Donate By Mail
Development Department
1411 SW Morrison St, Suite 250
Portland, OR 97205
Donate Over the Phone
(503) 946-3404 x5300
We can also discuss planned gifts, matching gifts, credit card reward gifts, or gifts of stock.
Employer Matching
Thousands of companies in the US will match an employee's donation to Northwest Outward Bound School. This is a great way to double your impact. Usually all you need is your donation receipt and our Employer Identification Number (EIN): 45-3463744
Planned Giving
Help us change lives through challenge and discovery for generations to come. A gift from your estate will forge a lasting legacy that has an impact for generations. If you would like to make a gift from your estate, please contact Mitsu Iwasaki, Executiv
In Kind Gift
Make a donation of a good or service to support our base camps or to support an auction at one of our fundraising events. Email Melissa Ulrich, Development Assistant at [email protected] if you would like to make a gift of goods or
Honor / Memorial Gift
Give a meaningful gift for a special occasion or in memory of a loved one by making a donation that will change lives. With your gift simply specify who the gift is in honor of, their address, the occasion, and the address of the honoree.
Stock Gift
Donating shares of stock can offer significant tax advantages to you. It is easy to arrange by contacting our broker Charles Schwab (800) 435 4000 (toll free) Account #: 1321-2430. Please contact our Development Department to alert us of the gift.
NWOBS 2014 Annual Report
- NWOBS 2014 Annual Report

This year marks our 50th year serving students from across the country in our great Pacific Northwest. Founded in 1965 by Don Vetterlein, with Bill Byrd serving as the first School Director, we have, through our courses, changed countless lives through challenge and discovery. As we prepare to honor and celebrate our 50 year legacy, we have heard from numerous past sta, alumni, and supporters of Outward Bound the profound impact Outward Bound has had on their lives. We are grateful for your continuing support and for an opportunity to continue to serve our mission and honor all those who sacrificed to create Northwest Outward Bound School. > MORE

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