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Thank you for supporting the GFO!


Donate Now - Credit Card - Click one of the buttons above.

PayPal  -  If you'd prefer to donate via PayPal, log into your PayPal account and select "Send Money."
Then send it to Please use ".org" rather than ".com." Be sure to enter a note to let us know that you are making a donation. (Fees are similar to credit cards, deducted from the amount of donation.)

Checks  -  Please download and print a donation form (PDF). Your check may be made payable to GFO, and your gift and form may be mailed to:

               GFO Library
               2505 S.E. 11th Ave., Suite B-18
               Portland, OR 97202-1061

Note: Checks mailed in will take longer to process due to COVID-19 restrictions on volunteer staffing.

Cash  -  Accepted in person at the library by appointment.

Vehicle Donations  -  Donate your car, truck, motorcycle, RV, or boat to The Genealogical Forum of Oregon by simply completing the form below and we'll reach out to you to arrange the pick-up of your vehicle donation, at no cost to you. You may qualify for a tax deduction while supporting a cause that is near and dear to your heart! Click here to arrange a pickup or call 855-500-7433.

Planned Giving  -  Arranging for a bequest to benefit the GFO is a terrific way to help ensure the future of the Genealogical Forum of Oregon.  It’s easy to accomplish and won’t affect your assets or cash flow during your lifetime. If you have questions or would like more information, please send an email to Endowment.

Annual Giving  -  Once a year, GFO’s Annual Appeal to its membership raises funds to address current needs and ongoing projects.  Also, did you know you can donate to GFO through the Oregon Cultural Trust and qualify for an Oregon State Cultural Tax Credit? For more information, visit Oregon Cultural Trust.

We invite you to take a look at GFO's Fundraising Policy.  If you have questions, please send us an email.

GFO is a non-profit organization and has attained I.R.S. Section 501(c)(3) status. As such, all gifts and contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. The GFO’s Federal Tax ID is 93-6026015.

Every dollar you give goes to support the GFO and its mission since everyone involved in the organization is a volunteer!