If you have not previously attended Chorale concerts, we hope you take the step of coming to hear us. If you are a long-time supporter, we will appreciate your continued support.

Sustaining the organization requires the generous support of individuals, businesses and foundations to further the Chorale’s activities. Please join fellow patrons of the arts in making tax deductible contributions to the Chorale.

Please consider donating to the Oregon Chorale

  • Click the DONATE button above to make a one time or recurring monthly contribution. 
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  • Oregon Chorale does will not save nor have access to your credit card or other sensitive payment details.
  • Your donation is tax deductible!
  • Oregon Chorale is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization registered in the state of Oregon.

Become A Friend of The Chorale! 

Friends of the Chorale give to support:

• The arts in Washington County and beyond.
• Musical opportunities for youth.
• Engaging and emotionally charged choral concerts.

Friends of the Chorale are individuals who pledge to donate $500 or more per years to support growth of the musical community. If you would like to become a Friend of the Chorale, please contact Caitlin Stave at

As a Friend of the Chorale, you receive:

• Reserved priority seating at all our concerts.
• Your name in our concert programs.
• One Oregon Chorale CD of your choice.
• Special invitation to an appreciation event (with musical entertainment).
• Invitation to sit in on a rehearsal.

The Oregon Chorale wishes to thank the following contributors for their generous support during the 2018-2019 season:
Friends of The Chorale
($100 TO $499)
(Up To $99)
Terry Blackburn & Launa Rae Mathews
David Clarke
Nan & John Dahlquist
Bruce & Kathy Hanna
Ralph & Marilynn Helzerman
Karen & Lance Kenyon
Thomas & Joy Licata
Paul & Linda Minor
Mike & Laura McMurray
Reedville Café
Jeanette Chua Sabino
Silverna & Raymond Scott
Colin & Victoria Shepard
Karen Stratton & Roger Golliver
Tom Tiernan
Wayne & Anne Weld-Martin
Raymond Bekken
Richard Berkey
Alice Bishop
David Clarke
Kristina DeShazo
Kenneth & Rosa Lee Dickson
Ed & Karin Doyle
M. Farrell
Charlotte Fiske
Rhonda Patten & Andrew Glew
Steven & Laurie Holser
Fred & Letha Johnson
Charles & Nancy Johnson
Martha Moyer
Kristine Peterson
Jane Romig
Allen Schauffler in memory of Dave Schauffler
Cindy Uecker
Janice Upton
William Wuertz
Gordon Zaft
Jabke Buesseler
Clinton Harris
Dennis Kelly
Emerald Lockhart
Diego Norris
Virginia & James Tinling
Michelle Valko
Corporate Sponsors Grants Student Free-Admission Grant
 Lithtex Printing Solutions Autzen Foundation
Henry L. Hillman, Jr. Foundation
Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council
Juan Young Trust
Oregon Arts Commission
Oregon International Airshow
Randall Charitable Trust
Reser Family Foundation
Wheeler Foundation
Ralph & Marilynn Helzerman
Rewards Programs Donations Facebook Network for Good Matching Funds
Kroeger – Fred Meyer
Anonymous Donors
Kaiser Foundation
Portland General Electric
Regional Arts & Culture Council
Special Thanks and In-Kind Donations Bernie Kuehn Music Scholarship
Mary Kay Babcock and Century High School

Samuel Barbara, Jason Palmer, Dean Angela Berdahl, and the PCC Rock Creek Music Department

Jennifer Binkley-Sabino

Hannah Early, Shanti Michael and St. Matthew Catholic Church

Grant Edwards and Bond Organ

Dave Ellsworth for constructing and donating special performance platforms

Roger Golliver

Karen Kuehn for donating a new trailer for storage and transport of Oregon Chorale performance platforms

Scott Palmer

Photos by Don White

John Shuck, Liz Sayler and Southminster Presbyterian Church

Justin Smith and Marylhurst University

In recognition of founding director Bernie Kuehn’s 30 years of service and contribution to the community, the Oregon Chorale has established an endowed scholarship with the Hillsboro Community Foundation. This ongoing, perpetual award will be for high school and eventually university students wishing to pursue a career in music, and particularly, conducting. If you would like to be a part of this special tribute to Bernie, please contact Cindy Uecker at or 503-319-4234.
Bernie Kuehn Music Scholarship Founders Circle
Betty Adams in memory of Robert Lammlen
Bill & Dottie Baldwin
Terry Blackburn
Steve & Joan Callaway
Timothy & Deanne Carlisle
John & Nan Dahlquist
Ed & Karin Doyle
Kayse Durgan
Robert & Kendra Friar
Timothy R. Hall
Ralph & Marilynn Helzerman
Hillsboro Pharmacy Coffee Group
Bernd R. Kuehn
Karen Helen Kuehn
The Lien Sisters:
Diane Gatke
Karen Kenyon
Kristina DeShazo
Launa Rae Mathews
Paul & Linda Minor
Brad & Linda Needham
Oregon Chorale Altos, past & present
Oregon Chorale Basses, past & present
Oregon Chorale Tenors, past & present
Oregon Chorale Sopranos, past & present
Rodgers Instruments Corporation
Mark & Theresa Savoy
Christopher & Kathleen Schaefer
Raymond & Silverna Scott
Vance & Kyle Sele
Colin & Victoria Shepard
Susan & Ron Swingen
Cindy & Jeffry Uecker
Gordon Zaft
Bernie Kuehn Music Scholarship Donors, 2017-2018
Kenneth & Rosa Lee Dickson
Ralph & Marilynn Helzerman

Reedville Cafe
Special thanks to the Reedville Cafe for generously providing meeting space for board and committee meetings and staying open late for our after concert parties!