Siletz Tribe gives away $418,054
September 2, 2020
The Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund has distributed $418,054.48 to 34 organizations as it continues its quarterly donations to nonprofit groups.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic and current restrictions on gatherings of people, the reception originally scheduled for Aug. 7 was canceled.
The Siletz Tribe has made contributions through employment, monetary donations and cooperative measures to the Siletz community, Lincoln County and the state of Oregon. The seven-member charitable fund advisory board has distributed more than $14.5 million since its inception in 2001.