Orille Hogue Establishes Three Funds

Orille Hogue Fund

Orille Hogue established three permanent endowment funds at the Community Foundation of Portage and District. In the picture from left to right are: CFPD Chair Barney Christianson, Hogue’s sister Florence Shirtliff, Orille Hogue and niece Heather Sim.

On September 6, 2012, the Community Foundation of Portage and District (CFPD) Chair Barney Christianson and Orille Hogue signed the Fund Agreements for three new endowment funds.

Orille and Gwen Hogue were active and engaged members in our community for many years and they looked back fondly on those years spent together. Orille stated that he and his late wife had always wanted to give even more to their community when they could. To that end, he had made estate arrangements to benefit interests close to their hearts, as well as local registered charities in a broader sense. Continue reading