Murdock Trust Announces Grants to Oregon Nonprofits Including Two in Salem

Posted on April 27, 2023

Today, the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust published its Winter 2023 Grants Report. The report announces:

  • 93 total grants to Pacific Northwest nonprofits totaling $26.2 million.
  • In Salem, two nonprofits are receiving grants.
  • Garten Services 500 Hawthorne Avenue SE Salem, OR 97309 $320,000 Program Expansion – To support vocational training for individuals with disabilities
  • Willamette University 900 State Street Salem, OR 97301 $60,300 Examination of Nitrogen Cycle Processes in Stormwater Control Structures in the Mill Creek Urban Watershed – For Murdock College Research Program for Natural Sciences – Life Science
  • This includes more than $5.7 million through 24 grants to nonprofits serving the Oregon community.
  • The report can be found here. A full list of grantees can be found here.

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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