DivCare PDX was started by Danelle Porter. She noticed that the tech industry seemed to be lacking reliable childcare for meetups and conventions. Her mission is to provide reliable care for parents in the tech industry, allowing parents to take part in Portland’s tech community while knowing their children are taken care of.

DivCare PDX is offering a unique opportunity for parents in the tech industry to attend events without worry about their children's safety. DivCare PDX will allow parents to go to different meetups or convention so that they are able to make connections, and opportunities. We offer the convenience of not leaving your children alone with a random sitter, we will not cancels out on you at the last minute. We will be there to make sure your children are getting the best child care, that you and your children deserve.

Danelle Porter has worked in childcare for 4 years. She has been a babysitter and a nanny for over 4 years. She has worked with all ages, and with some special needs. In the past she has worked with children with ADHD and autism. Danelle is currently enrolled at Portland Community College, learning programming and filmmaking. She’s also teaching herself web design.