Our fiscal sponsor, Grantmakers of Oregon and Southwest Washington, has many resources that are helpful in thinking about the issues in our region and the opportunities for informed philanthropy. Their e-newsletter Philanthropy Post is published monthly and contains articles about regional issues. They have a terrific resource library of materials that gets updated every month. You can also attend their events, including their Third Thursday educational seminars,  their annual meeting and more.

Contact Sherie Salzwedel  at or call 503.226.6340. to subscribe to the GOSW e-newsletter and get patron privileges at the library. This is a benefit to all our ninety-nine girlfriends!

Check out upcoming workshops about grantmaking .

Also, check our GOSW's annual conference which will be held  Grantmakers as Changemakers to be held Sept 26-28 at Spirit  Mountain.