Non-profit Community Organizations

Arts Council of Lake Oswego
The Arts Council mission is to ensure the arts are an integral part of the lives of Lake Oswego citizens.
Cat Adoption Team
CAT gives deserving felines another chance at life by placing them in loving homes.
Child Centered Solutions
Child Centered Solutions helps protect child clients from the trauma of the custody process, ensuring that their best interests remain at the forefront of everyone’s mind. Attorney services are free to child clients and their families.
The Children's Course
Mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programming that builds character, values and healthy choices through the game of golf.
ChristieCare creates & delivers mental health solutions that promote enriched, full lives for children & families. As one of the oldest continuously operating agencies serving children & families in Oregon, the roots of ChristieCare date back to 1859.
Incight provides education, employment, networking and independence opportunities for people with disabilities.
Janus Youth Programs
Janus Youth Programs is one of the largest nonprofits in the NW committed to delivering innovative community-based programs and has been changing lives and building futures for children & families in OR & WA since 1972.
Lake Oswego Adult Community Center
The LOACC Foundation's objective is to secure assets sufficient to provide sustainable income for the Center. Their goal is to serve as an Endowment, with an annual return to be used toward the functioning of the Center.
Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber actively promotes business success in partnership with the Lake Oswego community.
Lake Oswego Preservation Society
The Society's mission is to help educate the public about the importance of preservation and reusing buildings.
Lake Oswego School District Foundation
The LOSDF invests in teachers to keep the community and its schools strong.
Lake Oswego Women's Club
Their mission is to bring the women of Lake Oswego together through promoting through their common interests in the civic, cultural, educational, and social welfare of the community.
Lakewood Center for the Arts
Lakewood Center for the Arts has 2 goals: 1)The establishment and maintenance of a permanent multi-arts and theatre facility. 2)The sponsorship & coordination of education & cultural programming in visual arts, theatre & community events.
Marjies Fund
The purpose of this organization is to increase awareness and educate women about gynecologic cancers.
Northwest Film Center
The NW Film Center exists to encourage, study, and appreciate moving image arts.
Oswego Heritage Council
The Oswego Heritage Council promotes the preservation of the community's legacy of historically significant buildings, sites, natural charm and recorded materials, and cooperates with other organizations working toward similar goals.
Oregon Historical Society
The OHS works to further the institutional mission to "collect, preserve, exhibit, publish, and make available materials of historical character and interest, & collaborate with other groups and individuals with similar aims."
Oregon Partnership Lines for Life
Lines for Life exists to end substance abuse and suicide.
Project POOCH
Project POOCH pairs incarcerated youth with homeless shelter dogs.
Red Sweater Project
Red Sweater Project works to eradicate extreme poverty through affordable, accessible and advanced educational facilities in Tanzania, East Africa.
Robin Hood Festival Association
This festival, rich in history, adds to livability in Sherwood, OR.
Sherwood YMCA
Mission driven, values based organization provides quality affordable services for all.
Sisters Of The Road Cafe
Sisters Of The Road supports community- driven solutions to the calamities of homelessness & poverty. The café is open to everyone, serving low cost, hot, nutritious meals that can be purchased in a variety of ways ~ cash, food stamps or work.
WaterAfrica works to improve the lives of hundreds of families in Zambia by providing clean water and sanitation stations.