News Archive

April 20, 2018

Confluence Partners with Vanport Mosaic for Story Gathering

Confluence will host our first Confluence Story Gathering in 2018 as part of the Vanport Mosaic Festival on Sunday, May 27th, from 11:00- 12:30 pm, at the Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center.  To RSVP,...   more >

March 3, 2018

March 2018 News from Confluence

Sharing Stories of Celilo Linda Meanus smiled at the students as she told them stories of growing up with the sound of Celilo Falls ever present. As she spoke this week...   more >

February 6, 2018

Confluence Seeks Celilo Park Project Manager

Confluence is a community-supported nonprofit that connects people to place through art and education. We work in collaboration with northwest tribes, communities and the celebrated artist Maya Lin to create...   more >

January 19, 2018

Confluence on the Columbia

Lower Columbia Road Trip - July 13-15, 2018 Hit the road with Confluence to dig deeper into the storied landscape of the Columbia River system. This three day trip through the...   more >

Annual Appeal Ends + Gift for Monthly Donors

January 3, 2019

Thank you to all of the Friends and Legacy Makers who made the 2018 Confluence Annual Appeal a huge success! We heard from 68 donors who gave more than $16,000 to support this important work!

Your gift helps Confluence connect students, visitors and communities with the history, living cultures and ecology of the Columbia River system through Indigenous voices. 

Along the way, Skamania Lodge near Stevenson, WA stepped up to provide a special incentive offer of a one night stay and dinner for two. We put the names of everyone we heard from in a hat and drew our winners: Congratulations to Confluence Friends Ellen Miyasato and John Benjes! And thanks to the managers at Skamania Lodge for generously donating this special gift of support for Confluence. 

One more big thank you: Warm Springs "fisher-preneurs" Brigette and Sean McConville allowed us to offer a can of their Columbia River salmon to each Friend who opted to donate monthly. This was such a success we're going to keep this up indefinitely. Now anyone who chooses the monthly gift option on our Donate Now page will enjoy this special gift from Salmon King Fisheries. Thanks Brigette and Sean!