Scandinavian Heritage Foundation

Nordic NW was founded in 1984 to preserve, communicate and celebrate Nordic culture and heritage through:
Exhibits and programs of history, literature, music, dance, visual arts, film and theater; Arts education programs for students about the contributions of the Nordic countries and Scandinavian-Americans; Cultural studies programs of history, language and heritage; Collaborative programs with the Nordic groups in the region (estimated 10% of Oregon’s population has Scandinavian roots)