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HomePlate is accepting applications now for the position of Development Director

HomePlate is accepting applications now until April 16, 2014 for the position of Development Director. Help connect community members, businesses, and groups to the work of HomePlate supporting youth in Washington County. See the attached job description and send applications (with supplemental materials) to

Development Director job description 4.2.14.pdf
HomePlate Youth Services alumni organize donation-based Christmas tree sale

In a few weeks, frosted windows will frame Christmas trees decorated with lights and colorful ornaments. When you’re living on the streets, however, there’s no place for a tinsel covered pine...

HomePlate youth services gave this homeless teen stability: Giving thanks

It never ceases to amaze me that people who've been dealt the harshest blows in life often seem to have the most grateful spirit...

Hillsboro-based HomePlate Youth Services hosts FarmPlate dinner to raise funds to help homeless youth

A bow tie and button-down gala event wouldn't fit their style. Or their budget, thought Terra Neilson, then a volunteer at HomePlate Youth Services and brainstorming ideas for the 2011 fundraiser...

Homeplate Youth Services' Home Runs for Homeless Youth

Homeplate Youth Services kicked off the second annual "Home Runs for Homeless Youth" kickball tournament on Saturday on the fields at PCC Rock Creek...

HomePlate Youth Services hosts free holiday store at new Beaverton location

After a death in the family, Cassandra Davies, 40, needed holiday presents for four bereaved children. She piled her daughter, nieces and nephews into two cars last night and drove two hours...

Hillsboro nonprofit serving homeless youths looks to Beaverton for second location

A Hillsboro nonprofit that provides showers, food and clothing for homeless youth is planning for a second location in Beaverton...

Earth Oven Pizza's ceiling to feature HomePlate mural

Hillsboro will soon have a second community mural. The first, a tile mural created by a vast collection of community members, has been hanging on the wall outside the Sequoia Gallery + Studios on Southeast Third Avenue since April.