Thank you to all the hardworking and deserving organizations that applied this year and congratulations to these recipients:
The Next Door Raices Program: Gardening supplies for the Raices community garden
CultureSeed: Bending the Bars program for trauma-informed yoga and mindfulness classes to inmates at Northern Oregon Regional Correctional Facility (NORCOR).
The Dalles Farmers Market: Power of Produce program for kids ages 4-16 to receive a $2 token for fresh fruits and vegetables.
3 Squares Program: Meals for Skamania County students during school breaks
Columbia Riverkeeper: Bilingual signs for Nichols Natural Area
Back Packs 4 Kids: Weekend snacks for Klickitat County kids and farmers market vouchers
Six organizations representing Wasco, Skamania, Klickitat and Hood River Counties and serving youth, people in transition and those experiencing food insecurity received Burchell grants, representing a diverse group of applicants and projects. As always, those applications not funded through the Burchell program were made available to our Donor Advisors and several received funding as a result.