Founding Donors

The Friends would like to extend a special thank you to the following “Founding Members”.  These remarkable individuals and organizations expressed confidence in the Friends by making the first contributions of $1000 or more during the Founding period from  May 2008 to May 2013.

  • The Avista Foundation
  • The Architecture Foundation of Oregon
  • The Carpenter Foundation
  • The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Fund of the National Historic Trust
  • The Four Way Foundation
  • The Kinsman Foundation
  • Meyer Memorial Trust
  • The Oregon Community Foundation
  • Robertson E. Collins Fund of OCF
  • The Oregon Cultural Trust
  • Southern Oregon Sanitation
  • Donations in Memory of Connie Baker Palmer
  • Chapman and Kathy McGrew – Crew of 1968
  • Illinois Valley Community Development Organization/Oregon Caves Outfitters
  • The Lium Family Sue, Michael and Stephen
  • James and Della Lium
  • Evergreen Federal
  • Menno Kraai and Jennie May Donnell
  • Trudy Kraai Monsma
  • Harm and Marian Kraai
  • Sue Densmore
  • George and Molly Spencer in memory of the Bakers and the Palmers
  • Kasey Holwerda
  • Pete and Trish Varney
  • Craig and Cynthia Ackerman
  • Mike and Karen Beverly – Crew of 1966-1969
  • Jerralynn Ness and Bernie Thurber
  • National Environmental Education Foundation
  • Scott Nelson and Margaret McGoldrick
  • Alan Dennison
  • Scott Robson
  • Lam Research