charity The State Of Giving In The State Of Oregon By Geoffrey Riley & Emily Cureton • Apr 29, 2015 OSU Press Listen Listening... / 41:42 Greg Chaillé and Kristin Anderson pump up the virtues of giving time and/or money. There are SO MANY charities looking for help, either from money or volunteers. And now there is a book that gives a broad picture of the situation in the state of Oregon. State of Giving: Stories of Oregon Volunteers, Donors, and Nonprofits is a description of current conditions and a manifesto for greater civic engagement. Oregon's Worst Charities, 2013 Edition By Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren • Dec 24, 2013 Deviant Art/Wikimedia Listen Listening... / 20:52 Ellen Klem explains why charities end up on the "Worst Charities" list in Oregon. In this season of giving, many people either make gifts of donations to charity or make year-end donations to beef up their charity deductions on the next income tax return. Oregon's Justice Department puts out an annual list of "the worst charities" seeking donations in Oregon. Rogue Valley Food Projects On The Grow By Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren • Sep 18, 2013 Ashland Food Project Listen Listening... / 17:02 Paul Giancarlo and Jane Maynard discuss how the Food Project works. Donations to food banks tend to run higher during the holiday season.