UO Class Awards Nonprofit $5K

EUGENE, Ore. –A local nonprofit received a generous donation thanks to a University of Oregon freshman. It’s part of UO’s “American Philanthropy” class and a partnership with Wells Fargo Bank. Students in the class are each asked to research Lane County organizations and select one who they believe should receive a $5,000 grant through the … Continue reading »

UO Class Donates to Philanthropy

EUGENE, Ore. — The freshmen in one class at the University of Oregon spent this term learning about local philanthropic organizations and the donation process. Each group in the class investigated different charities, presented them to the class and, together, picked a winner. This term they chose Kind Tree and donated a $5,000 grant courtesy … Continue reading »

Volunteers Clean Up Alton Baker Park

EUGENE, Ore. — Wells Fargo employees and their friends and family took to the trails at Alton Baker Park Saturday; With more than 60 volunteers, they had a record breaking turnout, all under the name, “Keeping Oregon Beautiful”. They carted around trash bags and snag as much garbage as they could. The company has participated … Continue reading »