As your community foundation, we are proud to join with you in helping to improve the quality of life and health of our community. Grants for worthwhile projects are reviewed and awarded twice a year, in March and September. Deadline for spring grants is January 31, and July 31 for fall grants (see grant application link below).

2017 GSCHF Grant Application: Submit Online | Submit by Mail

2017 Fall Grant Awards:


AC Houghton Elementary School
$3,000.00

Good Shepherd Health Care System$8,750.00

Good Shepherd Diabetes & Nutrition Center $6,000.00

Good Shepherd Education Department, Healthy Communities Coalition, Safe Communities $3,000.00

Good Shepherd Education Department, Healthy Communities Coalition, Safe Communities $1,000.00

Good Shepherd Education Department $2,500.00

Morrow County Health District $20,000.00

Umatilla-Morrow Head Start, Inc.$5,000.00

2017 Spring Grant Awards:


Hermiston School District 
$20,000.00

Riverside Jr/Sr High School $10,000.00

Willow Creek Park District $4,000.00

Oregon State University Extension $5,000.00

Hermiston Parks & Recreation $15,000.00

Echo School District $6,000.00

Good Shepherd CareVan Transportation $10,000.00

2016 Fall Grant Awards:


Irrigon Jr & Sr. High School
$2,659.00

Made to Thrive $5,200.00

CAPECO $1,500.00

America Youth Soccer $750.00

Umatilla Police Department $2,100.00

Hermiston Fire & Emergency $15,000.00

Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office $5,945.00

2016 Spring Grant Awards:


Eastern Oregon Mission DBA Agape House
$2,000.00

Boardman Park & Recreation District $5,000.00

Domestic Violence Services $1,100.00

GSHCS Education Department $5,000.00

Guardian Care Center $515.00

Hermiston Fire & Emergency Services $3,353.00

Hermiston Police Department $1,800.00

Hermiston School District $20,000.00

iCan Bike / Hermiston Noon Kiwanis $1,000.00

Oregon State University Extension $4,000.00

Umatilla School District 6R $20,000.00