FRESH START RECOVERY

Location:

355 NW 6TH AVE APT 703, PORTLAND, OR 97209, US

Mission Statement

To empower individuals in Portland, Oregon by comprehensive support through housing, treatment, detox, employment, and mentorship referrals, fostering recovery and a fresh start for a healthier, more fulfilling life

Description

Fresh Start Recovery is a nonprofit organization based in Portland, Oregon, dedicated to supporting African Americans battling addiction and homelessness. Founded by Markas Curtis in 2024, we offer holistic assistance, including counseling, housing aid, and community integration.

Our Goals:

  • Empower individuals to overcome addiction and homelessness.
  • Provide immediate support and resources.
  • Foster long-term recovery and community integration.
  • Promote self-sufficiency and personal growth.

Our Programs:

  • Rehabilitation Programs: Culturally sensitive counseling and therapy.
  • Transitional Housing: Safe housing solutions.
  • Job Training: Skills and employment referrals.
  • Community Integration: Support groups and activities.

Our Achievements:

  • Provided transitional housing to over 50 individuals.
  • Reached more than 100 individuals with counseling services.
  • Built strong local partnerships.
  • Conducted successful awareness campaigns.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Employment
Advocacy & Human Rights, Community, Employment

WHEN

Sun Jun 16, 2024 - Sun Sep 01, 2024
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

WHERE

355 Northwest 6th AvenuePORTLAND, OR 97209

(45.52559,-122.67667)
 

SKILLS

  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Financial Service Assistance
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4HRS

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