Oregon Community Foundation

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Oregon Community Foundation
Area served
Method Donations and Grants
Key people
Sue Miller
Board Chair
Endowment US$1.49 billion (2012)
Website www.oregoncf.org

The Oregon Community Foundation was established in 1973 and its mission is to improve life in Oregon and promote effective philanthropy.[1] The OCF works with individuals, families, businesses and organizations to create charitable funds to support the community causes they care about. Through these funds, OCF awards more than $55 million annually in grants and scholarships.[2] According to the Foundation Center, it is the eighth largest community foundation in the United States as ranked by asset size in U.S. dollars as of 2012.[3]

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  1. ^ Staff. "History". Oregon Community Foundation. Retrieved 2010-03-05. 
  2. ^ Foyston, John (2009-11-13). "Nonprofits feeling the financial pinch in 2008 and 2009, but they are responding to the bad times". The Oregonian. Retrieved 2010-03-06. 
  3. ^ "25 Largest Community Foundations by Asset Size". Foundation Center. 2014-03-15. Retrieved 2014-04-08. 

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