As a donor-supported community foundation and a catalyst for change, we support transformative philanthropy, programs, and individuals in the Northwest that help people find joy and strength in who they are and where they are—in urban, rural, and remote communities.
Jett Johnson is Pride Foundation’s full-time Regional Development Organizer in Oregon based in Eugene. Jett travels throughout the Beaver State meeting donors, volunteers, grantees, and scholars from Medford to Portland, Salem to La Grande, and points in between.
Contact Jett to learn more about Pride Foundation’s work in Oregon and to find out how you can get involved. Be sure to sign up for Pride Foundation’s monthly eNewsletter to learn more about our supporters, grantees, and scholars. You can also read all of Jett’s Oregon stories online.
Local Leadership: Moving Oregon’s LGBTQ Community Forward
Local leadership makes Pride Foundation’s work meaningful and relevant as local Oregon volunteers help award our grants and scholarships in Oregon. Oregon’s Leadership Action Team is one group of volunteers that provides guidance and advice to staff. Members of the 2012 Leadership Action Team are:
- Leslie Prieto,MS, Looking Glass Rural Program
- Heather Laurie, KIDS Center
- Katie Carter, Oregon Food Bank