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Every Vision Has a Mission (2022-2023 Fundraiser)

By George Crace | November 22, 2022
Total Development Center - Tualatin Field Rental Fundraiser

As part of our mission, our non-profit 501 c3 Total Development Center (TDC) provides athletic teams and organizations a safe place for young athletes to train, learn life skills, and strengthen healthy character based habits that produce personal and team success and Total Development. The 190,000+ sq. ft. field we installed and managed for the…

Dos and Don’ts to a Strong College Essay

By George Crace | April 11, 2022

Even professional writers get stage fright in front of a blank page. There’s too much possibility, too many directions things can go, and too many choices for what will become…

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Help, How Do I Choose a New Career?

By George Crace | March 28, 2022

Let’s face it — most of us make our career choice at 17 or 18, invest years into college or trade school and then jump into the job market. The…

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5 Questions to Ask to Get Great College Recommendation Letters

By George Crace | March 14, 2022

Exploring, choosing, applying, visiting schools and getting to the college of your choice is a long, potentially overwhelming process. But it doesn’t have to be difficult. Each step of the…

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3 Reasons Attitude Matters (and the Benefits of a Good One)

By TDC Staff | February 28, 2022

Have you ever been told to change your attitude? Often, it’s demanded as an instant adjustment. While that usually feels impossible because of intense in-the-moment emotions, it is possible to…

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How (& When!) to Plan Your College Visits 

By TDC Staff | February 14, 2022

You’re thrilled to explore a few campuses, catch the vibe, and find the one that feels most comfortable and most closely fits your goal. But with almost 6,000 colleges to choose…

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Support The Total Development Center by shopping at AmazonSmile!

By TDC Staff | January 16, 2020

When you shop at AmazonSmile,Amazon will donate toThe Total Development Center. Support us every time you shop!VISIT THIS LINK TO SHOP

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Arena Fields For Developing A Champion’s Heart

By TDC Staff | December 19, 2019

The TDC is expecting 2020 to finally witness the installation of what we call “Arena Fields for Champions”.  This specially designed synthetic turf field is built on a footprint that…

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We Need You

By TDC Staff | November 12, 2019

As the year draws to an end, I wanted to thank you for your past support in our mission to help children succeed! I am also writing to share some…

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Invest in Fields for Champions

By TDC Staff | May 11, 2015

The Total Development Center (TDC) desires your support for our ongoing “FIELDS for CHAMPIONS” campaign. Our mission is to help “KIDS SUCCEED” by developing a positive “Can Do” Attitude, and…

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