CONTACT US

Are you a family in need of our services?
Please call our Intake Coordinator Michelle at 503.566.2132.

If you are pregnant or have a child under the age of five and are interested in receiving more information about our free and voluntary services, our Intake Coordinator will guide you through a confidential assessment. Eligibility is based on family stressors and prioritized based on need. Common stressors include: poverty, homelessness, history of mental illness, adult victim of child abuse, single parenthood, food supply deficiency, drug and alcohol history, high stress, low self-esteem, no reliable transportation, housing insecurity, criminal history, depression, unemployment, limited education, and social isolation.

GENERAL INQUIRIES

VOLUNTEER INQUIRIES

INTERN INQUIRIES

 


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LEADERSHIP TEAM

For general questions and information, please contact 503.566.2132.

PATRICE ALTENHOFEN

Executive Director
patrice@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

BRANDY O'BANNON

Senior Resource Development Director
brandy@familybuildingblocks.org
503.566.2132

SEAN YOUNG

 Finance & Operations Director
sean@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

HERMINE TORRES

Human Resources Director
htorres@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

TANYA HAMILTON

Relief Nursery Director
thamilton@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

BELINDA DEEDS

Relief Nursery Assistant Director
bdeeds@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

MARGUERITE KENAGY

Healthy Families Director
mkenagy@familybuildingblocks.org
503.990.7431

BONNIE COLBOURNE

Healthy Families Assistant Director
bcolbourne@familybuildingblocks.org
503.990.7431

 

HEATHER PEASLEY

Early Head Start Director
hpeasley@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNITY OUTREACH TEAM

JULIE HILTY

Community Outreach Manager
jhilty@familybuildingblocks.org
503.566.2132

SAM LEWIS

Event Manager
slewis@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

MEAGHAN LEVY

Marketing Manager
mlevy@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

STEPHANIE BENEFIEL

Special Events Volunteer Coordinator
sbenefiel@familybuildingblocks.org
503.566.2132

CAMILLE STRICKLIN

Program Volunteer Coordinator
cstricklin@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

WILL CHRISTIANSEN

Data & Research Coordinator
wchristiansen@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

DEBBIE SCOTT

Parent Engagement Coordinator (Marion County)
dscott@familybuildingblocks.org
503.769.1120

SARA MATTHEWS

Family Outreach Systems Specialist (Polk County)
smatthews@familybuildingblocks.org
503.623.9664 ext. 2184

MICHELLE GUZMAN

Primary Family Contact
Intake Coordinator
503.566.2132