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Melvin J. Murdock

Melvin J. Murdock

Benefactor of the
Murdock Charitable Trust.

Jack Murdock
"A Life Well Lived"


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Charitable grants from the Murdock Trust enrich the lives of Northwest citizens

The M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust seeks to enrich the quality of life in the Pacific Northwest by providing grants and enrichment programs to non-profit organizations that seek to strengthen the region's educational, spiritual, and cultural base in creative and sustainable ways.


The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust welcomes Shaleetta Hicks – 2014/2015 The Fellows Program – Portland

Shaleetta HicksWe are happy to welcome Shaleetta Hicks to the Trust as a Fellow as part of the 2014/2015 The Fellows Program – Portland. Shaleetta is a recent graduate from the University of Richmond with a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies titled Health Instruction and Social Justice with a minor in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Her time at the Trust will be to develop a foundational knowledge in the grant proposal process, fund development, and networking. Read more

2014 Partners in Science Regional Gathering

2014 Partners in Science Regional MeetingWe recently held our Partners in Science Regional Meeting where more than 70 high school teachers and science researchers from across the Pacific Northwest came together to present their findings on the research they've done over the course of one or two summers. View larger image