The Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation is a grass roots, philanthropic organization dedicated to making the northeast Oregon region a healthier, safer, happier, ever more stimulating place to live and raise our families.
Our Foundation board is made up of business and private people from various backgrounds that are interested in the same things you are -- including developing the quality of life in this region. Why not join with us by making a tax-deductible donation that will make a positive impact on you and the lives of many others in our community? Just click on the "Donate" button on the left of this page, and follow the instructions.
The Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation was formed in February 1995 as an agent of change.
We strongly encourage local residents to give of themselves in support of organizations and causes that will promote the health and well being of our community. Each year the Foundation recognizes such an individual or couple with “The Spirit of Christmas Award.” Past recipients of this award are Rev. John Thurlow, Dennis and Cathy Barnett, Mel and Bonnie Phillips, Ric and Karen Sherman, Pat Wahner, Bill Whetzler, MilRoy Meyer, Mark Jones DMD, Alice Brewington-Dyer, Rod and Karen Bragato, Linda Gilleese, Dawn Large, Dr. Marvin John, Patty Echols, Dr. John Spomer, David and Jodene Hughes, Cliff and Judy Bracher, Ford Bonney,Kathie Mallory, Sandy Hickey and Jim Pursewell.
The Mission of the Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation is to enhance the quality of life and general health of residents living in the West Umatilla and Morrow County communities.
Resources are provided to worthy projects and individuals best illustrating Foundation ideals and fulfilling the health needs of our communities.