Linn – Benton Chapter

Christmas Tree Decorating Crew

Members of the Linn-Benton Chapter decorate the Christmas Tree’s at the Pape locations in Tangent and Harrisburg!

Linn/Benton Chapter of OWA serves the mid-Willamette Valley area and our members are very active in projects that benefit the community. We support youth and schools by giving educational scholarships and grants. We partner with organizations that educate others about the importance of agriculture in our state. Join us to communicate the story of agriculture in Oregon.

2018 Linn-Benton Chapter Officers

President: Katie Glaser
Vice President : Mary Hood
Secretary: Kristi Miller
Treasurer: Lori Boshart

Upcoming Chapter Meeting

April 10, 6 PM – Home of  Kristi Miller

 Linn-Benton Chapter Meetings

The Linn-Benton Chapter meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6 PM.

2018 Meeting Dates/Location

May 8 – Home of Betty Jo Smith
June 12- Linn-Benton Social- Home of Lori Boshart
July- No meeting
August 14 – Home of Shelbie Coon
September 11 – Home of Dona Coon
October 9 – Home of Kirstin Pick
November 13- Home of Sue Kalina
December 2018- Christmas Tree Decorating, No meeting.
January 9, 2019 – Home of Lori Boshart

Scholarships

The Linn-Benton Chapter offers two scholarships every year.

Eligibility: Applicant must have been a resident of Linn or Benton County a minimum of two years during their high school education, must have sophomore status by fall term with an agricultural major. Download the 2018 Scholarship Application for Agriculture Major.

Linn-Benton Chapter also offers a scholarship to children or grandchildren of Linn-Benton Women for Agriculture members in any major. Download the 2018 Scholarship Application for a child or grandchild of an Linn-Benton member.

Scholarships are due April 15, 2018.

Scholarship questions contact: Stacey Meneses, stacey.meneses@northwestfcs.com, 541-409-7882

Congratulations to our 2017 recipients Stephanie Wallace and Brittany Mills.

Points for Profit

Help support our Points for Profit fundraising.  Save your receipts from these local Points for Profit businesses and give it to any Linn/Benton member. We appreciate all your help!!

  • Members gather to make Christmas tree ornaments for Pape Christmas trees at Tangent and Harrisburg.
  • The Linn-Benton Chapter donated $125 towards tomato starts for Clover Ridge Elementary School's agriculture field day.
  • 2017 Scholarship recipients Brittany Mills (left) and Stephanie Wallace.
  • Linn-Benton Members at the Annual Points for Profit Awards Banquet, where the chapter was awarded the third place award!
  • Linn-Benton members test out the photo opportunity at the Linn County Fair Booth.
Chapter News

Linn-Benton Spring Update

Linn-Benton Chapter Fall Update

Linn Benton Chapter Summer Update

Linn Benton Chapter Spring Update

Linn-Benton Chapter Winter Update

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Upcoming Events
  1. Lane Chapter Meeting

    June 1 @ 8:15 am - 9:00 am
  2. AAW Legislative Fly-In

    June 3 - June 6
  3. Marion Clackamas Chapter Meeting

    June 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Antique Powerland Day at the Park

Join OWA for a fun-filled event May 19- 9 AM-4PM at Antique Powerland in Brooks! To help contact Dona Coon or Mallory Phelan!