The Oregon Community Foundation (OR)

The Oregon Community Foundation is the leader in helping Oregonians achieve their philanthropic goals. OCF donors are making a positive difference in communities throughout Oregon with grants and scholarships to support humanitarian, educational and cultural programs.

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Recent News from Oregon Community Foundation

Oregon lawmakers: The time to house Oregon's homeless is now
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An Ashland Super 8 Motel is so far the first and only site to be approved for the $65 million endeavor by the Oregon Community Foundation, but...more

Column: United Way reflects on 2020
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Starting with the establishment of its COVID-19 Relief Fund in March 2020, seeded by a generous donation from the Oregon Community...more

Day Camp expands due to grants, donations
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Other support has come from the Oregon Community Foundation and very generous private donations from members of the community. The...more

Editorial: Bend is right to move forward on homeless shelter
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Councilors authorized up to $5 million. There are several conditions, such as an appraisal and award of a grant from the Oregon Community...more

Bend approves purchase of motel for transitional housing
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Bend is among several applicants pursuing a grant from Project Turnkey, which is overseen by the Oregon Community Foundation and aims to...more

$4.2 million grant to convert Ashland hotel into shelter for those hit by COVID, fires
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(KTVZ) -- The Oregon Community Foundation announced Thursday that Options for Helping Residents of Ashland has been selected to receive...more

$4.2 million grant awarded to buy motel for displaced southern Oregonians
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Thursday morning, the Oregon Community Foundation announced millions of dollars to help displaced southern Oregonians. It announced...more

Ashland Hotel Marks First Step In Statewide Shelter Project
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... Options for Helping Residents of Ashland (OHRA), state lawmakers and staff from the philanthropy Oregon Community Foundation gathered...more

Project Turnkey: 'We've already got two strikes against us'
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At Tuesday's board policy session, Housing Authority Director Jill Smith and Tom Kemper, a consultant for the Oregon Community Foundation, gave...more

Clackamas County halts housing project at Estacada motel
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... the Oregon Community Foundation to administer funds for the acquisition of motel/hotel properties in eight counties and tribal communities...more

Geographic Focus for Oregon Community Foundation

Columbia County, OR

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