BEND, OR – Compass Commercial Real Estate Services is pleased to announce a pledge of $25,000 to help support the establishment of a four-year campus for OSU-Cascades.
The commitment was made to support OSU-Cascades’ goal of securing 40 pledges of $25,000 (payable over five years) in order to demonstrate that the Central Oregon community is behind the expansion plan.
“Compass Commercial is committed to supporting the smart growth of Central Oregon and we recognize the positive impact that OSU-Cascades as a four-year university will have throughout our region,” said Darren Powderly, President of Compass Commercial Real Estate Services. “As leaders in our industry, it is our civic obligation to contribute to the growth of our community and there is no question that bringing a four-year university to Central Oregon will have long-term benefits that provide tremendous opportunities for economic development and our overall quality of life.”
“Compass Commercial’s investment in the expansion of OSU-Cascades, particularly on the heels of a challenging economic period, represents an important vote of confidence for us,” said OSU-Cascades vice president Becky Johnson. “Our campus’ development is centered on mutually beneficial partnerships with area industries, and we are eager to see this growth continue. We are very grateful for Compass Commercial’s support and advocacy in the business community.”
Compass Commercial, (www.compasscommercial.com) headquartered in Bend is Central Oregon’s leading commercial real estate firm offering services in sales and leasing, tenant/buyer representation, asset and property management, and development services. Follow us on Twitter @CompassCom.