GRAY FAMILY FOUNDATION NEWS ARCHIVE

6/22/2015 Sprucing Up Camp Kiwanilong
06/11/2015 Gray Family Foundation Announces Outdoor Education is Big Business for Oregon’s Statewide Economies
06/02/2015 K-12 Geography Education in Oregon Gets $200,000 Boost
05/12/2015 South Slough Gets $10K Grant
05/11/2015 Canyonville Youngsters Hike Through Alder Creek Community Forest
05/04/2015 Salem Environmental Nonprofit Awarded $7,000 Grant
04/17/2015 7th Graders Get Another Chance at Outdoor School
Fall 2014 Keeping it clean
10/01/2013 Grants Press Release Fall 2013
11/08/2012 Deschutes Land Trust Tribute
10/26/2012 Business Journal Article about Gray Family Foundation
10/24/2012 Wonderful story about John Gray by Ashley Campion
10/22/2012 Willamette Week Story about John Gray
10/19/2012 John Gray, Developer and Philanthropist, dies at 93

VIDEOS
5/3/2013 Outdoor School, an Outdoor Tradition (Video by KATU news)
11/16/2012 Oregon Field Guide – Outdoor School – Video by OPB
11/1/2013 Play Again Film Trailer

INTERESTING ARTICLES & WEBLINKS
5/21/2014 Oregon Saw Chain Manufacturing Corporation w/ mention of John Gray
8/14/2013 Get Students Outside and Still Meet Standards – Children and Nature Network
7/25/2013 Planting Seeds of Science – Seattle times article about how getting kids outside leads kids to study science.
6/28/2013 Environmental Education Research
6/7/2013 Beyond Ecophobia Yes Magazine originally published November 1998
6/4/2013 Children’s Outdoor Bill of Rights Chicago Wilderness
5/29/2013 Do Kids have enough Access to Nature? Ecomyths
5/15/2013 The problem with American schools is not teachers, it is the structural way we support teachers. Based on the book “Finnish Lessons.”
3/25/2013 Grantmaking Formula for the New Normal – Why funding operations, technical support and advocacy makes sense.
3/18/2013 Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong – Ted talk – We need to think about the big goals of charity rather than trying to keep overhead low.
3/13/2013 A Student ‘Sanctuary’ Outdoors Mail Tribune
2/19/2013 Making Ecology Cool – T-shirts to support a cause
1/21/2013 A Beaker and a Job High Country News – another reason outdoor school matters…it leads to jobs
12/9/2012 Nature is the Best Playground Fast Company
12/9/2012 Teens and Nature – Trend Report Stage of Life
12/9/2012 Latino Groups ready to fight climate change The Nation
8/1/2012 Revolutionary Plots: Urban Agriculture Orion Magazine
8/1/2012 Look, Don’t Touch The Problem with Environmental Education Orion Magazine