Milwaukie High School gets graduation party funding
Siletz tribal members have donated $500 to Milwaukie High School's Grad Night, an alcohol- and drug-free all-night graduation party.
The Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund distributed $186,171.14 to 46 organizations on Feb. 2.
The seven-member charitable fund advisory board has distributed more than $11.4 million since its inception in 2001.
Chinook Winds has donated more than $2.8 million in cash and fundraising items since it opened in 1995. The casino also provides in-kind donations of convention space for various fundraisers as well as technical support, advertising and manpower for many events.
The next deadline to submit applications is March 5. Applications and requirements can be obtained at ctsi.nsn.us/charitable-contribution-fund; by calling 800-922-1399, ext. 1227, or 541-444-8227; or by mailing to P.O. Box 549, Siletz, OR 97380-0549.