Army of Angels

 
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Natty's House
    By - Nanda Sturm - Ass.. Director of Corporate Development and Giving
    Natalie, who prefers to be known as "Natty," has lived in an Albertina Kerr neighborhood group home in Eugene for more than 10 years. She had not walked in many years but recently demonstrated that she was ready to try again. With staff standing by, Natty is now walking from her room to the dining table or anywhere else she...
    • 2 months ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Adults with Developmental Disabilities Gain Skills
    By - Chris Wiens - Grant Writer
    Twins Nick and Olga work at Albertina Kerr's Port City employment program for people with developmental disabilities.  They enjoy producing artwork and tending vegetables in the garden in the ProjectGrow program, but most of all they appreciate the camaraderie and community of their workplace.  When asked how she...
    • 5 months ago
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  • Army of Angels has received 1 donation
    • 6 months ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Therapeutic Foster Care
    By - Nanda Sturm - AD of Corporate Development and Giving
    Michael (13) and his brother (9) were removed from their home when their father’s abuse left the younger brother with a broken arm. Their mother, suffering from severe depression, was unable to care for them. When Michael was moved into a Kerr foster home, he was moody, depressed and extremely angry. Kerr’s...
    • 9 months ago
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    Giving Children a Reason to Smile
    By - Nanda Sturm - Associate Director of Corporate Dev and Giving
    Albertina Kerr provides a wide range of services for children with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges as well as support for their families. Kerr's programs are unique in Oregon, providing intensive intervention and psychiatric treatment for toddlers, young children and teenagers from 3 years to 17....
    • 11 months ago
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  • Army of Angels has received 14 donations
    • 1 year ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Army of Angels: People are included & empowered
    By - Nanda Sturm - Ass. Director of Coporate Development and Giving
    Albertina Kerr provides a wide range of services designed to support people with developmental disabilities. The people Kerr serves have mental and physical disabilities resulting in impairments to daily functioningand include diagnoses such as Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy, and epilepsy. They receive...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Army of Angels Fall 2012 Update - Foster Care
    By - Nanda Sturm - Ass. Director of Corporate Development and Giving
    Having watched her aunts care for kids in foster care, Renee Pinkerton was just a little girl when she knew that someday she wanted to provide a home to children in need. Today, Renee and her husband Mike are caring for kids with special needs through Albertina Kerr’s foster care program. Renee says that providing...
    • 1 year ago
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    Army of Angels Summer 2012 Update
    By - Chris Wiens - Grant Writer
    Albertina Kerr's Art from the Heart is an art center and gallery for adults with developmental disabilities.  We strive to foster each artist’s creative growth, build positive relationships within our community, and promote an awareness of the cultural contributions from people of all abilities. Recently, artists...
    • 1 year ago
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    Army of Angels Update - Family Resource Center
    By - Lee Carson - Director of Annual Giving
    Empowering Families - Family Resource Center, Giving Families Hope for the Future Mark knows first-hand how important it is to lend a hand to families and children who areliving with mental health challenges and developmental disabilities. As theFamily Resource and Advocacy Coordinator for Albertina Kerr, he workstirelessly...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Army of Angels has received 15 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Army of Angels Update 2012
    By - Lee Carson - Director of Annual Giving
    Kerr helps children begin to recover from past experiences of abuse and neglect, address mental and emotional health challenges and receive life skills training and support to overcome obstacles related to both mental health challenges and developmental disabilities. Kerr also provides a wide range of care for adults with...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Army of Angels Project Report
    By - Chris Wiens - Grant Writer
    WE'RE BUILDING AN ARMY OF ANGELS.A community that stands together.  Where we challenge the norm to create a society that has no barrier.  Where people who face mental health challenges and developmental disabilities are included and empowered.  Where families are supported and children have reason to...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Army of Angels Project Report
    By - Lee Carson - Director of Annual Giving
    Celebrating Many Milestones at Graduation  “Success is seeing a kid graduate when everyone said the odds are they’re not going to do it. It’s seeing a kid get the job that they thought they could never get. It’s knowing I was a part of it, because they didn’t know if they were going to...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Army of Angels has received 14 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Army of Angels Project Report
    By - Lee Carson - Director of Annual Giving
    Kerr offers a wide range of intensive psychiatric services for children and support for their families, creating possibilities for a healthy, productive life for each child. Programs include a therapeutic preschool, a crisis psychiatric care facility, outpatient services, community-based treatment, a family resource center...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Army of Angels posted a progress report
    Army of Angels Project Report
    By - Lee Carson - Director of Annual Giving
    THE ARMY OF ANGELS CREATES STABILTY AND HOPE WITH TREATMENT AND LOVE This summer, five children moved into stable, loving homes through Albertina Kerr’s new Treatment Foster Care Program. While intensive mental health challenges previously limited them to residential care, they now have the opportunity to live,...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Army of Angels has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
    • 4 years ago
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  • Army of Angels has received 2 donations
    • 4 years ago
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Organization

Albertina Kerr Centers Foundation

Portland, OR, United States

Project Leader

Nanda Sturm

Associate Director, Corporate Development & Giving
Portland, Oregon United States

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