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Director, Finance

Position Title: Director, Finance Department: Finance & Administration Reports to: Chief Operating Officer Created: March, 2015 General Summary Under the general direction of the Chief Operating Officer, this position is responsible for managing the overall financial procedures of the organization including all accounting functions, audit preparation and tax filings, maintaining appropriate accounting controls, managing United…



Portland To Celebrate Its Youngest Learners

On Saturday, April 11th, Portland families will take part in the annual “Week of the Young Child,” a national celebration that focuses public attention on the development of children and the needs of their families and to recognize the early childhood programs and services that meet those needs. The years from birth to 8 are…



5 Things Food Banks Need Most

5 Things Food Banks Need Most Local food banks are always accepting and in need of donations year-round, not just during the holiday season. Make the most of your donation by giving the items they need most. Canned Tuna, Chicken & Salmon Why they need it: Nonperishable and a fast source of protein makes these…