Students Grant $1,000,000 to Local Nonprofits

Corbett High School Communicare Group 2016

CommuniCare is a year-long grantmaking program giving Oregon high school students an opportunity to learn more about issues that affect their communities and to develop a deeper commitment to social activism. The program channels The Harold and Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation’s commitment to education and stewardship. Funds raised by the students are matched 10:1 by the CARE Foundation. This year, … Read More

CommuniCare Recognized in East Oregonian

In a recent article in the East Oregonian, Kathy Aney discusses the new CommuniCare club at Pendleton High School in Pendleton, Oregon. 2017 is the first year Pendleton High School has participated in the program. According to Jill Gregg, advisor for the students’ program, “It’s been very eye-opening for the students.” Three of the students involved, along with Gregg, recently … Read More