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Support p:ear’s education program through IncitED

p:ear is excited to partner with IncitED, a crowd-funding website that helps organizations raise funds for education programs, to support p:ear’s GED program for the upcoming school year. The goal is raise $2,500 this July to help p:ear youth with individualized support, academic counseling and instruction…

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Youth Featured on OPB

One of p:ear’s transition students was featured in a recent Oregon Public Broadcasting story on homeless students and the challenges they face in pursuing an education. Despite all the obstacles, Kyle still finds inspiration to go school: “Teachers have affected my life more than anyone throughout my…

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PSU Student’s Reflections on p:ear

This past summer, Sarah Dougher’s PSU Capstone class volunteered at p:ear to learn about the issues around food and homelessness, and held a fundraiser that brought in nearly $2,6oo for the p:ear kitchen. Here’s one student’s reflection on her experience at p:ear: Sometimes we experience…

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