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The Jeremy Wilson Foundation 501(c)3 nonprofit is an all-volunteer musicians health and service organization.  Our mission is to support the hard working musicians of Oregon & Clark County, WA  through medical emergencies.

JWF Musicians’ Emergency Healthcare Fund is a program designed to assist individual musicians, or their dependents, when faced with a medical crisis. Artists receive financial assistance through 100% Tax Deductible Donations that friends, family, and fans make to JWF Musicians Emergency Healthcare Fund.  We also provide important Social Worker Services that help identify additional state or federal assistance programs they may qualify for.

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    • MUSICIANS EMERGENCY HEALTHCARE FUND

      By contributing to our general fund you help sustain a vital safety net for musicians to turn to in times of medical crisis. An important part of our program includes working with a Licensed Masters Social Worker to navigate financial aid options, insurance and other potential assistance the applicant may qualify for. Your donations are tax deductible.*
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A Concert for George Harrison that represents Portland

Kate O’Brien leads the string section of All Things Must Pass By Claire Levine Kate O’Brien was in high school when she first heard George Harrison’s masterpiece, All Things Must Pass.  When she started listening to the songs in preparation for the Feb. 1 show of the same name at…...

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All Things Must Pass: Feb. 1, 2020 at Revolution Hall

By Claire Levine The 1970 album All Things Must Pass is as big and all-encompassing as George Harrison’s life and spirituality: it embraces everything. Hailed as George’s liberation from the shadow of the Beatles, it is at once joyous, sad, regretful and optimistic. Fifty years later, we still have a…...

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The Next Waltz – Streaming Live Online from the Alberta Rose Theatre: Saturday Nov 30, 2019

Streaming starts at 6:30 pm. Live show starts at 8 pm! Please show your appreciation for this amazing opportunity by making an donation to the JWF Musicians Emergency Healthcare Fund from this website. Epic performance of Portland’s all-star tribute to The Band’s “The Last Waltz” at Alberta Rose Theatre. Saturday’s…...

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A joyous weekend of music and friendship

Music-Friends-Camping The third annual Wanderfest is scheduled for June 28/29 on the grounds of the Dundee Lodge in Gaston, OR. Proceeds benefiting the JWF Musicians Emergency Healthcare Fund....

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MedSavvy – prescription drug discount service

MedSavvy’s prescription drug discount service gives you the medication cost and effectiveness information you need to make the best treatment decisions for yourself and loved ones. Combining the benefits of significant cost savings and prescription effectiveness information from a team of licensed pharmacists, you are empowered to find the right…...

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Pete Krebs Story – JWF Musicians Emergency Healthcare Fund

Video by Corky Miller video/producer David Lane editor/producer By Claire Levine It’s been nearly six years since a surgeon gave Pete Krebs a 50-50 chance of living beyond six months. The surgeon removed the desmoplastic melanoma – an extremely aggressive form of skin cancer – and routine tests show that…...

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Bobby “Soxx” Petersen “All-encompassing love”

By Claire Levine Bobby “Soxx” Petersen never lost his will to live. But early on in his illness he lost his music.  And that may have been the most heartbreaking aspect of Bob’s fight with Lou Gehrig’s disease. It was the music that enriched Bob and Teri’s lives during the…...

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Scott McCaughey – Return of the Hoople

by Claire Levine From his home in the Pacific Northwest, Scott McCaughey has contributed to some of the most important musical trends of the last 35 years. He has performed with some of the best-known names in alternative rock. And he has a huge network of fans and collaborators in…...

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JWF Founder’s Story Video

As part of the JWF 2018 End of Year Fundraising drive. Jeremy Wilson shares his story of how JWF Musicians Emergency Healthcare Fund came about. We never imagined the JWF would grow into the organization it is today. A recurring monthly donation of $10, $20 or whatever amount you can…...

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Tate Peterson – “A rising tide raises all ships”

Portland Oregon band The Resolectrics’ guitarist-vocalist Tate Peterson speaks on why music and art is so important to the community. The Jeremy Wilson Foundation 2018 End of Year Fundraising Drive. Your support makes music at www.thejwf.org #jeremywilsonfoundation #TheJWF #YourSupportMakesMusic#DonateShareVolunteer #Share #NextWaltz #TheNextWaltz#Testify #Music #Art Your Support Makes Music...

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