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.
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.
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 Schools Foundation
The LOSDF invests in teachers to keep the community and its schools strong.
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.
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."
Project POOCH
Project POOCH pairs incarcerated youth with homeless shelter dogs.
Lines for Life
Lines for Life exists to end substance abuse and suicide.
Red Sweater Project
Red Sweater Project works to eradicate extreme poverty through affordable, accessible and advanced educational facilities in Tanzania, East Africa.
WaterAfrica works to improve the lives of hundreds of families in Zambia by providing clean water and sanitation stations.