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Thank you for considering a gift to GFO today!

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PayPal  -  If you'd prefer to donate via PayPal, just log into your PayPal account and select "Send Money," then send it to Please be sure to use .org rather than .com. Be sure to enter a note to let us know that you are making a 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  -  Not currently accepted due to library COVID-19 closure.

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 on-going 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!