Stories help us understand who we are, how our children are doing, and what gives us hope. When we reframe systemic failures and uplift the strengths of Oregon's children and communities, we can narrate the path to a more just future.

Legislative Summit Builds on a Vision and Promise of Racial Justice in Education

Lawmakers and community gathered at the Summit to spark deeper collaboration during Oregon’s 2021 Legislative Session.


Community leaders and policymakers in dialogue at FBO's 2021 Legislative Summit.
Over 20 organizations endorsed the Oregon Partners for Education Justice 2021 Legislative Agenda
Oregon Partners for Education Justice Release 2021 Legislative Agenda

The coalition urges state legislators to invest in a more inclusive, equitable, and racially just public education system.

Read More

We Are Foundations for a Better Oregon: Our New Mission, Vision, and Brand

FBO opens a new chapter of work, reimagining how Oregon supports every child to learn, grow, and thrive.


A child runs along the coast near Newport, Oregon.
The Cape Meares Lighthouse, just south of the Tillamook Bay.
Governor's Recommended Budget for 2021-23 Charts a Bold Path Forward

Gov. Kate Brown's proposed budget reckons with COVID-19 and systemic racism by investing essential supports for historically underserved children and families.

Read More

Looking for More?

Explore FBO's archive of news and stories.

Read More