County Commissioner Jessica Vega Pederson


Oregon is the fourth least affordable state when it comes to preschool, and state and federal funding provide preschool for only those families in deepest poverty, reaching only 15 percent of three- and four- year olds in Multnomah County.


Rafael Otto, Director of Communications, Children’s Institute

~ Thanks to Children’s Institute, working to ensure that every Oregon child has the best start in life ~