Founding TCHF of Oregon Board Member Fr. Theodore (Ted) Weber celebrated his 60th anniversary as a priest this year. A fixture in the local Catholic community, Fr. Weber is loved by all that know him. His legacy at Christ the King Church is felt by everyone who has knows him. Beloved patriach of the "Weber Clan", Fr.
As we approach the end of the year and each of the three main chapters of the TCHF hold their annual fundraising events, we want to give a brief update on the 2014 Fund-An-Item (FAI), "Facilities, Health and Safety Upgrades". We deeply apprecaite the support that you all give each year towards the FAI and think that it is our responsibility to let you know when the project is fulfilled on a timely basis.
Thank you one all for another great event. It is hard to believe that it has already been 17 years and we could not have accomplished anything without the help of our many friends, benefactors and board members. Once again hosted by the Riverside Golf & Country Club here in Portland, we were welcomed by clear and sunny skies after a morning of questionable weather. Special thanks to Kenneth and Valerie Troyer for once again taking the role of Presenting Sponsor in honor of Valerie's late father and early board member Donald MuCullough. Finally, great thanks and gratitude to the Org
Thank you very much to local quilters and long time supports of the TCHF Delores Piller and Pat Swanson for their 225th quilt donation.
John Brockamp, President of TCHF of Oregon has embarked on a new enterprise to support the TCHF Endowment Fund. He recently purchased an ELF solar and pedal powered vehicle. He is now selling the amazing trike, and donating the proceeds to the Endowment Fund. He recently rode the ELF in the Portland Bridge Pedal, and is planning on making appearances at other events in the Portland area to promote the vehicle and TCHF. For more information, visit the new website at: www.elftricycles.com