The Kinsman Foundation

2017 Grants

Historic Preservation 2017
Historic Preservation Amount Purpose
Astoria Downtown Development Association Astoria $4,500.00 Riviera Building Exterior Renovation
Bosco-Milligan Foundation Portland $7,500.00 Parting Shots: Minor White’s Images of Portland, 1938-1942
City of Creswell Creswell $5,000.00 Condition Assessment and Use Study of the 1874 Creswell Schoolhouse
City of Woodburn Woodburn $5,000.00 Woodburn Museum and Bungalow Theater Preservation Project
Drexel H Foundation Vale $12,000.00 Restoration of the Historic Vale Hotel
Elgin Museum and Historical Society Summerville $2,000.00 Elgin Jail Renovation
First Baptist Church of McMinnville McMinnville $20,000.00 Restoration of the Historic 1926 Church of McMinnville Building
Fort Vancouver National Trust Vancouver $15,000.00 Restoration of the Historic 1872 Providence Academy Exterior Doors
Friends of Fish Lake Junction City $2,000.00 Log Stabilization for the Historic 1924 Hall House
Friends of Mildred Kanipe Park Oakland $20,000.00 Restoration of the Historic 1910 English Settlement School
Friends of the Oregon Caves and Chateau Grants Pass $10,000.00 Develop an Historic Furnishings Plan for the Oregon Caves Chateau
GeerCrest Farm & Historical Society Salem $2,750.00 Restoration of the Historic R.C. Geer Fruit Farm Stone Fruit Cellar
Historic Elsinore Theatre Salem $15,000.00 Renovation Project to Address Water Infiltration in the Historic 1926 Elsinore Theatre
Jacknife-Zion-Horseheaven Historical Society Estacada $27,240.00 Restoration of the 1860 Josiah and Lucy Burnett Foster House
Kenton Action Plan Portland $10,000.00 Restoration of the Historic Paul Bunyan Statue
Knappton Cove Heritage Center Gearhart $5,000.00 Preservation Plan for the Historic Columbia River Quarantine Station
Lewis and Clark College Portland $10,000.00 Lewis and Clark College Manor House Window Replacement Project
Little Theatre on the Bay North Bend $15,000.00 Restoration of the Historic Liberty Theatre
Lord & Schryver Conservancy Salem $5,000.00 Restoration of the Front Stoop at Gaiety Hollow
Lord & Schryver Conservancy Salem $10,000.00 Exterior Painting of Historic Gaiety Hollow
Marylhurst University Marylhurst $25,000.00 Belluschi Pavilion at Marylhurst University
Molalla Area Historical Society Molalla $15,300.00 Dibble House South Wall Repair
National Trust for Historic Preservation Colorado $10,000.00 Saving Oregon’s National Treasures
The Old Church Society Portland $20,000.00 Exterior Preservation of The Old Church
Polk County Historical Society Monmouth $5,000.00 Wall Restoration of the 1861 Brunk House
Restore Oregon Portland $30,000.00 Saving Oregon’s Most Endangered Places 2018
Santiam Heritage Foundation Stayton $15,000.00 Restoration of the Historic 1903 Brown House
Save the PT Boat Portland $2,500.00 Preservation of Artifacts from World War II PT Boats and PT Boat Veterans
Southern Oregon Friends of Hospice Medford $10,000.00 Exterior Preservation of the Historic Holmes Park House for Hospice
Vancouver Avenue First Baptist Church Portland $15,000.00 Restoration of the Historic Vancouver Avenue First Baptists Church
Wallowa History Center Inc Wallowa $10,000.00 Preservation of the Historic Bear-Sleds Ranger Station Office
Western Seminary Portland $10,000.00 Restoration of 1907 Philip Buehner House
Whiteside Theatre Foundation Corvallis $16,000.00 Rehabilitation of the Whiteside Theatre’s Front Fašade
Willamette Heritage Center Salem $5,000.00 Replacement of the Historic Thomas Kay Woolen Mill Spinning Room Floor
Native Wildlife Rehabilitation and Appreciation 2017
Native Wildlife Rehabilitation and Appreciation Amount Purpose
American Wildlife Foundation Molalla $15,000.00 Wildlife Care Center Operations 2018
Audubon Society of Portland Portland $20,000.00 Wildlife Care Center Operations and Programs
Badger Run Wildlife Rehab Klamath Falls $10,000.00 Equipment Storage Building
Blue Mountain Wildlife Pendleton $12,000.00 2018 Operating Expenses
Cascades Raptor Center Eugene $12,000.00 Expansion of Wildlife Clinic
Chintimini Wildlife Center Corvallis $12,000.00 Animal Care Program
HawkWatch International Salt Lake City, UT $5,000.00 Bonney Butte Raptor Migration Project
Klamath Bird Observatory Ashland $5,000.00 2017 Mountain Bird Festival
Native Bird Care of Sisters, Oregon Sisters $3,190.00 Native Bird Care- Aviary and Animal Care
Oregon Coast Aquarium Newport $12,000.00 Native Wildlife Urgent Care and Rehabilitation
Rowena Wildlife Clinic The Dalles $12,000.00 2018 Operating Support
SOAR Wildlife Center Ashland $4,841.00 Construction on the New Orphaned Wildlife Babies Intake Clinic Building
Turtle Ridge Wildlife Center Salem $12,000.00 Wildlife Food, Medicine and Supplies in 2018
Wildlife Center of the North Coast Astoria $45,000.00 Staff Salary
Betty Kinsman Fund for Arts, Culture and Humanities 2017
Betty Kinsman Fund for Arts, Culture and Humanities Amount Purpose
Artists Repertory Theatre Portland $15,000.00 Production of Magellanica: A New and Accurate Map of the World
Arts Midwest Minneapolis, MN $5,000.00 Creating Connection in Oregon
Bag&Baggage Production Hillsboro $5,000.00 2017-2018 Season Support
Boom Arts Portland $5,000.00 Boom Arts 2017-2018 Performance Season
Broadway Rose Theatre Company Tigard $25,000.00 2018 Production of Mamma Mia
CALYX, Inc. Corvallis $7,000.00 The Poetry is Political: A CALYX Press Social Justice Reader
CoHo Productions Portland $5,000.00 2017-2018 Season Support
Columbia Center for the Arts Hood River $5,000.00 PoTENtial: 10 Years of Bringing Art to Life
Eastern Oregon Regional Theater Baker City $2,820.00 Promotion of Eastern Oregon Regional Theater Productions
Fishtrap Enterprise $10,000.00 Summer Fishtrap: A Gathering of Writers 2017
Hand2Mouth Theatre Portland $9,000.00 2017-2018 Performance Seasonn
Imago Theatre Portland $12,000.00 La Belle, Lost in the World of Automaton
Josephy Center for Arts and Culture Joseph $5,000.00 Wild Landscape Photography Exhibit Catalog
Lakewood Center for the Arts Lake Oswego $5,000.00 2017-2018 Theatre Season
Literary Arts Portland $10,000.00 Oregon Literary Fellowships 2017-2018
Media Institute for Social Change Portland $3,000.00 “The Non-Profit Hour” Arts and Culture Coverage
Miracle Theatre Group Portland $17,500.00 Miracle Theatre Group 34th Season
Oregon Black Pioneers Salem $10,000.00 Racing to Change: Oregon’s Civil Rights Years
Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts Portland $12,500.00 Pacific Northwest Photography Viewing Drawers, 2017-2018
Oregon Contemporary Theatre Eugene $7,500.00 2016-2017 Season Support
Oregon Humanities Portland $15,000.00 2017-2018 Conversation Project
Oregon Public Broadcasting Portland $27,500.00 Oregon Art Beat 2017-2018
Oregon Shakespeare Festival Ashland $20,000.00 2017 Production of HENRY IV Part 2
The Orlo Foundation Portland $14,200.00 The Bear Deluxe Magazine #39
Poetry Northwest Everett $5,000.00 Poetry NW Editions Presents Hermit Crabs by Richard Kenney
Portland Actors Conservatory Portland $5,000.00 Portland Actors Conservatory Equity Initiative
Portland Art Museum Portland $10,000.00 Quest for Beauty: The Architecture, Landscapes and Collections of John Yeon Exhibition
Portland Center Stage Portland $27,500.00 2017 JAW: A Playwrights Festival
Portland Center Stage Portland $5,000.00 2017 Theatre Communications Group National Conference- Portland Host Committee
Portland Experimental Theatre Portland $5,000.00 Uncle Vanya: Urban/Rural
Portland Institute for Contemporary Art Portland $15,000.00 2017 Time-Based Art Festival
Portland Playhouse Portland $5,000.00 Production of Scarlet
Portland Revels Portland $9,000.00 The Christmas Revels 2017
Profile Theatre Portland $13,500.00 Profile Theatre’s 2018 Season
Quintessence Portland $2,000.00 Production of Tom (boy) Sawyer
Sowelu Theater Portland $5,000.00 2017-2018 Operating Support
Stages of Life Portland $5,000.00 Production of Geezerpalooza II: Geezers Gone WildM and This Week in Sex
Stumptown Stages Portland $10,000.00 Musical Theatre Initiative
Third Rail Repertory Theatre Portland $12,000.00 2017-2018 Season Support
Triangle Productions Portland $10,000.00 Triangle’s 2017-2018 Season
Other 2017
Other Amount Purpose
Please Note: These grants are primarily initiated by The Kinsman Foundation consistent with the interests of our individual directors, and typically do not reflect our grant Eligibility Areas
Center for Ethics in Health Care, OHSU Portland $80,000.00 Health Care Training Program
East Washington County Shelter Partnership Council Tigard $10,000.00 General Operating Support
Exponent Philanthropy Washington, D.C. $2,000.00 General Operating Support
Gladstone Education Foundation Gladstone $2,500.00 General Operating Support
GuideStar USA Williamsburg, VA $500.00 General Operating Support
Juliette’s House McMinnville $4,000.00 General Operating Support
Nonprofit Association of Oregon Portland $15,000.00 Statewide Capacity Building in Oregon 2017-2018
Northwest Children’s Theater and School Portland $2,500.00 General Operating Support
Oregon Institute of Science and Medicine Cave Junction $24,000.00 Laboratory Supplies and Wages for Dr. Noah Robinson
Sky Hunters Environmental Education Carlton $1,000.00 General Operating Support
State of Oregon Department of State Police Salem $35,000.00 General Operating Support
United Way of Jackson County Medford $1,500.00 2017 Oregon Nonprofit Leaders Conference
University of Portland Portland $5,000.00 General Operating Support
Vintage High School Music Boosters Napa, CA $25,000.00 General Operating Support
Willamette Valley Development Officers Portland $1,500.00 2017 Regional Conference
Total 2017
Total 2017 $1,178,341