M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
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Closing with Grace

At the Murdock Trust, we often discuss the “Life Cycle of the Nonprofit” emphasizing a strong foundation and growing thoughtfully over tim...

An Ecosystem of Investment

New Year, New Look

The Power of Proximity

A critical building block of any relationship is p...

Grants in Action: Public Radio

Where do you turn to get your news? Broadcast or c...

Building Common Ground for the Common Good

We live in divisive times, where rifts are formed ...

Innovation: The Promise of Successful Nonprofits

By Moses Lee “When the winds of change blow, som...

An Oregon Legacy That Continues to Serve

We’ve had the immense privilege this summer of c...

Founder’s Day 2019

Ripples of Change – Spring 2019 Grants Report

When we think about the nonprofit sector, I often ...

Thank You, Julie & Jan

Two of our amazing Murdock staff retired last year...

The Changing Health of the Pacific Northwest

By Dr. Kent Thornburg, Senior Fellow Many people a...

Remembering Ken Austin

The Pacific Northwest has lost one of its brightes...

Grants in Action: Retreat Centers

We recently celebrated the official arrival of spr...

Grants in Action: Making the Dream of College a Reality

Students all around the Pacific Northwest face aca...

The Trust guides nonprofit organizations through every level of their development through grants and other resources.

Sectors the Trust is committed to enriching in the Pacific Northwest:

The Trust has a wealth of knowledge and experience that can make all the difference to you and your organization.