"Community investments in SEI are key to building a positive legacy that families can pass on to their children, grandchildren and generations to come."
- Mr. Tony Hopson Sr. President & CEO
SEI is comprehensive, one-stop resource for youth and families, primarily African Americans and others living in poverty or seeking culturally responsive services It is also one of the city’s leading multi-service organizations, providing over 16,000 youth, families, and adults with a wide array of education and social service on an annual basis. SEI’s strength is in its ability to meet the complex needs of the children and families it serves, including helping people to overcome cultural, educational and economic barriers.
SEI is committed to helping youth and families realize their full potential. SEI believes that every child has a gift and that is our shared responsibility to help every child find his or her gift. By expanding learning opportunities and teaching every child that “Life Has Options,” SEI is seeing amazing results proving that SEI is the solution.
Center for Self Enhancement, Inc.
3940 N. Kerby Ave.
Portland, OR 97227