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Oregon Community Foundation

The Prize is funded from an endowment managed by the Oregon Community Foundation. The endowment was established by actor Sam Waterston, after whom the prize is named. As the endowment for the prize grows, so will the annual prize amount.

Deschutes Cultural Coalition
The Prize is supported by a grant from the Deschutes Cultural Coalition with funds from the Oregon Cultural Trust to support Oregon's arts, heritage, and the humanities.

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Donations Received 2019

Sahara

Anonymous Donor

Randall Barna

Bowtie Catering

Jennifer Delahunty-Britz

Ted Haynes

Sue and Michael Hollern

Bruce Jackson

William Kinsey

Joan Kinsey

Kathy Lawrence

The Roundhouse Foundation

Jacqueline Thea

Jeff Tryens

Sonoran

Dixie Eckford

Cheri Helfenstein

Bruce Jackson

Karen Stanard

Lorraine Stuart

Suzanne Staples

Helen Vandervort

Mojave

($1,000 - $4,999)

​Becker Capital Management

Julia Kennedy Cochran

Gail and Ronald Hill

Les Joslin

Dick & Suzie Linford

Charles McGrath

The Roundhouse Foundation

Starview Foundation

Ellen Waterston

Waterston Family Foundation

 Trish and William Smith

Writing Ranch

Kalahari

($500 - $999)

Deschutes County Arts & Culture
Grant Program

Deschutes Cultural Coalition

Bart Eberwein

Louise Hawker

Timothy Lester

Watermark Communications

 

 

Sahara

($100 - $499)

Anonymous Donor

Randall Barna

Bowtie Catering

Jennifer Delahunty

Ted Haynes

Sue and Michael Hollern

Robin Holm

Bruce Jackson

William Kinsey

Joan Kinsey

Kathy Lawrence

Steven Rothert

Jacqueline Thea

Jeff Tryens

William Tweed

Ann Witsil

123-456-7890

Sonoran

($1 - $99)

Jim Cornelius

Dixie Eckford

Carolyn Hanson

Cheri Helfenstein

Karen Stanard

Suzanne Staples

Lorraine Stuart

Helen Vandervort

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