October 13, 2014
Upstream Releases Chronic Absenteeism Review - Oregon’s future relies on today’s healthy children. Oregon’s K-12 students are missing too much school from health conditions and other reasons. Every day that a student misses class is a lost learning opportunity that holds our youth back. This puts their future, and ours, at risk. We need to work together to keep all of our kids in school, every day, from kindergarten through graduation. To downl...
August 05, 2014
Upstream is working with Multnomah County Health Department and the Oregon Health Equity Alliance (OHEA) as well as the Urban League, Center for Intercultural Organizing, the Alliance of Culturally Specific Behavioral Health Providers and Programs, and the Oregon Latino Health Coalition to implement a policy strategy that will curb youth access to and use of tobacco. But first, we need your help!! From August to September 2014, Upstream is conduc...
June 18, 2014
On Wednesday, June 4th, Upstream celebrated it's 10th Anniversary with a Search for the ‘Healthiest’ Beer. There were 11 participating breweries that created what they thought was the healthiest beer, will ingredients ranging from goji berries to kombucha. After a blind tasting of the entries, the winner and runner up were chosen by popular vote. The Commons won the award for the ‘Healthiest’ Beer with their delicious Bien Etre, and Harvester Bre...