Our House News

Oct 28, 2014
Oregon Top Workplaces 2014

The Oregonian Media Group has recognized 85 Companies and Organizations in Oregon and Southwest Washington as Top Workplaces 2014. These companies have been recognized as Top Workplaces based solely on surveys about the workplace completed by their employees.  Our House ranked.  For the second consecutive year, Our House has ranked number 2 in the Small Company category.  This year over 1000 companies competed throughout the state of Oregon – both for profit and non-profit.


Oct 28, 2014
Our House Is Among 100 Best Nonprofits

For the 6th year in a row, Our House has ranked one of Oregon Business Magazine’s 100 Best Nonprofits to work for in Oregon!  More than 180 nonprofits and approximately 5,500 employees took part this year in the sixth annual 100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon survey.  Results of the survey show Our House employees have a high level of pride and belief in the mission of our organization.  Congratulations to everyone at Our House for their contribution to making this a great place to work.


Sep 16, 2013
Our House Ranks #2 In Oregonian’s Top Workplaces

Our House ranks #2 in The Oregonian’s 2013 Top Workplaces!  Such an incredible honor to rank so highly among the 50 small workplaces that were recognized.  Thanks to an amazing board and fantastic staff Our House continues to be a place where employees feel valued by management and that they are doing meaningful work guided by strong core values.


Jul 23, 2013
Our House named one of the 2013 100 Best Nonprofits

Our House has been named one of Oregon Business Magazine’s 100 Best Nonprofits to work for in Oregon for the 5th year in a row!  Congratulations to our dedicated staff who make Our House such a wonderful place to work.  The 100 Best Nonprofits will celebrate at a dinner on Wednesday, October 2nd, at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower. Oregon Business Magazine will reveal the rankings in the October issue.


Sep 14, 2012
Our House is named one of Oregon’s Top Workplaces!

Our House is honored to be recognized as one of The Oregonian’s Top Workplaces!  With over 1,000 companies surveyed, Our House ranked #6 among small companies.  Congratulations to the amazing board and staff that have worked to make Our House an incredible place to work!



Aug 14, 2012
Our House named one of the 2012 100 Best Nonprofits

Our House has been named one of the 100 Best Nonprofits to work for in Oregon for the fourth year in a row among medium-size nonprofit organizations.  We are very proud to receive this recognition as it is partially determined by a staff survey regarding workplace satisfaction.  Thank you to everyone who makes Our House such a special place!


Jul 09, 2012
Banfield Charitable Trust Awards Our House with $5,000 Grant

A super “Thank You” to Banfield Charitable Trust. They awarded Our House a $5000 grant for our Pet Program that works with Rose City Veterinary Hospital, Northwest Neighborhood Veterinary Hospital and Overlook Veterinary Hospital to provide annual check ups and vaccinations to pets of our eligible clients with HIV/AIDS. Pets are such an important part of our lives.


Sep 21, 2010
Wayne Miya Receives OHCA Leadership Award

Our House Executive Director, Wayne Miya, was honored by the Oregon Health Care Association with the 2010 Leadership Award in recognition of his commitment to people living with HIV/AIDS. 

Wayne served as an Our House board member before stepping into the Executive Director position in 2005. He was responsible for leading a five-million dollar capital campaign to rebuild the residential facility and expand services to help people with HIV/ AIDS live long, independent lives. Most recently, he worked to make Esther’s Pantry and Tod’s Corner programs of Our House.

Wayne’s vision and dedication to health care continues to inspire people with HIV/AIDS to live well.



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