The goal is within reach, but time is running out. Will you give before Friday, June 30?
The following philanthropists understand the urgency of protecting homes, farms, infrastructure, and wildlands. They recognize that by leveraging this public-private partnership, they are ensuring and enhancing Oregon’s way of life. Will you join them? Please support the Oregon Conservation Corps and help unlock $1 million by June 30, 2023. Thank you!
$10,000 and Up
The following supporters deserve special appreciation:
- The PGE Foundation has donated $20,000
PGE also made the Oregon Conservation Corps available for their employee giving fund—and PGE’s Employees have stepped up. Their donations have been matched by PGE, contributing an additional $2,083.18 to their foundation’s original contribution. Wow!
- The Oregon Community Rebuilding Fund has donated $50,000
This partnership between the Oregon Community Foundation, Meyer Memorial Trust, the Ford Family Foundation and the American Red Cross is primarily funded through individual donations, plus corporate and foundation support. The mission of The Fund is perfectly aligned with the purpose of the Oregon Conservation Corps. Both are using community-led programs to build resilience for Oregon residents and communities most impacted by wilfdire.
- Pacific Power has donated $20,000
“Investing in wildfire prevention and skilled workforce training for youth across our service territory are vital efforts,” says Jessica Augustus, Pacific Power’s Community Partnerships Program Manager. “We are committed to this partnership opportunity.”
- The Gray Family Foundation has donated $10,000
Built upon the spirit and generosity of John and Betty Gray, The Gray Family Foundation seeks to engage people in Oregon as active stewards of our communities and natural environments.
- The Oregon Community Credit Union Foundation has donated $20,000
Rooted in a mission to Enrich Lives, the OCCU Foundation is uniquely positioned to harness resources and help strengthen the overall health and well-being of Oregon communities.
- The Roundhouse Foundation has donated $15,000
The Roundhouse Foundation is a private family foundation based in Sisters, Oregon that supports creative solutions to the unique challenges associated with rural culture and the landscapes of the Pacific Northwest.
- The Oregon Youth Conservation Corporation has donated $30,050
This private non-profit organization was formed to support Oregon’s youth in community-based land conservation projects around the state.
Oregon is deeply grateful to these supporters:
- First Interstate Bank has donated $9000
“We are pleased to have the opportunity to support the Oregon Conservation Corps,” says Amberly Pahut, Executive Director of the First Interstate BancSystem Foundation. “We look forward to hearing about your accomplishments throughout the year.”
- Rosemary Wolfe has generously donated $5000
- Scott Halpert has kindly given $5000
Will you join Rosemary and Scott in this worthy endeavor?
- Oregon Community Foundation has raised $4000
The Oregon Community Foundation put out a call to their constituents and has received $4000 in donations so far. Amazing!
Be the first to be recognized in this category!
- Jim Kelly
- Rogue Design Group
- Kathryn Hood
- Glen Lasken and Helen Maffei
- Karen and Tony Mebane
- William Britton
- The Blackbaud Giving Fund
- Lisa James
Many thanks to ALL the grassroots donors who power the Oregon Conservation Corps!