The Ben Serafin Fund

The Ben Serafin Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation awards scholarships and grants annually to recipients in Douglas County, primarily in the community of Glide. The Ben Serafin Fund was created in 2007 in honor of Ben Serafin, a community leader, founder of the Fall Creek Ranch Foundation, and long-time resident of Glide.

Grant Application Process
Grantee Reporting
Staff Assistance


The Ben Serafin competitive grants program accepts applications for the fall cycle to support local service districts and nonprofit organizations in Douglas County, with preference given to organizations located in Glide and serving the Glide community. Approximately $50,000 is available for grantmaking each year.