Sunday, December 08, 2013
Covering Dallas, Monmouth, Independence, Falls City and surrounding areas since 1868
August 20, 2013
is topic of forum
MONMOUTH -- Christ's Church Methodist and Presbyterian United will host a dialogue on the homeless population of Monmouth and Independence Thursday at 6 p.m.
Led by Ken Braun, executive director of the Victim Offender Reconciliation Program in Dallas, the discussion will address the condition of the homeless population, ways to mitigate the problem and educate the community.
Food will be provided by Christ's Church, 412 W. Clay St., Monmouth, and the discussion will take place around the fire pit in the lot adjacent to the church.
For more information: Ken Braun, 503-623-3111, email to email@example.com; Denvy Saxowsky, 503-623-6377, email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
for WVH foundation
DALLAS -- "Moonlight & Vines," the annual fundraising event for the West Valley Hospital Foundation, is Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Nesmith Readiness Center, 12830 Westview Drive, Dallas.
The summer garden party has only a limited number of tickets available.
The evening features a gourmet meal and dancing to the Gaylon J. Quintet. Attendees will have the opportunity to bid on silent auction items including trips to Salishan, The RiverPlace and Seaside among other items.
Admission to the event is $50 per person.
For tickets or more information: West Valley Hospital Foundation office, 503-831-3456.
DALLAS -- Two Dallas nonprofits received a combined $3,500 from the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund earlier this month.
A Gift of Time of Oregon, a respite care provider, was awarded $2,500 and the Victim Offender Reconciliation Program of Polk County (VORP) received $1,000 for anti-bullying training.
The Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund distributed more than $363,600 to 33 organizations on Aug. 2 during its quarterly donation to nonprofit groups.