For Immediate Release: March 1, 2018
Contact Person: Jackalene Antunes, Executive Director
Wally‘s House receives a grant from The Oregon Community Foundation Wally’s House is the recipient of a $25,000.00 grant from The Oregon Community Foundation to hire an administrative assistant to assist in serving child victims of abuse and their families, in Curry County. The mission of Wally’s House is: To provide prevention of child abuse and neglect for all children, while ensuring intervention and advocacy for those who are suspected victims of abuse, for their support and healing.
The mission of The Oregon Community Foundation is to improve lives for all Oregonians through the power of philanthropy. OCF works with individuals, families, businesses and organizations to create charitable funds to support the community causes they care about. Through these funds, OCF awarded more than $108 million in grants and scholarships in 2016.
The Foundation makes grants through an application process that involves local citizens in the review and evaluation of requests for funds. Application materials are available through the Foundation’s Portland office. Individuals or businesses interested in establishing a fund may contact the [insert local OCF Office, listed below] or visit www.oregoncf.org
• Bend office at 15 SW Colorado Avenue, Suite 250, Bend OR 97702, 541.382.1170 . Eugene office at 440 East Broadway, Suite 160, Eugene OR 97401
• Medford office at 818 W. Eighth Street, Medford OR 97501, 541.773.8987
• Portland office at 1221 SW Yamhill, Suite 100, Portland OR 97205, 503.227.6846
• Salem office at 1313 Mill St. SE, Suite 230, Salem OR 97301, 503.779.1927