Veg Net Bend

We promote education of the healthiest lifestyle, a plant based diet for our bodies, our world and all creatures who share it. Monthly potlucks, programs, films, etc.

Upper Deschutes Watershed Council

We are dedicated to protecting and restoring 2,100 miles of rivers and streams in Central Oregon though projects in ecological restoration and community education.

Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory

Offering interpretive exhibits, public observatory, educational programs, botanical garden, nature trail. Our program leaders provide a fun and thoughtful view of our natural environment.

Oregon Natural Desert Association

With more than 4,000 members and supporters, Oregon Natural Desert Association (ONDA) protects, defends, and restores Oregon’s deserts through both advocacy and restoration work.

Oregon Environmental Council

A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization with more than 1700 members throughout the state. OEC advances innovative, collaborative solutions to Oregon’s environmental challenges for today and future generations.

Oregon League of Conservation Voters Education Fund

Oregon League of Conservation Voters Education Fund works to increase the political effectiveness of Oregon’s environmental community by educating, training, and coordinating citizens and organizations. OLCV Education Fund is dedicated to giving Oregonians the knowledge and skills they need to be effective advocates for the environment. OLCV Education Fund also educates elected officials about environmental priorities.

88.9 KPOV, High Desert Community Radio

A local non-profit radio station promoting an engaged thoughtful community, KPOV is radio by the people for the people of Central Oregon. We strengthen community and democracy through grassroots participation in independent, non-commercial radio. KPOV 88.9 High Desert Community Radio is the only non-profit radio station broadcasting from Bend. KPOV can be heard throughout Deschutes County and Prineville.

East Cascade Audubon Society

The East Cascades Audubon Society furthers the knowledge and appreciation of birds and their habitats through field trips, education, and citizen science projects.

CampFire USA Central Oregon

Camp Fire provides positive youth development by helping boys and girls become self-reliant, self-confident kids and future leaders and focuses on family, work, health, love and providing community service. We instill a passion for friendship, nature, community in kids and have been doing so in Bend since 1916.