Message from our Executive Director

Message from our Executive Director

Dear Columbia Springs Community, It has been an amazing experience leading Columbia Springs! The past four and a half years we’ve accomplished so much because of teamwork, volunteerism and the generous support of our donors. I am so proud to have worked with our staff...
Give More 24!  –  9/19/19

Give More 24! – 9/19/19

How do we motivate giving? By informing passionate people about particular causes and asking them to financially give or volunteer their time to help.Give More 24! is a community wide giving day sponsored by the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington and 170...
Johnson Bixby Supports Hooked on Nature

Johnson Bixby Supports Hooked on Nature

Hooked on Nature10th Annual Auction Dinner Fundraiser featuring our Local Celebrity Chef Salmon Bake-OffOctober 5th, 5:30 to 9:00 p.m.Warehouse ’23, Vancouver, WAPresented by Johnson Bixby Johnson Bixby, a financial planning firm in Vancouver, WA, and Columbia...
Creating family memories at Columbia Springs

Creating family memories at Columbia Springs

My family stumbled on Columbia Springs one Sunday morning years ago when our boys were very small. What caught our attention was the Vancouver Trout Hatchery, which Columbia Springs shares with Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. My little sons were eager to...
Tales of the Awesome Restoration Volunteers

Tales of the Awesome Restoration Volunteers

In early 2018 several local Rotary groups contacted Columbia Springs to plan service events on site. The events were meant to fulfill an international initiative for each Rotarian to plant a tree that year. About half a dozen groups came out to the green spaces of...
Make Your Spring Cleaning Matter

Make Your Spring Cleaning Matter

Even busy working moms think about spring cleaning this time of year. For me, when the sunshine comes in through my windows again after the long winter I realize how dirty my house is. The cleaning binge that ensues is a very important yearly ritual that ensures a...