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Verne Catt McDowell Corporation


Last Updated: 2016-05-12

At A Glance

Verne Catt McDowell Corporation

P.O. Box 1336

Albany, OR United States 97321-0440

Telephone: (541) 924-0976

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $275,449

Total giving: $10,042





Additional Contact Information

Application address: 2905 44th Ave., S.E., Albany OR 97322


Established in 1968 in OR - I.A. McDowell established the foundation in memory of his wife, Verne Catt McDowell

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to members of the Disciples of Christ Church for graduate theological studies.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships for graduate theological studies to ministers ordained or studying to meet the requirements to be ordained as a minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Preference is given to OR residents.

Verne Catt McDowell Corporation Scholarship

Applicants must have baccalaureate degrees from accredited liberal arts colleges or universities, and be accepted into professional degree programs at graduate institutions of theological education which are accredited by the General Assembly of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Support is given in the form of a monthly stipend.

Fields of Interest

  • Family disability resources
  • Family services
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Mental health care
  • Religion
  • Residential mental health care
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • People with disabilities
  • People with psychosocial disabilities

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $275,449 (market value)

Gifts received: $850

Expenditures: $14,843

Total giving: $10,042

Qualifying distributions: $11,320