Bienestar

Our mission is to build housing, hope and futures for the well-being of working families. We envision and develop communities where residents find dignity, hope, confidence, skills and courage to pursue their dreams. Bienestar believes that all work is honorable and champions those who provide essential labor to the community. We work to unleash the potential of people to improve the quality of life for themselves, their children, their families and the community.

Bienestar
Suite A-100
220 SE 12th Avenue
Hillsboro, OR 97123
United States
503-693-2937
http://www.bienestar-or.org

Executive Director

Karen Shawcross

Management Team

Karen Shawcross, Gracie Garcia, David Ruelas

Board of Directors

John McMeekan, Russ Peterson, David Cintron, Brenda Bradley

Project Leaders

Karen Shawcross

Mission

Our mission is to build housing, hope and futures for the well-being of working families. We envision and develop communities where residents find dignity, hope, confidence, skills and courage to pursue their dreams. Bienestar believes that all work is honorable and champions those who provide essential labor to the community. We work to unleash the potential of people to improve the quality of life for themselves, their children, their families and the community.

Programs

Youth programs include: Homework Club; Science Club; Financial Literacy; Youth IDA through Education Navigation; Computer Classes; Playwrite; Music Classes; Nutrition Classes; Soccer Club; Yoga Classes; Summer Lunches; Basketball Club and Explorador Camp. Family programs include: Born to Learn; Family Time; Creation Vacation and Community Garden. Adult programs include: Computer Classes; Nutrition Classes; Citizenship; Job Club; ESL Classes; GED Classes; Adult Financial Literacy and Promotores. We also provide free Income Tax Preparation for the entire community.

Statistics on Bienestar

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2009: $449,652
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $617,000
  • Other funding sources: 63% foundations, 6% individuals, 9% government, 3% corporations, 11% asset management fees, 8% developer fees,
  • Religious Affiliation: none

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