Recent ORU® Donations
Seeley Lake Community Foundation
Seeley Lake Community Foundation was awarded with a check for $6,500 to assist with the purchase of a storage shed for the Seeley Lake Market. The Market supports local growers, artisans and service organizations by providing a venue to promote and market their goods and services.
Foundation for Community Health – Safe Kids Fair
A $500 check was presented to the Foundation for Community Health’s “Safe Kids Missoula Coalition” to help fund the Safe Kids Fair. The fair will feature over 30 health and safety activities and educational stations.
Civil Air Patrol
Civil Air Patrol magazine, Northern Skies Magazine, was gifted with $295 to help support the civil air patrol rescue services.
Tell Us Something
$1,000 was gifted to “Tell Us Something,” which is a live storytelling event based in Missoula. The event is hosted to inspire more understanding, acceptance and empathy within the community.
Missoula Urban Demonstration Project (MUD)
The ORU Board approved a $4,000 request from Missoula Urban Demonstration Project (MUD), which will be used to assist with staff wages, tool maintenance and site improvements. MUD offers programs focused on hands-on learning, resource sharing and community engagement, regardless of income.