We are available to answer your questions about policy and budget issues for
children, what children need, what outcomes can you expect, and what evidence-based programs
Have a question or request from a constituent we can help with? Contact the Alliance
office at (503)399-9076 or email us.
The following legislators have received awards from the OACP:
Rose Otte Award -
In Oregon, there live children who, even as they face challenging circumstances that threaten to prevent
them from obtaining a quality life and a level of contribution to their communities, are nonetheless
essential to Oregon's future.
Rose Otte Award nominees recognize the challenges these children face and prioritize their needs in the
competing interests of Oregon, and are committed to a courageous battle.
Recipients have demonstrated such a commitment -- through leadership, innovation, and long-standing
efforts -- that acknowledges and provides for the needs of these children.
2005: Commissioner Dan Saltzman
2002: Sen. Lenn Hannon
1998: Sen. Kate Brown, Rep. Kitty Piercy
Children's Champion Award -
2009: Sen. Joanne Verger, Sen. Chip Shields, Rep. Bill Kennemer
2007: Rep. Tina Kotek
2005: Sen. Betsy Johnson, Rep. Linda Flores
2004: Rep. Billy Dalto, Sen. Avel Gordly, Sen. Margaret Carter