Summer 2024: An update from ELM

Tuesday, Jul. 9, 2024
This summer ELM is distributing literacy funds, summer learning kits, and honoring our parent leaders.

Unlocking Potential: Preschool Marketplace Hosts Free Night at OMSI

Wednesday, Apr. 24, 2024

On Tuesday, March 19th, our Early Learning Multnomah team and a variety of their partners in preschool parity headed over to the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

2023 Year End Reflection

Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2024
ELM continues to center racial equity in all our decisions; in our programs, priorities, partnerships, and investments.

All about In-Home Preschools

Monday, Nov. 6, 2023
In-home Preschools offers individualized care and flexible scheduling within a familiar and welcoming environment.

Preschool Enrollment Open for 2023-2024

Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2023
Preschool Marketplace is a One-Stop webpage for Preschool. Find the best free and reduced-cost preschools in the Portland metro area.

OMSI Plays Host to Informational Free Preschool Event with our Early Learning Multnomah Team

Thursday, Jun. 8, 2023

On Monday, May 22nd, families filled the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry with laughter, smiles and play alongside our Early Learning Multnomah Preschool Promise

Pathways to BIPOC In Home Childcare Entrepreneurs Pilot an Early Learning and Housing Stability Initiatives

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022

Our Housing Stability team is launching a Pathways to BIPOC In Home Childcare Entrepreneurs Pilot initiative under the Community Impact Department at United Way of the Columbia-Willamette.

Community Through STEM

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022

Early Learning Multnomah and four community-based partners, IRCO, Albina Head Start, NAYA, and P-3  SUN Schools co-created a second round of STEM kits to promote culturally specific, SIMPLE and developmentally appropriate ways to engage in Science, Tec

P-3 funds supporting families

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022

Story Provided by Multnomah County's SUN Service Program and P-3 Coordinators

PAC Celebration

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022

Parent voice and leadership are central to ELM’s work, and we often refer to the Parent Accountability Council (PAC) as the ‘heart’ of our work to build an early learning system that is free from bias and gives every child what they n

Supporting Community Partner Vaccination Services Across Oregon

Friday, Jul. 8, 2022

In 2021, United Way of the Columbia-Willamette (UWCW) developed a pooled fund to support efforts of community partners across Oregon in vaccine advocacy, access, and education.