The National Crittenton Foundation

Rating: 4.87 stars   30 reviews


1750 SW Harbor Way, Suite 450 Portland OR 97201 USA


The National Crittenton Foundation supports empowerment, self-sufficiency, and the end of cycles of destructive behaviors for girls, young women and their families who live at the margin of the American dream.

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Role: General Member of the Public
Rating: 5 stars  

I run a blog for young mothers, helping them overcome the day-to-day challenges of being a young parent, and find the joys that come with this new responsibility. Back in 2009, I was looking to "give back" and host a fundraiser on my blog, preferably to an organization that helped young mothers.

I found the National Crittenton Foundation and fell in love. Their services are outstanding, and I loved how they told their story through their clients' lives. I participated in the organization's 2010 annual meeting and was blown away by the passion and dedication of their staff. I was so inspired by their knowledge and devotion that I decided to go to graduate school to get a degree in Family Studies. This organization is the real deal and I am SO glad they are around to do the work they do. It is so necessary.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

The staff at this organization has helped me in so many ways. They extended an invitation to me to come to the annual meeting and get feedback on the book I'm writing. I've been able to learn so much from them. They are kind, welcoming and passionate about making sure women, mothers, girls live their best lives.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I wouldn't change a thing.

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