Dexter McCarty SUN Program

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    Welcome to SUN! Our program is packed with  new activities and classes to help students succeed! 

    Dexter McCarty’s SUN Community School is a program of Metropolitan Family Service. MFS is dedicated to building stronger communities by providing services, connecting people with resources, and offering volunteer opportunities throughout the Portland area. SUN provides school-based services including academic enrichment, recreation, and social services for students, parents and neighborhood residents. SUN offers 3 sessions of extended day activities for students during the school year, as well as a youth summer program. 

    If you are interested in volunteering for SUN, or if you have any questions regarding the program, please contact SUN Program Coordinator Kestrel Neilsen via email: or phone: (971) 231-7211.


    See Kestrel in the SUN Office for details!


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