Designated Funds

Each of these funds is designated for the support of a specific nonprofit organization or a specific field of charitable interest. If the name of the supported organization is not in the fund name, the charitable purpose is explained after the fund name.

All of these funds accept donations of any size from community members. You may donate online here using the Donate Now Button.  Please specify if you want your donation to go to one or more specific funds.

  • Alpinees/Hood River CAP and Jack Baldwin Memorial Outdoor Education Fund
  • Beardsley Family Fund (supports FISH Food Bank)
  • Chuck Beardsley Memorial Fund
  • D & B Benton Family Fund
  • Cascade Locks Historical Museum Fund
  • Central Gorge Master Gardeners Fund
  • Ruth Jackson Cody Fund (supports needy children)
  • Columbia Gorge CASA Fund
  • Columbia Gorge Cat Rescue Fund
  • Columbia Gorge Dyslexia Fund
  • Cooper Spur Race Team Fund
  • The Dalles Civic Auditorium Endowment Fund
  • Alice Downing Fund (supports the Hood River County Youth Activity Fund)
  • Rhuben C. Elder Museum Fund (supports the acquirement and preservation of historical items having to do with the pioneer days and pioneers of Hood River County)
  • Friends of the Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association Fund
  • Friends of Hood River Adopt-A-Dog Fund
  • Friends of La Cli­nica del Carino Fund
  • Friends of New Parent Services Fund 
  • Friends of The Next Door Fund
  • Friends of Wonderworks Children’s Museum Fund
  • Gorge Trust Fund
  • Corwin Hardham Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Friends of the HR County Library Hazlehurst Endowment
  • Hecomovich Family Endowment Fund (supports school sports in White Salmon)
  • Helping Hands Against Violence Fund
  • History Museum Endowment Fund  
  • Hood River County Library Fund
  • Les and Marian Hukari Fund (supports Hospice of The Gorge)
  • Jernstedt Scholarship Fund
  • Johnson Family Legacy Scholarship Fund
  • The Kids’ Fund (benefits the Hood River County Children’s Advocacy Center)
  • Lyle Community Schools Fund
  • James MacMillan Music Award Fund
  • Ray Mainwaring 4-H Fund
  • John E. Miller Memorial Fund (benefits Celilo Cancer Center)
  • Michael Simantel Memorial Fund
  • Katherine Leadbetter Mills National Scenic Area Fund
  • Anna Ellen Moe Red Cross Fund (supports disaster relief in Hood River County)
  • Mosier Community School Fund
  • Mosier Schools Science Education Fund
  • Providence Hospice of The Gorge Fund
  • Richard and Kathleen Nichols Fund (benefits Hood River County Library District)
  • Rowena Wildlife Clinic Fund
  • Jim Roth Fund (supports The Next Door, Inc.)
  • Sherman County Athletic Foundation Fund
  • Sherman County Education Foundation Endowment Fund
  • Soroptimist Int’l. of Hood River Fund
  • Thrive Hood River Fund
  • United Way of Hood River County Fund