Murdock Trust Announces Grants to 4 Salem Area Nonprofits

Posted on January 20, 2023

Today, the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust published its Fall 2022 Grants Report. The report announces:

  • 82 total grants to Pacific Northwest nonprofits totaling $28.6 million.
  • This includes more than $9.3 million through 33 grants to nonprofits serving the Oregon community.
  • The report can be found here. A full list of grantees can be found here.

Four Salem area nonprofits received grants. They include:

  • $483,500 to Blanchet Catholic School to expand STEM educated opportunities for students in grades 6 – 12.
  • $410,000 to Catholic Community Services of the Mid-Willamette Valley and Central Coast for facility renovation to enhance services to children and families in need.
  • $700,000 to Reid Saunders Evangelistic Association for a new facility to expand ministry services.
  • $300,000 to Willamette Valley Hospice to expand bereavement counseling to the community.

The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust is a private, nonprofit foundation that has invested more than $1.3 billion in nonprofits serving the Pacific Northwest since 1975. For details, please visit our website

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