Donor Advised Funds

Abeson Charitable Fund

Artenstein Family 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

Bolds Family and Friends Fund

Bryant Family Fund

Byrd Family Fund

Mitchell Cameron Memorial Fund

Carlisle Family Fund

Carlsen Family Fund

John A. and Helen M. Cartales 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

Courtney Irvin Foundation Fund

Betty Curchin Memorial Fund

Sgt. John Kyle Daggett Memorial Fund

Dancing Tree Charitable 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

Pam Edstrom Fund

Doris Emrick Fund

Fantazia Family Charitable Fund

Renee Flint Family Advised Fund

Marty Forsmann Charitable Fund

Emil Fries Endowment Fund

Donald and Margaret Fuesler Foundation

Gayle’s Gifts Charitable Fund

Stephen and Susan George Advised Fund

Goodwin Family Charitable 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

Hinds Charitable 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

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

Ken and Dean Kirn Advised Fund

Klinge/Meyer Family Fund

Knight Family Foundation

Kuechmann Family Advised Fund

Kuni Austin Family Fund

Wayne D. Kuni and Joan E. Kuni
Family Fund

Joan Kuni Fund

Kyne Family Charitable 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

Jill McLean Charitable Fund

Mears Family Charitable Fund

Richard and Sarah Melching Family Fund

Middleton Family Fund

Cliff and Kelly Miller Fund

L.R. Mitchner Philanthropic Fund

Nierenberg Family Fund

Patricia and David Nierenberg
Family Fund

Mason E. Nolan Charitable Fund

Jan and Steve Oliva Charitable Fund

Paandala Trust

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

Riley Family Charitable Fund

The Rondeau Family
Philanthropic Fund

Rood Family Foundation

Betsy Ross Aquatic Trust

Royal Endowment Fund
for Arts Education

Schei Family Fund

Schneider Family Foundation

J. Scott Campbell 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 Fund

Tribe Cousins’ Charitable Fund

Van Zytveld Family Fund

Phil Weigand Family Fund

Welch Family Foundation

Mary Louise Willis Charitable Fund

Witte Family Charitable Fund

WRK Engineers Charitable Fund

James and Judith Youde
Family Advised Fund

Candace Young Advised Fund

Field of Interest Funds

Camas Community Center Building Fund

Columbian Waterfront Access Fund

East Fork of the Lewis River
Legacy Fund

Empowering Women: A Funders’ Collaborative

Jack, Will and Rob Kids’ Fund

Lighthouse Financial Charitable Fund

Montadale Sheep Breeders’
Association Foundation

Elizabeth Swanson Fund

Melody Teppola NW Natural Employee
Catastrophic Care Fund

Vancouver Audubon Endowment Fund

Vancouver Waterfront Park 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

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 Arboretum
Memorial Landscape Committee

Evergreen Habitat for Humanity
Endowment Fund

Felida Park All Abilities
Children’s Garden Fund

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

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens Fund

Helen D. Hull Memorial
Reading Library Fund

Humane Society for Southwest
Washington Building Endowment Fund

Humane Society for Southwest
Washington General Endowment 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

Ethel K. Lehman Designated 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

Tidland Christian Development Fund

Tidland Family Historical Fund

Tidland Family Youth Fund

R.J. Tidland Christian Discipleship Fund

Roberta J. Tidland Educational Fund

Tribe Fund for the
Principal’s Checkbook Program

Gerald and Delores Uhri Family Fund

Vancouver Fire Public Safety Fund

Vancouver Navigation Center Fund

Vancouver Symphony Endowment Fund

West Columbia Gorge Humane
Society 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

Community Foundation for Southwest
Washington 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

Maury and Betty Hull
Endowed Scholarship Fund

‘I Have a Dream” Scholarship
in Honor of Mary Granger

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

The Ovando-Arreola Scholarship Fund

Pacific Northwest Gold Star
Scholarship Fund

Jim and Paula Palmer Scholarship Fund

People of Praise Scholarship Fund

Ronald Phillips Memorial Science Scholarship

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

Stan and Darlene Sorenson Scholarship Fund

Dick Streissguth Memorial
Cadet Scholarship Fund

Angela Svendsen Memorial
Music Scholarship Fund

Tidland Family 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

Vancouver Rotary Scholarship

E. Faye Dailey Volker Scholarship Fund

E. Faye Dailey Volker Scholarship Fund – Expendable

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 Charitable 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

Mason E. Nolan Community 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

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 (71)

Alvin Berg Charitable Trust

Brahe-McPherson Charitable Trust

Allan and Kathy Bietsch

Paul Christensen

Ward and Lois Cook

JoAnn and Jon Crabtree

Leslie Durst

Mark R. Feichtinger

Suzanne Flagg

Tommy Gay

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

Vicky Kleinman

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

Van and Janet McDaniel

Jill McLean

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

Mary Pringle

Jay Ramaker

Craig and Karen Riley

Robert Sanford

Jill Ann Slansky

Darlene and Stan Sorenson

May Towne

Marshall and Dana Waldman

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

Jill McLean

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

2017 Contributors

Amsted Industries

Edwin Beck

Benevity Community Impact Fund

Bessemer National Gift Fund

Stanton and Colleen Freidberg

Stephen and Susan George

Susan Gilbert


Charles and Karen Hoff

Dr. John E. and Dr. Diane Kaiser

Christina Kane

Lee and Connie Kearney

Helen Kelly

Jean Kent

Cheryl Kleinsmith

Larry Laffady

Ron and Mary Legg Family Fund

John and Dona Marshall

Jill McLean Charitable Fund

Barbara Nitkowski

Charles Nylund and Doreen Robinson

Jennifer and Don Rhoads

John Swan and Martha Dover

Thrivent Financial

Tochen Family Advised Endowment

May Towne


Cowlitz Community Endowment Fund Donors

2017 Contributors

Dan Evans

John and April Kilbourn

Robert and Pauline Kirchner

Hugh and Mair Lewis Advised Fund

Jennifer and Don Rhoads


Neil and Julianne Smith

Wollenberg Foundation

Northwest Financial Services

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

2017 Contributors

Sid Boles

Ward and Lois Cook

Stephen and Susan George

Greg and Michele Goodwin

Doug and Susan Hamilton

Ron and Mary Legg

Ed and Dollie Lynch Fund

Michael S. Macnab and Kevin Hoffman

David and Patricia Nierenberg

Mary Pringle

Jennifer and Don Rhoads

Scott and Judy South

Jewish Communal Fund

Timothy J. Wachter

2017 Contributors

Anonymous (1)

Bill and Diane Barb

Elizabeth Barton

Chester and Marion Beals
Memorial Fund

Benevity Community Impact Fund

John and Sandra Berger

Bob and Jane Brink

Ann Bump

John and Phyllis Clancy

Sandra Cox

Lynn DiCesare

Leslie B. Durst Fund

Patricia Eby

Peter Fels and Nancy Helget

Mark and Marie Goode

Edward and Julie Graham

Liza Halpenny

Nan Henriksen

Wells Fargo

Charles and Karen Hoff

Joyce Jenner and Mark Morgenthaler

George and Joe Ann Kaufer

The Keller Foundation

Bill and Susan Kirtley


Julian and Lorna Levi

George Manley

Jerry and Penni Mayes

Jill McLean

Arnie and Dolores Merrick

Nelson, John & Maxine Charitable Forestland Fund

Mason E. Nolan Charitable Fund

Charles Nylund and Doreen Robinson

Terrence and Diane O’Connor

Mary Olichwier

James B. Palmer Jr.

Joe Pauletto

Vernon Peterson

Robertson Engineering, PC

Beryl Robison

Joel and Patricia Romines

Rondeau Family Advised Fund

Zachary Stoumbos

Henry T. Swigert

Emanuel and Amy Tanne

Drs. Robert and Susan Tenold

Glenn and Betty Tribe

Evelyn M. Turner

Duane and Marjorie Varner

James L. Yearout

Jack and Lorna Zalaha

2017 Annual Luncheon Sponsors & Contributors

Gold Sponsors

Columbia Bank/Columbia Trust

Leslie Durst

Great Northern Asset Management

KUNI Automotive

KUNI Foundation

Russel Investments

Sterling Sponsors

Ferguson Wellman

First Republic Bank

Heritage Bank

NW Natural

Real Living

Wells Fargo

Bronze Sponsors

Al Angelo Company

The Columbian

Continental Investors Services, Inc.

Steve and Jo Marie Hansen

Legacy Health

Barbara and Vaughn Lein

OHSU Knight Cancer Institute

Realvest Corporation

Scott and Judy South

Westby Associates, Inc.

Luncheon Contributors

Sean D. Kuni and Elizabeth A. Austin

Columbia River Mental Health Services

Divine Consign

FISH of Vancouver

Kellie Hall-Strehlow, EA

Doug Hamilton

Catherine Helgason

Jane Weber Evergreen Arboretum

Larry Lafady

Craig Limoges

David Mason, CFP

Northwest Association of Blind Athletes

Pabst Holland & Reynolds PLLC

Robertson Engineering, PC

Marjorie Westman-Field

In-Kind Supporters

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Hilton Vancouver Washington


Media Partner

The Columbian

2017 Give More 24! Sponsors & Contributors

Presenting Sponsor

Davidson & Associates Insurance

Stretch Pool Funders

Mason Nolan Charitable Fund

Don and Margaret Fuesler Foundation

Ron and Mary Legg Family Fund

Barbara Hansen

Marketing & Media Sponsors

The Columbian

KUKN 105.5

The Wave 101.5

KLOG 1490

Pyramid Communications

Lounge Sponsor

First Pacific Financial

Printing Sponsor

ADCO Printing & Graphics

Prize Sponsors

Community Foundation for
Southwest Washington

The Convenience Group LLC

First Pacific Financial

Heritage Bank

Kuni Foundation

Pacific Continental Bank

Vancouver Energy
Community Fund

Community Partners

Beaches Restaurant & Bar

Bicoastal Media

Fibre Federal Credit Union

Kelso Longview Chamber

Kiggins Theatre

Nonprofit Network SW Washington

Riverview Community Bank

Seize the Bagel

Vancouver Mall