Sisters Seed to Table - Sustainable Agriculture Education
Hospice Camp Sunrise - Helping children to express difficult feelings and emotions
Volunteers in Medicine - Healthcare to hundreds of low-income adults
SPArK - Igniting the Power of Science Education
Furry Friends - Helping families and their pets in the Sisters area
Sisters Folk Festival - Music and arts education
Sisters Park & Recreation - Adventure, after school programs and scholarships for children of needy families
  • Teaching Values


    The Roundhouse Foundation supports creative projects and organizations through art, environmental conservation, social services, community leadership and education....

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  • Together We Can


    The Roundhouse Foundation provides general and project support to organizations that bring creative ideas and connections to the communities of Sisters, the Central Oregon region, rural Oregon...

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  • Preparing Our Youth


    We proudly support programs that prepare our youth for a life of leadership. Several of the programs we support are using innovative teaching techniques to pave the path...

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  • Who Qualifies


    The Roundhouse Foundation is interested in funding innovative community arts programs that possess one or more of these characteristics: Support community enrichment through the arts Offer cross...

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Latest Program News

Commissioned Fire Pit for Artworks Building in Sisters

The Roundhouse Foundation commissioned Ponderosa Forge and Ironworks to create this beautiful fire pit that sits in front of the Sisters Artworks building. Designed and built by Sisters artist Jeff Wester, this hand forged steel and copper piece symbolizes Roundhouse’s continued commitment to creative projects in Central Oregon and other rural areas.


Learning the Value of Leadership

“Oregon Association of Student Council (OASC) Summer Camp 2015 was one of the most amazing experiences I have had in my life. I would not have been able to take part in this incredible event if the Roundhouse Foundation had not given me their support, thank you. Roundhouse gave me the opportunity to grow and better myself as an individual and team player.

OASC not only taught me how to be comfortable outside my comfort zone, it taught me to thrive outside it. Through this experience, I was able to break the boundaries that I had set up for myself throughout my life. I let people, whom were complete strangers the first day, into my life in ways I have not with people whom I have known for years. My fourteen-person council has turned into my family, best friends, and a group of individuals who will love and support each other for the rest of our lives.”Read More