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 nonprofit organizations that seek to strengthen the region's educational, spiritual, and cultural base in creative and sustainable ways.
Partners in Science Teacher Wins Presidential Award
Bradford Hill, a teacher at Southridge High School in Beaverton, Oregon, and a current Partner in the Trust's Partners in Science program, is the recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. The award, considered the nation's highest honor for teachers of mathematics and science, also comes with $10,000 from the National Science Foundation. We are extremely proud of Bradford and the caliber of teachers who participate in the Partners in Science program. Read the full article here.