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THANK YOU FOR ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL YEAR OF GIVING!

The 2023 Central Oregon Gives campaign amassed over $1 million in donations for the second consecutive year. Since its inception in 2018, Central Oregon Gives has helped raise nearly $4 million, benefiting over 100 local non-profits.

This year’s winners of our top prizes:

Overall Winner: Saving Grace

Category Winners:

Basic Needs: Furnish Hope
Animal Welfare: Street Dog Hero
Arts & Culture: World Muse
Health & Environment: Healing Reins
Education, Family and Children & Largest number of $25 donations or less: Desert Sky Montessori

100% funded
We’ve raised $1,028,126 out of our $500,000 goal!

Want to get involved? If you are a nonprofit still interested in participating please email us at info@centraloregongives.com. Our new program will launch this summer, with invites and applications going out.

If you are a business interested in sponsorship, employee matching or incentive donation, email our team at advertise@bendsource.com to learn more.

THis year’s nonprofit prizes

Thank you to all our generous donors and our wonderful participating nonprofits. This year, we are proud to announce the generous support of local business, First Interstate Bank as a category sponsor for the Education, Family & Children category. There is $30,000 in additional prize money on the line from a generous anonymous donor and our new category sponsor, First Interstate Bank.

This sponsorship boosts the category prize for this category to $5,000. As in years past, the top Central Oregon Gives fundraiser will earn $15,000 in additional prize dollars. Other prizes include $2,500 for the nonprofit that earns the most donations of $25 or less and $2,500 for the top earners in each of the remaining 4 categories.

 

NONPROFIT PRIZES

The gift that keeps on giving! Top performing nonprofits will earn extra cash at the end of the campaign.

Top Fundraiser Overall
Top Fundraiser Per Category
Most Donations of $25 or Less