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Oregon Women in Timber raises $50,000 at OLC
The Oregon Women in Timber (OWIT) raised approximately $50,000 at the Wednesday night dinner and auction at the 2013 Oregon Logging Conference. All the proceeds went to support the OWIT's forest education program, Talk About Trees.
The OWIT kicked off the 75th AnnuaL Oregon Logging Conference on Wednesday, February 20, at the Playwrights Hall at the at the Eugene Hilton. People gathered for the auction, reception and dinner.
Great Auction Items
The auction items this year were top notch: hunting and fishing gear, ladies themed baskets, and getaway trips. There was also a “Rock of Ages” Portland theater package donated by Geoff Stathos and United Risk Solutions, Inc., a unique framed scroll saw artwork piece by retired forester, John Washburn, as well as a golf package at Tokatee Golf Club.
If you would like to help support OWIT and their Talk about Trees program, just click here.