Feedback on our program

We have heard back from some of the parents and teachers that support our program, and the feedback is inspiring. Students are saying that without this program, some of them might have dropped out of school. We have heard that this program’s approach to project-based training and learning is what they need to stay connected to education. It is meaningful to them, in that what they learn they can use….

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Thank you!

Thank you to the Mid Willamette Education Consortium for supporting our cause! We received a $4,000 donation to purchase a “GO Pro” lab, which will take our vocational training to the next level and enable exciting new interaction with our baristas.

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Welcome to our new site!

Thank you for visiting Switchback Computer Cafe! Please take a look at our new site and feel free to post any comments or questions–we look forward to hearing from you!

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New Grants! Thank you!

We are so incredibly excited to have received a generous grant from the Oregon Community Foundation. This foundation’s ultimate goal is to improve local communities through education, neighborly spirit, and environmental awareness. They said this program and its mission touched them and because of that, members of their board are coming to Mill City to personally show their support and award us the grant! Thank you for your support, and…

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Santiam High School Alumni Tournament

Thank you to everyone who made it out to our Sneak Peek open house during the Santiam High School Alumni Weekend! Jacob Zeyen-Hall had a great time “barrista-tending” all weekend, and we had a great turnout! We are so encouraged by the warm reception, and we can’t wait for our Grand Opening! Also, we’d like to send a big thank-you to SCYFA for awarding SwitchBack a grant to help with our plumbing…

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