Press Releases

Charlotte B. Rutherford Place opens in North Portland: 51 affordable homes; part of the N/NE priority project, December 5, 2018

Affordable housing for 153 households: Hazel Heights apartments, November 28, 2018

Central City Concern’s Blackburn Center wins national award, October 31, 2018

Mercedes Elizalde joins Central City Concern as Public Policy Director, July 30, 2018

Groundbreaking for health care clinic, housing building in East Portland: The Blackburn Building, November 7, 2017

Freda Ceaser, MSW, is Central City Concern’s new director of Equity and Inclusion, September 20, 2017

Construction of affordable housing building begins in East Portland: Stark Street Apartments, September 18, 2017

Central City Concern Board of Directors Announces Rachel Solotaroff, M.D. as Organization’s New President & CEO, August 14, 2017

Innovative new collaboration to “Flip the Script”, February 9, 2017

Central City Concern Statement on the Fire at Hotel Alder - Update, January 18, 2017

Central City Concern Statement on the Fire at Hotel Alder, January 6, 2017

Health Organizations Donate $21.5 Million to Central City Concern, September 23, 2016

Health Organizations' Donation: Full Press Kit

Central City Concern’s Employment Program Sets Stage for Expansion
, April 11, 2016

Central City Concern Receives Funding from Federal Government’s Social Innovation Fund and the Venture Philanthropy Organization REDF, January 2016

Central City Concern Begins Construction on Family Housing in Clackamas County, September 3, 2015

Central City Concern Begins Support of Bud Clark Commons Clinic, August 10, 2015

Construction Begins on Drug and Alcohol-Free Housing Project, July 29, 2015

New Northeast Portland Housing Earns City Approval, June 11, 2015

PGE Foundation Makes Grant to Central City Concern Capital Project, June 8, 2015

Central City Concern and Bikes for Humanity PDX Announce Grand Opening of Chain Reaction Bike Co-op, March 4, 2015

Portland Wins Competitive Federal Award to Further Efforts to End Homelessness, February 9, 2015

Portland Housing Bureau NOFA Notification, September 10, 2014

Two Significant Donations Help Old Town Clinic Expand Pharmacy Capacity, February 10, 2014

Rachel Solotaroff, M.D., Receives National Honor, May 29, 2014