Are you a graduate of Fruit & Flower or parent of a former student? Fruit & Flower opened its doors 1906, making Oregon history as the first childcare facility in the state. Since then, Fruit & Flower has had more than 10,000 alumni! Stayed tuned to this page for upcoming alumni and reunion events. And visit the Fruit & Flower Alumni Facebook page to reconnect with old friends and update us on all your info.
Thanks to our Alumni!
Each November Fruit & Flower Alumni gather to spend time together and see old friends. It is always a wonderful way for past students to keep in touch. Thank you to everyone that makes this event a success. Please see our events calendar for future Alumni Night dates!
Keep in Touch!
Join our Alumni Facebook Page! If you are interested in getting on our mailing list, please make sure we have all your updated information by emailing INFO@FRUITANDFLOWER.ORG
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AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Fruit & Flower every time you shop, at no cost to you. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Fruit & Flower whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
Set your Fred Meyer Rewards account to give back to Fruit & Flower. All rewards still go to the customer and support our center.
Fruit & Flower: The History of Oregon’s First Day Care Center
In 1979 Danielle Hopkins published Fruit & Flower: The History of Oregon’s First Daycare Center, which chronicled the early days of the organization and its relationship with the community. This book is now available online! Click Here to read “FRUIT & FLOWER: THE HISTORY OF OREGON’S FIRST DAY CARE CENTER.”