Umpqua Watersheds is fortunate to have the following sponsors and supporters in helping fund our programs to help us meet our mission in protecting the Umpqua basin and beyond.

Thank you!

Local Businesses

Brandborg Vineyard and Winery 541.584.2870

Sullivan Distributing /Dean Sullivan 541-680-6677

Oregon Serigraphics 541.672.6296

River’s Edge Winery 541.584.2357

River Sounds Music 541.679.7077

Imaging Alternatives 541-948-3829

Sutherlin Veterinary Hospital 541.459.9577

Kevin Barrett Drywall 541.672.3153

Wild Rose Vineyard 541.679.1433

Viriditas Wild Gardens 541.825.3402

Newcastle Solar 541.396.2100

The Harvest Store 541.679.4524

Medicine Flower 541.492.1607

RYS Environmental LLC 541-391-1262 514

North Umpqua Retreat 541-496-4580

Mark Hamm, D. M.D. 1313 W. Harvard, (541) 673-3355

Bean Electric, LLC, 541-672-6550.

Riverside Mona Marie Airbnb Umpqua River- Glide, OR

Marilyn Mull LCSW 541-378-4590

Oregon Tree Works (541) 600-0157

 Second Chance Gardens

Foundations / Grants


Clif Bar Family Foundation Grant to support a learning opportunity we’re coordinating for local educators!


The Burning Foundation Grant Award for our Conservation Director support!


Gray Family Foundation: Science Wednesday Environmental Education Materials

Portland Patagonia
Crater Lake Wilderness Communications Plan


Gray Family Foundation

In 2016, Umpqua Watersheds received a grant from the Gray Family Foundation to provide funding for every 5th grader to attend a field trip to Crater Lake National Park. Throughout, the fall and spring we are leading these trips along with parent chaperones, many of which are experiencing a national park for the first time! The enthusiasm is fantastic and we love to see & hear the youths reactions as they first see the lake!


Bessie Minor Swift Foundation

In April 2015, Bessie Minor Swift Foundation provided funding for UW to include a Climate-Change science component into the Science Friday program, which will provide the additional elements of original data collection, analyzation, and 21st-century technology incorporation into the curriculum.

Walmart Foundation

In April 2015, UW’s Education committee received a $1,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to purchase field supplies for the UW/USFS Oregon Youth Conservation Corps (OYCC) crew.


In February 2015, UW’s Wild on Wilderness (WOW) committee received a $4,000 grant from Patagonia to help sustain its efforts in the Crater Lake Wilderness Proposal campaign.

Evergreen Hill Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation

In April 2015, UW received $1,000 from Evergreen Hill Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation to support its general programming and development.


Gray Family Foundation

In 2014, UW’s Education committee received a $5,500 grant from Gray Family Foundation to send 90 5th graders from McGovern Elementary on a “Watershed Tour”, consisting of three day-long field trips to Crater Lake National Park, Roseburg Urban Sanitary Authority, and the South Slough National Estuarine Reserve.

Norcross Wildlife Foundation

In 2014, UW received $2,000 from Norcross Wildlife Foundation to purchase computers, a printer, and a video camera. Their funds have aided in the development of this new website and the 20 Years video.


Bessie Minor Swift Foundation

In 2015, UW’s Education committee received a grant from Bessie Minor Swift Foundation to purchase literature materials to support a pilot Wilderness Literature program at Phoenix Charter School.

Charlotte Martin Foundation

In 2013, UW’s Education committee received a grant from Charlotte Martin Foundation to purchase supplies for UW’s pilot “Science Friday” program at McGovern Elementary.