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An ecosystem of investment

The conclusion of 2019 and the dawn of a new decade presents a unique moment for each of us, individually and within our organizations, to pause and r...

New Year, New Look

The Power of Proximity

Giving Thanks

It feels hard to believe that Thanksgiving is only...

New Faces Join the Murdock Trust

As the leaves turn and the air develops a familiar...

Remembering Chuck Ferguson

When the brightest light is extinguished, it can m...

Grants in Action: Developing Leaders of Faith in Oregon and Washington

A vital part of building the capacity of nonprofit...

Closing With Grace

GivingUSA Report on Philanthropy

Here at the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, we have...

M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Surpasses One Billion Dollars in Giving

With most recent grant award, Vancouver, WA, found...

Uplifting Community: The Promise of the Nonprofit Sector

We often note that the work of the Murdock Trust i...

Grants in Action: Serving Children in Crisis in Oregon

Children are among the most vulnerable people in o...

Grants in Action: The Performing Arts in Washington State

Art is a vital component of a healthy society. The...

Reflecting on How We Give

By Steve Moore, Executive Director, Murdock Trust ...

Thanking the Team Behind the Scenes: Partners in Science

Every year, hundreds of educators benefit from the...

Transforming the Classroom

Real world experiences help bring educational less...

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