Jasper Volunteer to Donate Book Sales

JASPER, Ore. — A Jasper Mountain volunteer is putting his pen to work, writing a children’s book and giving all of his book sales back to the program. Greg Ahlijian says he was teaching students about ancient trees one day at Jasper when he got the inspiration to write the book “The Large Rock and … Continue reading »

Jasper Mountain Documentary to Debut

EUGENE, Ore. — A local nonprofit is getting some international help sharing its message with the world. After speaking in Australia, Jasper Mountain’s executive director was approached by filmmakers who wanted to document the organization’s work with abused children. Three years later, the project is done. “Once Upon a Mountain” will make its debut Friday, … Continue reading »

Duck Race Helps Jasper Mountain

EUGENE, Ore. — The 26th annual Great Rotary Duck Race is October 12. In 25 years, the event has raised more than $5 million for Lane County nonprofit organizations. This year’s 6 recipients are all helping prevent child abuse. A builder starts with a foundation, adds framework, support, and windows; much like work done inside … Continue reading »