“Any of our shared experiences – art, gardening, family – that is what grows our souls.” Kate Bennison

Grace Institute is deeply thankful for the generosity of organizations and individuals who have contributed services, materials, and financial support. These gifts are helping to continue Grace Institute’s commitment to its work and mission.


  • Alice Kelleway Family Fund
  • Ann Lee Schneider Memorial Scholarship Fund (beloved founding artist)
  • Camps for Kids, Inc.
  • Clackamas Education Service District (K-12 Summer Learning)
  • Colleen Cavin Memorial Fund for Book & Paper Art
  • Friends and families of Grace Art Camp and Grace Institute
  • Juan Young Trust (Bright Spots, Digital Arts Program)
  • Kate Bennison Grace Art Camp Scholarship Fund
  • Margaret Watt Endowment
  • Marie Lamfrom Charitable Foundation (Visiting Cultural Guest Artist Program)
  • Oregon Community Foundation (K-12 Summer Learning Program)
  • Women of Grace, Grace Memorial Episcopal Church


  • Agilyx
  • Beneficial State Bank
  • Beverly and Erroyl Hawley Family Fund of Oregon Community Foundation
  • Bridgetown Wealth Management
  • Bullseye Glass
  • Camps for Kids, Inc
  • Carleton Hart Architecture
  • Confluence Project
  • Creo Chocolate
  • Cyclyx
  • Grace Memorial Episcopal Church Foundation
  • Hoover Family Fund
  • John Gray Design | Build
  • Juan Young Trust
  • Marie Lamfrom Charitable Foundation
  • Marmals
  • Mary & Pete Mark Fund of Oregon Community Foundation
  • Morrison Family Charitable Foundation
  • Oregon Community Foundation
  • Portland Family Dentistry
  • Regional Arts and Culture Council
  • Steeplejack Brewing Co.
  • Urang-Schuberth Family
  • Walsh Construction
  • Windermere Foundation


  • A Children’s Place Bookstore
  • Blick
  • Bullseye Glass
  • Fullcourt Press
  • Roger V. Thomas Estate
  • Starbucks at NE 46th & Fremont

A special thanks goes to Grace Memorial Episcopal Church and its Parish who continue to welcome the many creative activities that burst with joy surrounding their campus each camp, the endless hours of volunteer support, and for continuing to extend to us a low rent home.

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