Strike a Balance Between Fun and Learning this Summer

Our free summer program is designed to support your child’s confidence, motivation and behavior. According to parents, it’s easy to use and gives kids something to look forward to as they practice goal setting. Learn more about creating a positive, engaging summer for your child who learns differently!

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Volunteer for Fundraising and Programs, Bella

Volunteer Spotlight: Bella Showerman

Bella is an aspiring clinical psychologist, and has been volunteering to support programs and fundraising since 2020. She jumped in to new volunteers roles created during the pandemic. Hear more from Bella!

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Volunteer Community Advisory Board Member, Katie

Volunteer Spotlight: Katie Stevenson

Meet one of our Community Advisory Board members, Katie Stevenson! Founder of Syllabee parent training program, Katie brings her skills and experience to further the mission of The Shadow Project.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Kimber McDowell

In honor of National Mentoring Month, we chatted with one of our volunteer Reading Mentors, Kimber McDowell, to hear more about her experience. During COVID-19, Kimber and her mentees meet virtually for reading practice and connection with peers while remote school continues.

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Dyslexia, A Very Different Journey for BIPOC Students

October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. This is close to our hearts at Shadow Project. We hear from parents every day who see their kids struggling with reading due to disabilities, and we know that in Oregon just 22% of 3rd graders with disabilities are proficient in reading. But here’s what we

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