Economic opportunities

A path away from a hard life

Turon White’s life could have gone any number of ways. After graduating high school in Virginia Beach, he returned to his Portland roots to find work. The pressures to go to college were heavy, but […]

Economic opportunities

Support and acceptance builds community

Crystal Stone’s family has lived in Northeast Portland for 90 years. The family has witnessed vast changes in the neighborhood over that time. That’s just one reason why Stone is proud to work at Raimore […]

Economic opportunities

Restoring lost opportunities

For many young Black and Brown men and women, the history of America’s infrastructure is their story—their heritage. This is especially true for DeAngelo Moaning, an IT Administrator and Operations Manager for Raimore Construction and […]

Economic opportunities

Workforce advocate is bridging the gap

15 years ago, Terrence Hayes was in an electrical pre-apprenticeship program while in prison. Now he’s leveraging his role with Raimore Construction to recruit workers with similar backgrounds into well-paying jobs. Raimore Construction is a […]