Donor Advised Funds

Abeson Charitable Fund

Barton Family Advised Fund

Bates Family Fund

KC Bausch Family Fund

Alvin and Marilynn Berg Fund

Broughton and Kelley Bishop, Jr.
Family Advised Fund

The William and Carolyn Blatchford Fund

Bolds Family and Friends Fund

Bryant Family Fund

Byrd Family Fund

Carlisle Family Fund

Carlsen Family Fund

Mark and Amelia Carter Family Fund

The Gregory S. Cermak and
Melody L. Oakley Fund for Disabilities,
Education and the Environment

Children’s Dental Care Fund

The Columbian People in Need Fund

Columbia River Hall of Fame Fund

Congregation Kol Ami Fund

Lyle and Margaret Cornelius
Family Endowment

Corwin Family Fund

Kathryn Corwin Charitable Fund

Betty Curchin Memorial Fund

Sgt. John Kyle Daggett Memorial Fund

Norman C. Danielson Charitable Fund

Kenneth & Tracy Davis Family Fund

Carrie Douglas Memorial Fund

Leslie B. Durst Fund

Roy and Shirley Durst Endowment Fund
for Artists in Residence

Doris Emrick Fund

Renee Flint Family Advised Fund

Marty Forsmann Charitable Fund

Donald and Margaret Fuesler Foundation

Stephen and Susan George Advised Fund

Mary and Dick Granger
Family Advised Fund

Ron and Therese Greenen
Family Advised Fund

Gregerson Family Fund

Hamilton Family Fund

Hansen Family Fund

Hatton GIBO Charitable Fund

Travis Hays Literacy Fund

Stephen and Jan Holden
Advised Endowment Fund

Rick and Joyce Hood
Family Advised Fund

Scott and Donna Horenstein
Charitable Fund

Steve & Cindy Horenstein
Charitable Fund

Forrest Tremain Howell Memorial Fund

J & S Legacy Fund

Marilyn V. James Family Advised Fund

Clinton E. and Gloria John Family Fund

Dr. Charles F. and Marleen P.
Johnson Fund

Shirley and Jim Johnson Charitable Fund

Paul Chuck Joy and Kathryn B. Joy
Charitable Fund

The K Fund

Connie and Lee Kearney Family Fund

Keeney Family Fund

Kelley Fund

Jack and Carol Kelly Charitable Fund

Newby Kennedy Charitable Fund

Kirkwood Family Foundation

Kirkwood Fund for Children

Ken and Dean Kirn Advised Fund

Klinge/Meyer Family Fund

Knight Family Foundation

Kuechmann Family Advised Fund

Wayne D. Kuni and Joan E. Kuni
Family Fund

Amy and David Lampe Family Fund

Dennis and Elizabeth Lane Family Fund

Laspa Family Fund

Lavirod Fund

Laws Family Fund

Ron and Mary Legg Family Fund

Lein Family Donor Advised Fund

Wes and Nancy Lematta Advised Fund

Julian and Lorna Levi Family Fund

Hugh and Mair Lewis Charitable Fund

Ed and Dollie Lynch Fund

Malin Family Fund

Jim and Kay McClaskey Family Fund

Marlin and Maureen McKeever FundJill McLean Charitable Fund
Mears Family Charitable FundRichard and Sarah Melching Family FundCliff and Kelly Miller Fund

L.R. Mitchner Philanthropic Fund

Nierenberg Family Fund

Patricia and David Nierenberg
Family Fund

Mason E. Nolan Endowment Fund

Jan and Steve Oliva Charitable Fund

David and Patricia Page Family Fund

Joe B. Pauletto, Jr. Charitable Fund

Teresa Pauletto Family Fund

Joanne and George Peekema
Foundation Fund

Realvest Charitable Fund

The Redeemer Charitable Fund

The Rondeau Family
Philanthropic Fund

Betsy Ross Aquatic Trust

Royal Endowment Fund
for Arts Education

Schei Family Fund

Schneider Family Foundation

Sculpture Garden

Jill Newman Slansky Charitable Fund

Snow Bunny Lodge/Karen O’Brien
Education Fund

Sorenson Family Advised Fund

Keown Speidel Family Fund

Swatosh Family Fund

Bill Swigert Fund

Tochen Family Advised
Endowment Fund

Tribe Cousins’ Charitable Fund

Van Zytveld Family Fund

Vancouver Energy Community Fund

Phil Weigand Family Fund

Welch Family Foundation

Mary Louise Willis Charitable Fund

Witte Family Charitable Fund

WRK Engineers Charitable Fund

Orville and Alberta Yearout
Charitable Fund

James and Judith Youde
Family Advised Fund

Candace Young Advised Fund

Field of Interest Funds

Camas Community Center Building Fund
Cascade Employee Assistance Fund
Columbian Waterfront Access Fund
East Fork of the Lewis River
Legacy Fund
Elizabeth Swanson Fund
Empowering Women: A Funders’ Collaborative
Jack, Will and Rob Kids’ Fund
La Center Casinos Charitable Fund
Montadale Sheep Breeders’
Association Foundation
Melody Teppola NW Natural Employee
Catastrophic Care Fund
Vancouver Audubon Endowment Fund
Vancouver Women’s Foundation

Designated Funds

Jane C. Artz & Frederick J. Artz Fund
Theodore A. Barney Fund for Parks and
Recreation Senior Programs
Jack and Nancy Barry Endowment Fund
Battle Ground Education Foundation
Chester and Marion Beals Memorial Fund
Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Washington
Endowment Fund
Boys and Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington
Expendable Fund
John W. and Claribel K. Chapman Family Fund
Children’s Justice Center Friends Fund
Clark County Food Bank Endowment Fund
Columbia Springs Environmental
Education Center Fund
Columbia Theatre Association
Endowment Fund
Community Foundation
Administrative Endowment Fund
Congregation Kol Ami Building
Endowment Fund
Congregation Kol Ami Capital Campaign Fund
Cowlitz County Historical Society Fund
Dennis Dietz Memorial Education Fund
Educational Opportunities for
Children and Families
Ivan and Irma Emerson Trust for the Needy
Danny L. Evans Fund for Education
Evergreen Habitat for Humanity
Endowment Fund
Evergreen Arboretum
Memorial Landscape Committee
Friends of the Carpenter Fund

Fund for Historic Fort Vancouver

Amy Falk Goheen and Wade C. Goheen
Charitable Fund I
Amy Falk Goheen and Wade C. Goheen
Charitable Fund II
Waldon M. Groves Scholarship Fund
Tom and Doris Hall Music Fund
Nell Hill & R. Lee MacDonald Fund
Leslie S. Homer Charitable Fund
Patrick Hough Endowment Fund
Helen D. Hull Memorial
Reading Library Fund
Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens Fund
Humane Society for Southwest
Washington General Endowment Fund
Humane Society for Southwest Washington Fund
I Have a Dream Operating Fund
I Have a Dream Scholarship Fund
Innovative Services NW
Adult Programs
Innovative Services NW
Children’s Programs
Jack, Will and Rob Center
Sustaining Fund
Donald L. and Maxine A. Kelland
Charitable Fund
Bob Kendall Memorial Fund
Knights of Columbus Columbia
Council 1327 Education Fund
Jean Lewis Fund for Animal Welfare
George W. Lippincott Charitable Fund

Longview Rotary Scholarship Memorial

Endowment Fund
Lower Columbia CAP Fund
Claudia Z. Mack Endowment Fund
Elizabeth Manley Charitable Fund
Harvey J. and Marcella M.
Mashinter Charitable Endowment
Kay and Jim McClaskey
Bereavement Retreat Fund
Meals on Wheels People Fund
John and Maxine Nelson Charitable
Forestland Fund
Our Lady of Lourdes School
Endowment Fund
Ridgefield Wildlife Refuge Fund
Share Fixed Endowment Fund
Share Operating Reserve Fund
Share Property Replacement Reserve
Southwest Washington Symphony
Endowed Fund
Colin and Elizabeth Stout Fund
Tribe Fund for the
Principal’s Checkbook Program
Gerald and Delores Uhri Family Fund
Vancouver Fire Public Safety Fund
Vancouver Symphony Endowment Fund
Thelma Irene Beck Wolfe
Charitable Fund
Lee and Dick Wollenberg Music Fund

Scholarship Funds

AAUW – Vancouver Branch Scholarship Fund
Charles Anderson Scholarship Fund
Jack and Nancy Barry Scholarship
Endowment Fund
Gerald Bergquist Scholarship
for Kelso High School
Gerald Bergquist Scholarship
for R.A. Long High School
Brinckerhoff Family Scholarship Fund
Buck Scholarship Fund
Beverly Canale Memorial Scholarship Fund
Constance Cerveny Music Scholarship
Dave Chamberlain Scholarship Fund
College Scholarship Fund for
the Boys and Girls Clubs of SW WA
Columbia Vista Corporation Scholarship Fund
Community Foundation Scholarship Fund
Percy and Laura Conrad
Memorial Scholarship Fund
David J. DiCesare Memorial
Scholarship Fund
Ann Doyle Scholarship Endowment Fund
Leslie B. Durst and Shirley S. Durst
Scholarship Fund
Gabriel Antonio Fazio Scholarship Fund
Margaret and William Ginder
Scholarship Fund
Amber Goheen-Harlan Memorial Scholarship
Hokulani Washington Fund
Elwin and Shirley Howard
Scholarship Fund
Florence Jessen Scholarship Fund
Jack and Carol Kelly Scholarship Fund
Ken and Dean Kirn Scholarship Fund
Jack Kleinman Memorial Fund
for Volcano Research
La Center Community Scholarship
Foundation Fund
Thomas and Velda Mae La Pierre
Scholarship Fund
Danny Mac Memorial Scholarship Fund
Roy F. Mather Scholarship Fund
Steven and Marilyn Burke Memovich
Scholarship Fund
Don and June Mulford Scholarship Fund
Jill Ann Newman Scholarship
Endowment Fund
Mason Nolan Scholarship Fund
Mason Nolan WSUV Scholarship Fund
Mike Nolan Scholarship Fund
Herb C. Osborn Scholarship Fund
Pacific Northwest Gold Star
Scholarship Fund
Jim and Paula Palmer Scholarship Fund
People of Praise Scholarship Fund
Robert and Margaret Pulliam
Scholarship Fund
Rocket College Scholarship Fund
Patricia Schroder Memorial Scholarship Fund
Nancy Shafton Scholarship Fund
Andrew J. Shields Memorial
Scholarship Fund
Angela Svendsen Memorial
Music Scholarship Fund
Michael and Mildred P. Tochen
Scholarship Fund for the Arts
Frances Tribe Memorial
Nursing Scholarship Fund
Betty and Glenn Tribe Scholarship Fund
Trowbridge Children Memorial Fund
Vancouver Emblem Club #473
Scholarship Fund
Walnut Grove Community Church
Educational Scholarship Fund
Harriett and Lawrence Wheeler
Scholarship Fund
Jay and Diane Zidell Scholarship Fund

Agency Endowment Funds

Free Clinic of Southwest Washington
Endowment Fund

Pomeroy Living History Farm
Endowment Fund

YWCA Chan Barnett Scholarship Fund

Discretionary Funds

Alfred Allina Fund
Arts and Learning Endowment Fund
Barry Endowment Fund
for Children and Families
Butler Endowment Fund
Children’s Trust Fund
Children’s Trust Endowment Fund
Community Foundation
Community Engagement Fund
Community Foundation
Capacity Building Fund
Community Foundation
Early Learning Impact Fund
Community Giving Fund
Community Giving Endowment Fund
Cowlitz Community Fund
Cowlitz Community Endowment Fund
Hazel Defenbaugh Fund for Seniors
Hazel Defenbaugh Fund for Trails
Barry Disdero Chartiable Fund
Evelyn Dusenbery
Fund for the Performing Arts
Harris Dusenbery Fund for the Homeless
Waldon M. Groves Fund
K.T. and Luella Henderson
Charitable Fund
Merle Hogg Fund for Seniors
Home Heating Assistance Fund
Leslie S. Homer Endowment Fund
Homes for Community Living
Ethel K. Lehman Fund
Jean Lewis Endowment
Fund for Clark County
Jane Onsdorff Malmquist Charitable Fund
Term Nylund Fund for Children
William B. Price Fund for Children
William Troy Sorweide Endowment Fund
SWIFT for Kids Endowment Fund
Esther Talback Memorial Fund
Kenneth E. and Eunice M.
Teter Charitable Fund
Lenore Vande Zande Endowment Fund
Walt Whitman Fund
Youth Philanthropy Fund

The Heritage Society

Trusts and Gift Annuities

John and Tanya Aarhus Gift Annuity
Ferrell Nathan Conn
Charitable Remainder Unitrust
David Difford Charitable Unitrust
Diane Difford Charitable Unitrust
Emrick 2010 Charitable Lead Trust
James and Barbara Johnson Gift Annuity
Kenyon Charitable Remainder Unitrust
Bob Kenyon Gift Annunity I
Bob Kenyon Gift Annunity II
Kuechmann Gift Annuity
George Manley Gift Annuity
McDaniel Unitrust
McRae Family Charitable
Remainder Unitrust
Emily Meyer Gift Annuity
Portwood Gift Annuity
Richard and Kristen Trefren Gift Annuity
Vern and Joyce Witt Gift Annuity

Future Estate Gifts

Anonymous (69)
Alvin Berg Charitable Trust
Brahe-McPherson Charitable Trust
Paul Christensen
Ward and Lois Cook
JoAnn and Jon Crabtree
Leslie Durst
Mark R. Feichtinger
Suzanne Flagg
Susan C. Gilbert
Richard Granger
Vernon Herriott Trust
Charles and Karen Hoff
Richard and Joyce Hood
Marge Iblings
Imper Charitable Trust
Kathleen Kelly
Paul M. Keown and Clyt’e Speidel
Carl Klinge and Susan Meyer-Klinge
Gene S. Kuechmann
Linda Langley
Ron and Mary Legg
Nancy Lematta
Jim Martin
Matt and Kaye Masco
Jerry and Penni Mayes
Kay McClaskey
Laird and Carol McRae
Richard and Sarah Melching
Mason E. Nolan
Terry and Diane O’Connor
Steve and Jan Oliva
Rob and Pat Pabst
David and Patricia Page Family Fund
Joe Pauletto
Robert Sanford
Jill Ann Slansky
Darlene and Stan Sorenson
May Towne
Welch Family Foundation
Jim and Judith Youde
Jack and Lorna Zalaha

Estate Gifts Received

Alfred E. Allina
Rudolph Anderson
Frederick J. and Jane C. Artz
Channing R.R. Barnett
Jack and Nancy Barry
Chester T. and Marion L. Beals
Gerald Bergquist and Hattielou
Thompson Bergquist
Carl and Myrtle Butler
John W. and Claribel K. Chapman
Madalyne Christensen
Percy Conrad
Theodore Conradi
Hazel Belle Defenbaugh
Helene Biddle Dick
Barry D. Disdero
Harris Dusenbery
Ivan and Irma Emerson
Karen Froman
Rex and Arlene Garrison
William E. Ginder, Jr.
Mayme Golden
Waldon Groves
Kathryn V. Halvorson
Gladys Hare
Merle Hogg
Leslie S. Homer
Florence Jessen
Gloria John
Don Kelland
Fred and Ethel Lehman
Wes Lematta
Don and Jean Lewis
George Lippincott
Frank and Joanne Lough
Ed and Dollie Lynch
Lyle Mack
Jane Malin
Jane Onsdorf Malmquist
Elizabeth Manley
Harvey J. and Marcella M. Mashinter
Joan of Arc Mason
Roy Mather
Jim McClaskey
Term Nylund
Mary Palmer
George T. Peekema
William Freeman Price
Bettie Reeder
Nancy Shafton
Charles and Sandy Sorweide
Colin Stout
Alice Suhr
Elizabeth Swanson
Esther Talback
Dolores Uhri
Lulu Vogel
Harriet Wilson

Community Giving Fund Donors

Cornerstone Givers  ($10,000+)

Amsted Industries

Charles Anderson

Holly Bard

Channing R.R. Barnett

Norman and Eve Barnett

Broughton & Mary Bishop

Harris and Evelyn Dusenbery

Ed and Mary Firstenburg

Wilda and Emil Fries

Rex and Arlene Garrison

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Steve and Jo Marie Hansen

Charles and Karen Hoff

Lee and Connie Kearney

Al and Sandee Kirkwood

Lyle and Alice Leach

Wes and Nancy Lematta

Jim and Kay McClaskey

David and Patricia Nierenberg

Steve and Jan Oliva

George and Carolyn Propstra

Realvest Charitable Fund

The Seattle Foundation

Alice Suhr

Henry Swigert

Helen Ann Thompson

Candace Young

2016 Contributors

Amsted Industries/Consolidated Metco

Elizabeth Barton

Edwin Beck

Martin and Barbara Cloe

Karin Ford

Stephen & Susan George Advised Fund

Susan Gilbert


Liza Halpenny

Nicholas Hodges

Charles and Karen Hoff

Shirley Howard

Joe Ann Kaufer

Susan Kirtley

Mark and Katherine Kralj

Gail Kuhlman and Alvin Harsch

Larry and Jane Lafady

Ron and Mary Legg Family Fund

Benjamin Levy

John and Dona Marshall

John and Sandra O’Rourke

Chad and Ashley Peterson

Jack and Gilda Robson

Thrivent Financial

May Towne

Alan Yordy and Joan Kropf

Cowlitz Community Endowment Fund Donors

2016 Contributors

Stephen Fuller CFP, ChFC

Susan M. Hamblin

Ron and Sandy Junker

John and April Kilbourn

Robert and Pauline Kirchner


Hugh & Mair Lewis Advised Fund

Supporting Fund Donors

Sustaining Funders ($25,000+)

Anonymous x5

Holly Bard

Barry Disdero

Harris and Evelyn Dusenbery

Firstenburg Family Fund

Marty Forsmann

Greg and Michele Goodwin

Ed and Dollie Lynch

David and Patricia Nierenberg

George and Carolyn Propstra

The Wollenberg Foundation

2016 Contributors

Richard and Darlyne Anderson

Ernest and Pamela Ankrim

Sid Boles

Harris and Evelyn Dusenbery

Stephen and Susan George

Greg Kubicek and Betsy Cramer

Ron and Mary Legg

Michael Macnab and Kevin Hoffman

David and Patricia Nierenberg

David and Patricia Page

Mary Pringle

Don and Jennifer Rhoads

Timothy and Carol Wachter

2016 Contributors

Richard and Jacklyn Allen

Twila Barnes

Bob and Jane Brink

Stanley and Lisa Chabert

Bruce Davidson

Harris and Evelyn Dusenbery


Patricia Eby

Stanton and Colleen Freidberg

Edward and Julie Graham

Kari Hebble and Robert Condie

Catherine Helgason

Charles and Karen Hoff

Richard and Ruth Keller

Virginia Mattice

Jill McLean

Mason Nolan

Vern and Jelene Peterson

Scott and Judy South

John Swan and Martha Dover

Emanuel and Amy Tanne

Robert and Susan Tenold

Jack and Lorna Zalaha

2016 Annual Luncheon Sponsors & Contributors

Gold Sponsors

Leslie Durst

Russell Investments

Sterling Sponsors

Ferguson Wellman Capital Management

Heritage Bank

NW Natural

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center Foundation

Riverview Trust Company

Wells Fargo

Bronze Sponsors

Columbia Bank

First Pacific Financial

Teresa Pauletto

Realvest Corporation

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

Waste Connections of Washington, Inc.

Westby Associates, Inc.

Luncheon Contributors

Divine Consign

Dan Evans and Sharon Bergman

Matt and Val Hadwin

Douglas and Susan Hamilton

Lee and Connie Kearney

George and Elaine Killian

Paul N. Montague III

Pabst Holland & Reynolds

Real Living – The Real Estate Group



Lois Tennant

Jane Weber Evergreen Arboretum

Other Supporters

Bill and Catharine Byrd

Ferrell Nathan Conn

David and Diane Difford

Shirley Howard

Barbara Nitkowski

Pat and Sue Sari

In-Kind Supporters

Circle Triangle Square Design

PSAV® Presentation Services

Media Partner

The Columbian