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Dear Friends,

As a donor to Samaritan Health Services, you are part of a powerful group — 6,000 strong — that sees the value in supporting local health care through the Albany General Hospital FoundationGood Samaritan Hospital FoundationLebanon Community Hospital FoundationNorth Lincoln Hospital Foundation and Pacific Communities Health District Foundation.

Please enjoy just a few examples in this report of the ways your contributions have helped others. Each and every gift has a special story and makes a profound impact. Thank you!

 
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Your Donations Help Support Our Core Values

Samaritan Foundations fund projects and initiatives that help build healthier communities in support of Samaritan Health Services’ core values of passion, respect, integrity, dedication and excellence. Together, we serve the local communities with PRIDE in pursuit of high-quality health care close to home.

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Improving Patient Care Through Strategic Priorities

The donors that support Samaritan Foundations do so in alignment with Samaritan Health Services’ organizational priorities: quality & service excellence, employee engagement, community partnership and sustainability. The projects and initiatives funded by community donors support the important work our health care providers do each and every day to highlight these commitments.

About Samaritan Foundations

We invite you to learn about Samaritan Foundations’ current fundraising campaigns, including how you can play an important role in supporting health care services in our region:

Samaritan Treatment & Recovery Services

New Hospital Project - Newport

New Hospital Project - Lincoln City

Our Directors and Trustees play an important role in helping guide each local foundation to raise and allocate funds to improve the health of our local communities.

Joseph Hawes, Chair 
Chris Hanson, Vice Chair 
Jim Decker, Immediate Past Chair 
Heather McGowan, CPA, Secretary/Treasurer
Dell Alexander, Director
Brenda Burch, Director
Kimberly Christensen, CRA, Director
Michael Cowgill, Attny, Director
Kari Goodyear, Director
Mary Gray, Director
Barbara Hansen, Director
Holly Hood, Director 
Justin Krueger, Director
Charles Mouradian, Director
Perry Ordeman, Director
Dick Running, CPA, Director

Ryan Sparks, DMD, President
Greg Goracke, Vice President
Carol Lee Woodstock, Past President
Steve Uerlings, Treasurer
Maddie Thompson, Secretary
Pete Barnhisel, Trustee
Tammy Bray, PhD, Trustee
Katie Chambers, Trustee
Gloria Chaves, Trustee
Kay Dawson, Trustee
Ed Easterling, Trustee
Kelly Gallagher, Trustee
Michael Huntington, MD, Trustee
Aaron Manley, Trustee
Ron Marek, Trustee
Tom Marker, MD, Trustee
Bill Mercer, Trustee
Ken Pastega, Trustee
James Ramseyer, Trustee
Bond Starker, Trustee
Ron Stevens, Trustee
Stacie Wyss-Schoenborn, Trustee

Debbie Paul, President
Judge Richard Triska, Vice President
Lori Hill, Secretary
Steve Hanscam, CPA, Treasurer
Bill Rauch, CPA, Trustee / Past President
Joanne Nelson, Trustee / Past President
Bob Adams, Trustee
Linn Armstrong, Trustee
Linda Bahrke, Trustee
Maxine Bailey, RN, Trustee
Al Barrios, Trustee
Marda Blem, RN, Trustee
Louise Crittenden, Trustee
John Dinges, Trustee
Charlie Eads, Trustee
Jan Hull, Trustee
Kristin Hyde, Trustee
Judge Jessica Meyer, Trustee
Mike Patterson, Trustee
Aida Van den Bos, Trustee
Brian Vandetta, Trustee
Robert Wimmer, MD, Trustee

Duane Silbernagel, President
Michael Cheek, MD, Vice President
CeCe Buggenhagen, Secretary
Mark Nicholson, Treasurer
Ann Butler, Past President
Kitty Bushman, Ex-Officio Trustee
Lesley Ogden, MD, Ex-Officio Trustee
Bettye Ruth Gamester, Trustee
Charlotte Lehto, Trustee
Zach Poole, Trustee
Dennis Regen, Trustee
Bruce Robinson, Trustee
Linda Roy, Trustee
Marilyn Salci, Trustee
Mark Sanders, Trustee
Chad Ulrich, Trustee
Charlene Vandervelden, Trustee
Wendy Wilson, Trustee
Aimee Thompson, President
Jackie Stankey, RN, Vice President
Nancy Stevens, Past President 
Laurie Ferris, Treasurer
John Baker, Secretary
Kathryn Doksum, Ex-Officio Trustee
Lesley Ogden, MD, Ex-Officio Trustee
Fred Postlewait, Ex-Officio Trustee
Julia Carlson, Trustee
Doug Chadwick, DMD, Trustee
Kathleen Grady, Trustee
Brian Haggerty, Trustee
Kelly Hewitt, MD, Ex-Officio Trustee
Scarlett Kier, Trustee
Lalori Lager, Trustee
David Larsen, MD, Trustee
Diane Mattson, Trustee
Tim Miller, Trustee
George Plant, Trustee
Tiana Tucker, EdD, Trustee
Matt Updenkelder, Trustee
Kathy Windell, Trustee
Vicki Meyer, Trustee
 

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