Foundation News

02/03/2016 Kilkennys establish $5 million endowment for cancer research at OHSU (Eugene Register-Guard)
12/31/2015 Last chance to give to Oregon's University Venture Development Fund (UVDF)
12/21/2015 Will one doctor's radical new vaccine end the AIDS epidemic? (Portland Monthly)
12/17/2015 OHSU's $1 billion investment in early detection cancer research will fuel
11/13/2015 OHSU's Louis Picker on track to cure HIV (
07/21/2015 OHSU and Doernbecher Children's Hospital foundation boards announce new members
06/26/2015 OHSU sets fundraising record by meeting $1 billion challenge from Nike
co-founder and wife
06/03/2015 OHSU renames research building for Gert Boyle's sister, biochemist Hildegard
11/05/2014 Ford Family Foundation awards $5 million grant to advance the OHSU Knight Cancer
Institute's outreach to rural Oregonians
10/21/2014 The Oregon Community Foundation's John and Robin Jaqua Fund creates $5 million
endowment to benefit Knight Cancer Challenge
07/28/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Challenge attracts $100 million gift
06/12/2014 Columbia Sportswear's Tim and Mary Boyle make $10 million gift to OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
06/05/2014 The Standard pledges $250,000 for the Knight Cancer Challenge
05/15/2014 Donation spearheads annual Portland cancer research summit
03/19/2014 Portland Rose Festival designates Knight Cancer Challenge its first ever official charity
03/12/2014 Donors step up with $86 million in early giving to end cancer as we know it
11/20/2013 The Oregon Community Foundation makes biggest discretionary grant in its history to OHSU's Knight Cancer Challenge
11/15/2013 Medical Research Foundation honors top Oregon scientists, mentors
09/24/2013 Taking on the Knights' $1 billion cancer challenge
09/21/2013 Phil and Penny Knight issue surprise $1 billion cancer challenge
09/12/2013 OHSU launches $25 million clinical and translational science initiative against lethal, hard-to-treat pancreatic disease
09/11/2013 OHSU AIDS vaccine candidate appears to completely clear virus from the body
05/24/2013 OHSU researchers discover promising strategy to help vaccines outsmart HIV
04/24/2013 OHSU Foundation announces new president
01/28/2013 OHSU Foundation board announces new trustees
12/13/2012 W. M. Keck Foundation grant will help OHSU advance light/electron microscopy for biomedical research
12/11/2012 New cardiovascular institute at OHSU will be named the OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
11/26/2012 OHSU Takes Big Step Into Health Reform Implementation
09/17/2012 Historic Gift from Phil and Penny Knight Establishes Institute for Cardiovascular Research and Care at OHSU
09/10/2012 Grateful Family Leaves More Than $10 Million to Support OHSU Heart Research
07/23/2012 OHSU Foundation Board of Trustees Announces New Members
02/02/2012 OHSU Foundation Board Announces New Trustees
11/10/2011 Medical Research Foundation Announces 2011 Award Winners
09/16/2011 Bob and Charlee Moore of Bob's Red Mill Commit to Donate $25 Million to Launch OHSU Nutrition Institute
09/08/2011 $5 Million Gift from John Gray Advances Melanoma Research at OHSU
07/07/2011 Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation Announces New Executive Director
06/16/2011 Gifts Totaling More Than $27 Million Ensure Construction of New OHSU School of Dentistry
03/03/2011 OHSU School of Dentistry Receives $5.1 Million Bequest to Support Scholarships
11/17/2010 Medical Research Foundation Announces 2010 Award Winners
10/18/2010 Anonymous $10 Million Gift to OHSU School of Medicine Establishes Scholarship Fund for Students with Potential to Strengthen Oregon's Healthcare Workforce
08/25/2010 Driskill Foundation Awards $5 Million to Advance OHSU's Pioneering Research in Novel Brain Tumor Treatments
07/15/2010 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Awarded Four Grants Worth More Than $7.75 Million
06/30/2010 Anonymous $5 Million Gift to OHSU School of Medicine Establishes Scholarship Fund for Students with Potential to Strengthen Oregon's Healthcare Workforce
06/29/2010 HEDCO Foundation Grant Advances OHSU's Effort to Build 'Artificial Pancreas'
04/27/2010 OHSU Researcher Named to National Academy of Sciences
04/26/2010 In Memoriam: Steve Sanders, Former OHSU Foundation President
04/20/2010 Columbia Sportswear’s Boyle family, Including ‘One Tough Mother’ Herself, Endow OHSU Chair in Cancer Research 
02/16/2010 OHSU Foundation Board Announces New Trustees
01/04/2010 OHSU Breast Cancer Researcher Receives $275,000 Grant From Avon Foundation For Women
11/12/2009 Medical Research Foundation Announces 2009 Award Winners
11/03/2009 Helmsley Trust Grant Advances OHSU's Search for a Diabetes Cure
09/14/2009 Philanthropic Investment Powers OHSU's Brian Druker, M.D., Winner of "America's Nobel"
08/27/2009 Pioneering Research in Gene Therapy Benefits from Philanthropic Support
08/23/2009 Gifts to Dean's Fund Build Pediatric Surgery Clinic
08/21/2009 Doernbecher Guild Luncheon Highlights Kids Making Miracles
08/20/2009 Office of Rural Health Announces "Apple A Day" Campaign
06/09/2009 "Raising Champions" Event to Benefit Student Athletes Through the Atlas and Athena Programs
05/13/2009 10th Annual Sam Jackson Guild Luncheon Celebrates the Power of Legacy Gifts
04/21/2009 OHSU Synapse Society Connects the Brain with the Bard
10/29/2008 Knights to Give $100 Million to Cancer Institute