CONTACT US

Are you a family in need of our services?
Please call our Intake Coordinators Michelle and Jose at 503.990.7431 ext. 115

If you are pregnant or have a child age five and younger, and are interested in receiving more information about our free and voluntary services, our Intake Coordinator will guide you through a confidential assessment. Eligibility is based on family stressors and prioritized based on need. Common stressors include: single parenthood, poverty, high stress, social isolation, low self-esteem, teen parenthood, food supply deficiency, unemployment, limited education, no reliable transportation, housing insecurity, homelessness, depression, adult victim of child abuse, drug and alcohol history, history of mental illness, and criminal history.

GENERAL INQUIRIES

VOLUNTEER INQUIRIES

INTERN INQUIRIES

 


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LEADERSHIP TEAM

For general questions and information, please contact 503.566.2132.

PATRICE ALTENHOFEN

Executive Director
patrice@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

BRANDY O'BANNON

Senior Resource Development Director
brandy@familybuildingblocks.org
503.566.2132

HERMINE TORRES

Human Resources Director
htorres@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

TANYA HAMILTON

Relief Nursery Director
thamilton@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

BELINDA DEEDS

Relief Nursery Assistant Director
bdeeds@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

MARGUERITE KENAGY

Healthy Families Director
mkenagy@familybuildingblocks.org
503.990.7431

BONNIE COLBOURNE

Healthy Families Assistant Director
bcolbourne@familybuildingblocks.org
503.990.7431

HEATHER PEASLEY

Early Head Start Director
hpeasley@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

DEVELOPMENT & COMMUNITY OUTREACH TEAM

JULIE HILTY

Community Outreach Manager
jhilty@familybuildingblocks.org
503.566.2132

SAM LEWIS

Event Manager
slewis@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

MEAGHAN LEVY

Marketing Manager
mlevy@familybuildingblocks.org
​503.566.2132

STEPHANIE BENEFIEL

Event Volunteer Coordinator
sbenefiel@familybuildingblocks.org
503.566.2132

CAMILLE STRICKLIN

Program Volunteer Coordinator
cstricklin@familybuildingblocks.org
503.798.4744

DEBBIE SCOTT

Parent Engagement Coordinator (Marion County)
dscott@familybuildingblocks.org
503.769.1120

SARA MATTHEWS

Family Outreach Systems Specialist (Polk County)
smatthews@familybuildingblocks.org
503.623.9664 ext. 2184

INTAKE TEAM

JOSE GARIBAY

Family Contact
Intake Coordinator
503.990.7431 ext. 115

MICHELLE GUZMAN

Family Contact
Intake Coordinator
​503.990.7431 ext. 115