In this video, shown at Oregon College of Arts and Crafts' Art on the Vine Benefit Gala, Jordan D. Schnitzer, founder of the Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation, and Arlene Schnitzer, co-founder of the Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation, discuss the importance of arts education and the value of 20 years of the Art on the Vine auction. The video begins with an introduction from OCAC President Denise Mullen.
OCAC's 20th annual Art on the Vine Benefit Gala supporting student scholarship raised a record $750,000 on April 11, 2015. The evening was a great success with a sold-out crowd of 475 guests. Dolly Lemelson and Carol Smith-Larson were the event's Honorary Co-Chairs, Don Vollum gave tribute to his mother Jean Vollum - Grand Patron in memoriam, and the video was presented by Jordan Schnitzer, his mother Arlene Schnitzer, and Janet Webster, daughter of Betty and John Gray. Morel Ink's Bill Dickey was this year's Visionary Sponsor.
View the event photos.