Fundraising Goals

Your donated time and money will help support funding for programs such as: Oregon Youth Authority youth who are stepping down from a closed facility into a community setting. Oregon Youth Authority youth who are working to avoid placement in MacLaren Department of Human Services youth who need enhanced foster care services. Community members (youth and adults) receiving mental health counseling, medication management, and skill

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Our Hoops Team

Hoopla is Oregon’s largest 3-on-3 street basketball tournament and believed to be the second-largest event of its kind in the United States. Connections365 was one of over 1,000 teams who competed in this year’s tournament. Thanks to everyone who came out to Hoopla. Whether to play or cheer on our teams, it was definitely a great day of fun and spreading the word of our

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Seen Around Town

Connections365 has been spotted around town! Keep your eye out and start looking for us on the side of buses in the Salem area. Find the bus, snap a photo and send it to us to be entered to win some fun Connections365 swag. We are always looking for loving Foster Parents who are willing and able to care for a child or teen.  They

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C365 Golfathon

Announcing the first ‘100 Ball Smash’ Golfathon, benefitting Connections365 and our mission to foster positive connections with youth and families to support their hope and future. This may sound crazy (and you may think we’re nuts) but WE NEED YOU to smash 100 golf balls with us on October 13, 2019, at Topgolf in Hillsboro. With nominal participation from 25 or more volunteers, we

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Seeking Respite Providers

When you become a Relief Parent through Foster Plus, you’ll be a part of a team supporting Oregon’s foster kids and families. It’s a great option if you’re not quite ready for full-time foster parenting. Learn more about Relief Care: https://fosterplus.org/relief #FosterPlus #HealTogether


Foster Care to Miss DC

Before Cordelia Cranshaw became Miss District of Columbia USA, she flashed her winning smile to the judges. But smiling didn’t always come easy — she grew up in foster care and was once homeless. The D.C. pageant winner is a social worker who helps children facing some of the same challenges she did. “Just looking back at all the things that I was able

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#GivingTuesday

Dear Friends, Connections365 is participating in #GivingTuesday tomorrow, one of the biggest days of the year for charitable giving. Although the big day is tomorrow, you can already start to help us TODAY through two different avenues. Do you care about youth gardens, or know someone who does? Our therapy garden is low on tools and we have partnered with SeedMoney to replace them. Our project

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August 28 Open House

Connections365 is hosting an open house/information session on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 from 4:30pm-6pm at 4890 32nd Ave SE Salem, OR 97317. Please join us to learn about our programs and ways to help youth and families in our community. Information provided about DHS Treatment Foster Care, Oregon Youth Authority Foster Care, Respite Foster Care, Mentoring and Volunteer opportunities. Meet our staff and ask

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Oregon State Fair Discounted Tickets

Connections365 Partners with Oregon State Fair to Raise Funds for Youth Programs Campaign offers special, reduced Fair ticket pricing to support a good cause Purchase Tickets Here Connections365 is partnering with the 2018 Oregon State Fair to raise funds by selling advance, specially-priced admission tickets to the Fair, along with carnival ride wristbands. It is all part of All4Oregon, the Oregon State Fair’s three-prong partnership

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