We have been long standing partners with the NE STEAM Coalition to help Foster a BIPOC Ecosystem of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics. We collaborate regularly to create out-of-school education opportunities like Algomusic or Take Home a RaspPi.


We are a regional collaboration of public and private organization with a shared goal of transforming science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education for K-12 students. We’re working together to transform STEM education in Oregon.


Multnomah County Library enriches lives by fostering diverse opportunities for all people to read, learn and connect. Multnomah County Library upholds the principles of intellectual freedom and the public’s right to know by providing people of all ages with access and guidance to information and collections that reflect all points of view.


The mission of Home Forward is to assure that the people of the community are sheltered. Home Forward has a special responsibility to those who encounter barriers to housing because of income, disability or special need. Home Forward will continue to promote, operate and develop affordable housing that engenders stability, self-sufficiency, self-respect and pride in its residents and represents a long-term community asset. Home Forward will be a community leader to create public commitment, policy and funding to preserve and develop affordable housing.


Portland YouthBuilders helps young people make long term positive change. Their mission is to support young men and women who are committed to changing their lives to become self-sufficient, contributing members of the workforce and their community.


The Portland Indie Game Squad is a game development and enthusiast community located in Portland, OR, dedicated to providing the area with game related events, networking opportunities, resources, and fun! Many of their community volunteer with Pixel Arts, and we have collaborated in children and youth friendly event such as the annual OMSI Mini Maker Faire and the Retro Gaming Expo.


Self Enhancement, Inc (SEI) is dedicated to guiding underserved youth to realize their full potential. Working with schools, families, and partner community organizations, SEI provides support, guidance, and opportunities to achieve personal and academic success. SEI brings hope to individual young people and enhances the quality of community life.


Founded in late 1892, the Portland Art Museum is the seventh oldest museum in the United States and the oldest in the Pacific Northwest. The Museum is internationally recognized for its permanent collection and ambitious special exhibitions, drawn from the Museum’s holdings and the world’s finest public and private collections.

ChickTech is dedicated to retaining women in the technology workforce and increasing the number of women and girls pursuing technology-based careers. We facilitate hands-on technology-centric events to empower, support and increase the confidence of women and girls.

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Free Geek’s mission is to recycle technology and provide access to computers, the Internet, education, and job skills in exchange for community service. Free Geek generously granted computers to Pixel Arts to support our open source software.

Community Collaborators

We are actively exploring alignments to support new pilots, grow resources for wider initiatives and co-develop innovative programs in youth development and social justice through community collaboration.


The Rosewood Initiative is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to making the Rosewood area a desirable place to live, work and play. We partner with residents, apartment managers and owners, businesses, churches, social services agencies, neighborhood associations, and public safety agencies to create space for the community to come together to meet their common goals.

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The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) is a scientific, educational, and cultural resource center dedicated to improving the public’s understanding of science and technology. OMSI makes science exciting and relevant through exhibits, programs, and experiences that are presented in an entertaining and participatory fashion.


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