Entries by Njeri Parker

Spanish Speaking Retention Case Manager (WA County)

Click here to apply JOIN (joinpdx.org) is a non-profit organization that exists to support the efforts of individuals and families experiencing homelessness to transition off the streets and into permanent housing. We are inspired by the vision of a community where everyone has a place to call home. JOIN has an organizational commitment to equity […]

Director of People & Culture

  Click here to apply JOIN (joinpdx.org) is a non-profit organization that exists to support the efforts of individuals and families experiencing homelessness to transition off the streets and into permanent housing. We are inspired by the vision of a community where everyone has a place to call home.  We’re looking for a Director of […]

Development Director

CLICK HERE TO APPLY JOIN is a leading homeless services agency focused on street outreach and housing placement in the Portland Metro Area, serving Multnomah and Washington Counties. Our mission is to transition people out of homelessness, and into permanent housing. Our model is based on Housing First. We are seeking a development professional who […]

Housing Placement Manager

Click here to apply. JOIN (joinpdx.org) is a non-profit organization that exists to support the efforts of individuals and families experiencing homelessness to transition off the streets and into permanent housing. We are inspired by the vision of a community where everyone has a place to call home. JOIN has an organizational commitment to equity […]

Andrew’s Story

Each year, we reflect back on the impact that we’ve had, and thank you for your support. Because of you, and the rest of our community, we’ve helped 1,522 individuals access resources to secure and remain in safe and stable housing.  We are honored to share the journeys of the individuals and families we help […]

One week, four stories

One week, four stories JOIN does the hard, day-by-day work of supporting people who have been left behind by the system, who have been in the position of being victims of systemic oppression–our work helps them build more sustainable lives: this is a glimpse of what that looks like.  Bob has a housing voucher. Although […]

Amplified Voices! Judas and The Black Messiah Review

Judas and The Black Messiah Review By Marlon Crump – Marlon is a JOIN participant with incredible writing talent “War is politics WITH bloodshed, politics is war WITHOUT bloodshed.” Chairman Fred Hampton’s audience address in “Judas and The Black Messiah.”   NOTHING fears an oppressor and a jealous, hateful person more than someone who can […]

2020 Impact Report

2020 was an incredibly challenging year for our nation and for our community. Despite the challenges and hardships, faced last year, JOIN’s team truly demonstrated our commitment to evolve and use creativity to support our neighbors experiencing homelessness. We’re proud of the work we did in the face of so many challenges. From providing rent […]

A message from Katrina Holland

The year to remember, right? Indeed. At JOIN we also see it as the year of opportunity. This is our opportunity to rebuild a system and an economy that refuses to leave people behind like the previous one did. This is our opportunity to remember that regardless of our housing situations – or lack thereof […]

Jolene’s First Cousin: Innovative SROs, one year later

ORIGINS of JOLENE’S FIRST COUSIN Two years ago, JOIN was approached by Guerrilla Development with a bold idea: reimagine affordable housing in a way that supports residents through community. The single greatest obstacle JOIN faces in supporting sustainable transitions off the street is access to housing that is actually affordable for the income our folks […]