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Ricardo Ruiz

Ricardo's Impact

Ricki led a remarkable collaborative initiative with the City of Gresham and the Portland Timbers to remodel an abandoned roller hockey rink, raising over $100,000 to build two futsal courts for kids at Vance Park in his childhood neighborhood. Here are two links to the sotry of Ricki's achievement at Vance Park:

https://multco.us/multnomah-county/news/quiet-leader-young-rockwood-resident-works-create-community-futsal-field

http://portlandtribune.com/pt/12-sports/258009-129206-mini-futbol-making-its-way-to-snake-court

 

 

Ricardo's Service Bio

Ricki founded the Rockwood Initiative, an organization committed to solving issues of deeply entrenched generational poverty in his home community of Rockwood (a borough in East Multnomah County which has the highest rate of poverty in the State of Oregon). Ricki works to build outreach within Rockwood by promoting youth engagement through sports.

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Colleague Info

COLLEAGUE YEAR
2016
SENDING ORG
Rockwood Initiative
REGION
Pacific Northwest
LOCATION
Rockwood, OR

SERVICE AREAS
Urban America



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