Donor Advised Funds

Abeson Charitable Fund
Barton Family Advised 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
Matt and Elaine Califf Fund
Carlsen Family Fund
Charles and Joyce Carter 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
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
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
Travis Hays Operating 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
Amy and David Lampe Family Fund
Dennis and Elizabeth Lane Family Fund
Laspa Family 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 Fund
Jill McLean Charitable Fund
Richard and Sarah Melching Family 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
Swigert Family 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
Empowering Women: A Funders’ Collaborative
Jack, Will and Rob Kids’ Fund
La Center Casinos Charitable Fund
Montadale Sheep Breeders’
Association Foundation
John and Maxine Nelson Charitable
Forestland Fund
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
Clark County Food Bank Endowment Fund
Clark County Skills Center Endowment
Columbia Springs Environmental
Education Center Fund
Columbia Theatre Association
Endowment Fund
Community Foundation
Administrative Endowment Fund
Congregation Kol Ami Capital Campaign Fund
Congregation Kol Ami Building
Endowment 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
Patrick Hough Endowment Fund
Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens Fund
Helen D. Hull Memorial
Reading Library Fund
Humane Society for Southwest
Washington Building Endowment 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
Children’s Justice Center Friends Fund
Donald L. and Maxine A. Kelland
Charitable Fund
Bob Kendall Memorial 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
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
Ann Doyle Scholarship Endowment Fund
Leslie B. 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
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
Tracy Andreas Sanderson
Breast Cancer Education 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
Walnut Grove Community Church
Educational Scholarship Fund
Harriett and Lawrence Wheeler
Scholarship Fund
Jay and Diane Zidell Scholarship Fund

Agency Endowment Funds

Columbia Land Trust

Free Clinic of Southwest Washington
Endowment Fund

Humane Society for Southwest
Washington Endowment Fund

Pomeroy Living History Farm
Endowment Fund

YWCA Chan Barnett Scholarship Fund

Discretionary Funds

Alfred Allina Fund

Arts and Learning Endowment FundBarry Endowment Fund
for Children and FamiliesButler Endowment FundChildren’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 FundCowlitz Community Endowment FundHazel Defenbaugh Fund for SeniorsHazel 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


Homes for Community LivingEthel K. Lehman FundJean Lewis EndowmentFund for Clark CountyJane Onsdorff Malmquist Charitable Fund

Term Nylund Fund for Children

William B. Price Fund for ChildrenWilliam Troy Sorweide Endowment FundSWIFT for Kids Endowment FundEsther Talback Memorial FundKenneth 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
Portwood Gift Annuity
Vern and Joyce Witt Gift Annuity

Future Estate Gifts

Anonymous (60)
Alvin Berg Charitable Trust
Brahe-McPherson Charitable Trust
Paul Christensen
Ward and Lois Cook
JoAnn and Jon Crabtree
Diane and David Difford
Leslie Durst
Mark R. Feichtinger
Suzanne Flagg
Susan C. Gilbert
Richard Granger
Vernon Herriott Trust
Charles and Karen Hoff
Merle Hogg
Leslie S. Homer
Richard and Joyce Hood
Imper Charitable Trust
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
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 Patty Page Family Fund
Joe Pauletto
Robert Sanford
Jill Ann Slansky
Darlene and Stan Sorenson
Elizabeth Swanson
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
Gladys Hare
Kathryn V. Halvorson
Florence Jessen
Gloria John
Don Kelland
Fred and Ethel Lehman
Don and Jean Lewis
George Lippincott
Frank and Joanne Lough

Ed Lynch
Lyle Mack
Jane Malin
Jane Onsdorf Malmquist
Elizabeth Manley
Harvey J. and Marcella M. Mashinter
Joan of Arc Mason
Roy Mather
Term Nylund
Mary Palmer
George T. Peekema
William Freeman Price
Bettie Reeder
Nancy Shafton
Charles and Sandy Sorweide
Colin Stout
Alice Suhr
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

Children’s Trust Fund

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 NierenbergTerm Nylund Fund for Children

Steve and Jan Oliva

The Columbian People in Need Fund

George and Carolyn Propstra

Realvest Charitable Fund

The Seattle Foundation

Alice Suhr

Henry Swigert

Helen Ann Thompson

Candace Young

2015 Contributors

Amsted Industries/Consolidated Metco

Edwin Beck

Broughton & Mary Bishop
Family Advised Fund

Sid Boles

John and Phyllis Clancy

John and Bonnie Crawford

Karin Ford

Stephen & Susan George Advised Fund

Susan Gilbert

Barbara Hansen and Dann Parks


Nan Henriksen

Charles and Karen Hoff

Shirleyann Horning

Joanne KendallJean KentLarry and Jane Lafady

Ron and Mary Legg Family Fund

Julian and Lorna Levi

Hugh and Mair Lewis

James and Sharon Matthews

Barbara Nitkowski

John and Sandra O’Rourke

Alan and Marla Palash

Jack and Gilda Robson

Constance Ronayne

John Swan and Martha Dover

Thrivent Financial

Mark and Helen Tochen

May Towne

Wilcox & Flegel

Cowlitz Community Endowment Fund Donors

2015 Contributors

Susan Hamblin


John and April Kilbourn

Hugh & Mair Lewis Advised Fund


Huyen Truong

Supporting Fund Donors

Sustaining Funders ($25,000+)

Anonymous x5

Holly Bard

Barry Disdero Charitable Fund

Firstenburg Family Fund

Greg and Michele Goodwin

Ed and Dollie Lynch Fund

David and Patricia Nierenberg

George and Carolyn Propstra Fund

The Wollenberg Foundation

2015 Contributors

Ernest and Pamela Ankrim

Dr. and Mrs William Bennett

Barry Disdero Charitable Fund

Estate of Harris Dusenbery

Marty Forsmann Charitable Fund

S. Kenneth and Stella Dean Kirn

Mark and Katherine Kralj

Ron and Mary Legg Family Fund

Julian and Lorna Levi

Patricia and David Nierenberg
Family Fund

Mary Pringle

Don and Jennifer Rhoads

Scott and Judy South

Henry T. Swigert

2015 Contributors

Adco Commercial
Printing & Graphics, Inc.

Richard and Jacklyn Allen

Chester and Marion Beals Memorial Fund

Becker Capital Management

Bob and Jane Brink

Ann Bump

Richard Colf

The Columbian

Ferrell Nathan Conn

Cormack Revokable Living Trust

Lyall and Phyllis Crary

Estate of Harris Dusenbery

Dan Evans and Sharon Bergman

Stanton and Colleen Freidberg

Donald & Margaret Fuesler
Foundation Fund

Elaine Goulding

Edward and Julie Graham

Randy and Julie Grove

Liza Halpenny

Charles and Karen Hoff

Christina Kane

Connie & Lee Kearney Family Fund



The Keller Foundation

Bharat and Kirsti Kumar

Ethel K. Lehman Fund

John Luoma and Bernice Luoma-Kelly

Virginia Mattice

Arnie and Dolores Merrick

Meyer Memorial Trust

Lynn and Flory Modrall

M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust

Charles Nylund and Doreen Robinson

Terrence and Diane O’Connor

James and Mary Olichwier

James B. Palmer Jr.

Vernon and Jelene Peterson

Michael and Deborah Simon

Paul B. and Deborah D. Speer

Emanuel and Amy Tanne

Vancouver Business Journal

Frank Vanderklugt

Duane and Marjorie Varner

Timothy Wachter

Washington State Combined Fund Drive

Geneva Ybarra

Jack and Lorna Zalaha

Annual Luncheon Sponsors & Contributors

Gold Sponsors

Leslie Durst

Heritage Bank

The Patricia and David
Nierenberg Family Fund

Vancouver Energy

Sterling Sponsors

Arnerich Massena

Ferguson Wellman Capital Management

Kuni Automotive

PeaceHealth Southwest
Medical Center Foundation

Riverview Asset Management & Trust Co.

U.S. BankWells Fargo

Bronze Sponsors

NW Natural

Ron and Terry Prill

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

Westby Associates, Inc.

Umpqua Private Bank

Luncheon Contributors

CHANGE Global Investment, LLC
Concordia University
Mark and Ruth Ann Dodson
Harris Dusenbery
Esco Foundation
Gifts for Our Community
The Haines Mogseth Group
at Morgan Stanley
Doug Hamilton
Jett and Loretta Hoskins
Jane Jacobsen
Lee and Connie Kearney
Ed Lynch
Charles and Carol Mackey
Charles D. Nylund
Dave and Sally Palena
Russell Investments
Jon and Carol Shields
Southwest Washington Center of
the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Bruce and Brook Trang
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Alan Yordy

Other Supporters

Allan and Twyla Barnes

George and Elizabeth Barton

Catherine Helgason

Jean C. Kent

Larry G. Lafady

Jill McLean

Barbara Nitkowski

Kirk and Elizabeth Stork

In-Kind Supporters

Circle Triangle Square Design

Hilton Vancouver Washington

PSAV Presentation Services

Media Partner

The Columbian