UO Law School Receives $1M Gift

EUGENE, Ore. — Classes don’t start for another week, but they’re already celebrating at the University of Oregon School of Law, thanks to a major gift from a well-known donor. It’s a $1 million gift from the Bowerman family to the law school that will go directly to the school’s environmental and natural resources center. … Continue reading »

Six Local Nonprofits Get Donation Boost

EUGENE, Ore. — Local charities received a big boost Friday of thousands of dollars in donations. Kendall Auto Group presented a $30,000 check to six nonprofits. CASA of Lane County, Womenspace, Greenhill Humane Society, Tamarack Wellness Center, OLSP, and Food for Lane County will all receive $5,000. This is Kendall Auto Group’s second year participating … Continue reading »

Kendall Donates $50,000 to Local Schools

EUGENE, Ore. — Education in our area gets a big financial boost. Kendall Auto Group is donating $50,000 to local Eugene and Springfield schools as part of its Kendall Cares Drive for Education. The money comes on top of the $20,000 Kendall already donates to Eugene 4J and Bethel School Districts each month. Kendall says … Continue reading »

Donor Gives Fund-Matching Challenge

EUGENE, Ore. — Food for Lane County is on its way to getting a big financial boost. An anonymous donor will match up to $100,000 this month only. Two months after holidays, typically this time of year donations at Food for Lane County tend to drop. Not this February. Somebody, who could be watching this … Continue reading »

FFLC Works to Raise $100,000

EUGENE, Ore. — Food For Lane County is on its way to get a big financial boost. An anonymous donor will match up to $100,000 in donations collected during the month of February. Food For Lane County has already raised $50,000 so far but wants to double that number. KEZI 9 News Anchor Sean Cuellar … Continue reading »

Community Gift Spotlights Science

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — School budgets being what they are these days, a lot of kids have to wait until middle school for some key experiences. But students at Bohemia Elementary don’t have to wait thanks to the Cottage Grove Rotary Club. The students in Miss Baskew’s fifth grade science class are, in a word, … Continue reading »