FUNDRAISING TO SUPPORT NONPROFITS
The SRWC offers many ways to support our philanthropic giving to nonprofits providing essential services to women, children, families and seniors with the goal of developing a strong network of services in south Deschutes County. You can select a way to support our philanthropic giving that works best for you and your situation.
Make a Direct Contribution
You can make a contribution at any time to the Annual Grant Program, which awards grants to local nonprofits. It is supported by donations plus SRWC community events and special projects.
You can purchase a Legacy Brick to celebrate your life or a loved one which will be installed in a walkway at the Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic and Recreation Center. This special project supports the Annual Grant Program.
You can become part of the Power 100+ group. Your $100 or larger contribution when combined with those of 99+ other donors, enables the SRWC to grant $10,000 + to a member selected nonprofit project.
You can contribute the COVID-19 Nonprofit Fund. Your gift helps local nonprofits continue to provide essential services needed by our neighbors because of the pandemic.
You can sign up for Charity Rewards or Matching Gift Programs. Businesses contribute to a nonprofit of your choosing at no cost to you, such as Fred Meyers Rewards or Amazon Smile.
Be a Sponsor of a SRWC Fundraiser
Individuals and businesses can sponsor one or more of our community fundraising events at various levels. Sponsors are critical to our philanthropic giving program because they provide the community backing we need to make events successful.
Support SRWC Fundraisers
You can support our fundraising by attending sponsored fundraisers, inviting others to join you and/or volunteering to help put them on. The SRWC sponsored fundraisers are varied, including an award winning community art fair and social occasions raises funds for our community grants.
The Sunriver Art Fair is a juried, three day annual event. It showcases artists displaying their fine arts in an outdoor setting a variety of entertainers, and a children's art center.
The Art Auction and Wine Event is a spring social event for members and the community . It pairs art and wine with conversation , light appetizers and a silent auction.
The Winter Gala is an evening celebrating the SRWC and our philanthropic giving with members and the community. Participants enjoy dinner, dancing and an array of fundraising activities.
Your involvement helping put on fundraisers is critical to the success of our philanthropic giving. As an all volunteer organization we need members with a wide array of experience to fill numerous positions in our fundraising efforts. Click here for more information about ways you can help with fundraisers.