DePaul Security Officer Saves Child's Life While on Duty

Jun 15, 2018 | Security, News

We are very proud of a DePaul Security Officer who saved a child's life while on duty last month. Security Officer Stephen Davis was monitoring the metal detectors at the Yamhill County Courthouse on May 10 when a child began choking on a piece of candy. Officer Davis jumped into action to…

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DePaul Industries CFO Tom Horey Named 2018 Nonprofit CFO of the Year

May 18, 2018 | News

We're pleased to announce that DePaul Industries CFO Tom Horey was named the Portland Business Journal's 2018 CFO of the Year at an awards luncheon at The Nines hotel on May 17! Tom joined DePaul in October of 2014 to head up our finance department. As a social enterprise nonprofit with four…

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New Community Services Network Connects Portland Social Service Nonprofits

Mar 1, 2018 | News

We're excited to introduce a project we've been hard at work on: developing a coalition of Portland nonprofits that are working together to better serve those in need in the Portland area. We're calling it the Community Services Network. DePaul Industries' mission is to provide job opportunities…

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DePaul Industries Unified Workforce Associate Featured on KOIN 6

Dec 28, 2017 | Employment of People with Disabilities, News

DePaul Industries Unified Workforce associate Jon Hin was featured working last week in a KOIN 6 news story about Amazon's Prime Now operation in Portland. Jon first appears about 41 seconds into the video, which you can watch below, and is wearing a neon yellow shirt. In September 2016, Unified…

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"Inclusion Drives Innovation:" Celebrating NDEAM 2017

Oct 2, 2017 | Employment of People with Disabilities

October is here, which means it's time to recognize National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) 2017. NDEAM is a national campaign that raises awareness about disability employment issues and celebrates the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities. It's led…

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Unified Workforce Featured By Oregon Employment First

Sep 29, 2017 | News

We're proud to report that DePaul Industries' Unified Workforce program, which helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to find employment in the community, has been featured as a success story by Oregon's Employment First initiative. Last year, our program transitioned from…

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DePaul Industries Certified to Export Infant Formula to China

Sep 21, 2017 | Packaging

We have some exciting news to report: DePaul Industries is now certified to export infant formula to China! How did this certification come about? We submitted an application to the Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China (CNCA) a few years ago. In the…

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Don't Have an Inclement Weather Policy? Write One Today

Feb 3, 2017 | Staffing

The winter of 2016-2017 will be one for the record books for many areas of the western United States. And it's not over yet. Our Portland, Salem, Eugene and Boise locations have been impacted by multiple snow and/or ice storms the past few months, and Oregon got another round of freezing rain this…

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DePaul Industries' 2016 Impact

Jan 31, 2017 | Employment of People with Disabilities

At DePaul Industries, we aim to be the top choice and provide great service to customers of our staffing, security and consumer products divisions. But we also have a social mission: to help people with disabilities to have the opportunity to work. 2016 was a big year for us, and our impact for…

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4 Reasons You Should Have a Staffing Agency on Speed Dial in 2017

Jan 30, 2017 | Staffing

It's hard to believe, but we're already nearly a month into the new year. Read on for some reasons why having a staffing agency on speed dial will help you succeed in 2017. 1. Have more flexibility. There’s a lot of uncertainty about what 2017 will bring for employers, from how the national and…

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