MOTHER & CHILD Education Center

1515 NE 41st Ave Portland, OR 97232

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Events that Give

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Paint for Parents - NOW thru Oct.21!

Help M&C raise funds to paint the center.  We believe the aesthetics of a place can underline the value each of our parents feels as they walk up to the center, and step inside our door.  Help us show the community that parents matter by giving or sharing this link, to encourage others to give.  Follow the progress at


Annual Appeal Dinner - Sun, Oct 21, 2018

A welcome reception with drinks & appetizers, followed by dinner with a speaker from the community.  This dinner is for current & interested donors to hear updates on the work of Mother & Child, and how monetary contributions are vital to the work of our non-profit.  This year's dinner will be hosted at The University of Portland. RSVP Here:


Noctoverfest Happy Hour - Sat, Nov 3, 2018

It's not October, but we're Celebrating!  Join us for the 1st Annual Noctoverfest happy hour at Lagunitas Community Room in North Portland.  Tickets are only $20 and benefit Mother & Child.  Ticket includes 2 Drinks (your 2 favorite Lagunitas brews on tap, or other available drink), Happy Hour Fare, and music by A Wiley Duo; featuring Alexa Wiley & Steve Dearborn. Plus, hear how Mother & Child is working with parents to transform our community.  21+ Only.


"Gift It Up" Online Auction

Gift yourself or gift it up to a friend or family.  Check off that Christmas wishlist with gifts that give back; with proceeds supporting parents during their pregnancy and children's early infancy years through Mother & Child. Go to to bid now!  Gift cards, activities, entertainment, and more!

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Holiday Cheer - December 1, 2018

Thanks to all who joined us in 2017!  Stop by this holiday open house style event between, geared towards donors and volunteers of Mother & Child. Open to the public. No cost, but donations greatly appreciated! RSVP & Details Here.

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Run Mama Run 5k/10k/Kids Run - Sat, May 11, 2019 (Mother's Day weekend)

Run Mama Run is returning to Mt.Tabor Park on Saturday May 11, 2019 for it's 11th Annual year!  This non-competitive, fun run, walk, or stroller over Mother's Day Weekend supports parents in greater Portland; and is a great way to get out over Mother's Day weekend with your family, or honor your mom or a loved one. More Details to Come. Event Site: