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♦♦♦ Running the Distance Scholarship ♦♦♦ Three $1000 Running the Distance Scholarships available (renewable for 1 additional year) 2021-2022 school year Opens January 16, 2021 Deadline April 1 2021 at […]

Running the Distance Scholarships!   Recently updated !


Grab some awesome Running the Distance apparel and support the Running the Distance Scholarship fund for local students.  In addition, a portion will also go towards the support and safety […]

Running the Distance Gear!   Recently updated !




Help support future student success!   Your donation will go towards the Running the Distance Scholarship program that helps support local students seeking to continue their learning.  To find out […]

Donate to Running the Distance Scholarships   Recently updated !


Voting Information for Oregon and SW Washington Recently our members have been reaching out with questions on services for voters with disabilities.  Here are some helpful links to more information […]

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Help the IDA Oregon Branch Student Empowerment Group launch the “You Are Not Alone“ campaign! Post a picture on Instagram or Facebook and incorporate the words ”You Are Not Alone!” […]

You Are Not Alone




View our local Service Provider Referral List – Click Here IDA members include experts who offer a variety of services. These services include assessment, legal assistance, advocacy, speech-language therapy, academic language therapy, […]

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Learn more about Assistive Technology for Dyslexia.  For people with dyslexia, Assistive Technology (AT) provides tools that ease the demands of reading and writing.  

Assistive Technology




IDA Oregon Accommodations Flyer – Created just for students!  Download this flyer to help you Communicate your Accommodations to your teachers! Self Advocacy – Students must advocate for themselves in […]

IDA Oregon Accommodations Flyer





The IDA Oregon Branch is proud to be a sponsoring a pre-conference symposia session at the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) at the 2019 Reading, Literacy & Learning Conference. DyslexiaCon19 will […]

Dyslexia Spells Success!



Documentary – It’s Never Too Late. In 2018, Dr. Pamela Mears created a short documentary, It’s Never Too Late, which shares the heartfelt story of two adults that learned to […]

It’s Never Too Late!




Save the Date!  Nov 7-10, 2019 IDA’s Annual International Conference is the premier professional development conference dedicated to dyslexia. The conference brings in experts from all over the world to […]

IDA Annual International Conference








“I am running until everyone can read!” – Jared Blank MISSION ACCOMPLISHED!  I raised over $50,000 for the International Dyslexia Association!!! I am BEYOND grateful that we have reached the fundraising […]

Jared Blank