Here at Because People Matter, it is our hope that you will join us in this adventure of loving people. It is entirely through the generosity of people like you that we continue to see stories of hope, transformation, and relief in our city. Your investment provides the safe space for relationships to grow, for education gaps to be bridged, for meals to be shared, for encouragement to be given, so for every donation, big or small, we want to say THANK YOU.

If you would like to donate in-kind items, please bring them to our Night Strike location on Thursday night between 3-8pm. The address is 214 W Burnside in Portland, Oregon.

Here are a few ways to financially support our mission:

NIGHT STRIKE: Pays for the site permits, meals, rent, insurance, and gas to run Night Strike throughout the year.

Night Strike Sponsorships: $800

Night Strike Tribe Members: $25/month

BEYOND THE BRIDGE: Pays for the needed upkeep of the Mobile Medical Unit, insurance, and medical equipment, as well as for resources to connect Veterans to services throughout the city.

Mobile Medical Unit Sponsors: $500

Veterans Table Sponsors: $50

BTOWN KIDS: Pays for the site permits, games, meals, and curriculum costs of our BTown Kids summer program, as well as provides resources and support for children and their families.

BTown Kids Site Sponsorships: $500

FIRST DOOR: Pays for snacks, projects, books, and other learning materials, as well as for the rent of the space where First Door meets.

First Door Grade Sponsors: $150