Police Activities League of Greater Portland
The Police Activities League of Greater Portland is a non-profit public benefit corporation which builds partnerships between youth, police, and the community through recreational, athletic, and educational programs designed to encourage and develop good citizenship and improve the quality of life in the Portland Metropolitan area.
PAL is committed to neighborhood-based programs, ensuring youth have access to programs they can reach safely by walking, biking or catching mass transit. Other core values for PAL include a belief that all youth are born leaders; diversity is our way of life – embrace it; economic status should not be a barrier for youth to be able to access quality programs; and education is everyone’s ticket to a healthy life.
PAL is committed to empowering youth and their families to attain self-sufficiency, gain crucial skills to find and keep jobs, and to keep fit and healthy for life.