Spirit Mountain buoys local orgs

The Spirit Mountain Community Fund Awarded over $699,000 to 26 non-profit organizations in northwest Oregon, three of which were in Marion County.

Advantage Smiles for Kids, an organization that works to provide dental care for at risk youth in Oregon and Idaho, received $44,000.

CAUSA Oregon, an organization that works to improve the lives of Latino immigrants and their families in Oregon, received $11,540.

Lines for Life, a 24/7 free, confidential help line for military members, lonely seniors, youth and those struggling with drug and alcohol abuse, received $40,000.

The total donation in Marion County was $95,540.