All posts by Benjamin Chambers

Benjamin Chambers is the communications director for the Oregon Youth Authority.

scholarship winners, with program staff

Nine Hope Partnership Youth Earn $17,900 in Scholarships

The students plan to use the money to help with college studies and training for the trades.

Staff at Pride 2018 event and illustration of the word "Pride".

OYA Youth Celebrate Pride 2018

A range of community organizations supporting LGBTQQI youth visited MacLaren.

Marathon Runners Finish the Way They Began: Together

Six youth completed the third annual marathon inside the fence at MacLaren Youth Correctional Facility.

MacLaren Youth Lead Celebration of Black History Month

MacLaren youth led an event that included Black history lessons, trivia, and youth performances.

Ten Hope Partnership Youth Earn $15,300 in Scholarships

Janus Youth Programs honored the youth at a ceremony in Portland.