Bandon Cares

Communicate — Cooperate — Collaborate

March 7 BandonCares Networking Dinner.
Nearly 40 participants heard about what their fellow non-profit organizations in Bandon were up to, shared some of their activities and events and learned from the keynote speaker on “Rural Volunteerism: Engaging & Retaining Valuable Volunteers.”  Click here to view Event Program, Photo and Presentation Slides.


BandonCares is a network of Bandon’s nonprofits whose purpose is facilitating communication, cooperation and collaboration among the many nonprofit groups providing service to the Bandon Community.


Find links to the Bandon Chamber of Commerce Events calendar, Bandon’s Community Calendar, as well as other regional community calendars.


The directory provides detailed information on nonprofit groups and organizations in the area.  You can search it by categories and location.

News & Events

Keep informed on local nonprofit events. Read good stories, news and coming activities. Submit press releases and we’ll publish them here. Email


Organizations and community members are working in cooperation to build vitality through joint initiatives and efforts.  


Find links to social media, nonprofit training opportunities and other useful resources.

News & Events

Fundraising Opportunity: Use Amazon Smile when purchasing from Amazon

Don’t miss this opportunity to donate to your favorite nonprofit organization while shopping on Amazon. If you routinely shop Amazon, then use it to benefit your favorite nonprofit. Amazon’s Prime Day is here! Deals start at 9:00 pm ET on July 10 and run through July 11. According to Amazon, Prime Day is one of […]

Volunteer Recruitment Opportunity on July 29

The​ Volunteer Fair on July 29 is an exciting opportunity to recruit volunteers. A partnership between Coos Bay Library and AmeriCorps is hosting a Volunteer Fair! This is a chance for your nonprofit organization, friends group, or your foundation to recruit some new volunteers for your organization! The Fair will be held at the Pony […]

Southwestern Oregon Preppers Meeting Noon July 15

Southwestern Oregon Preppers (SWOP) will be holding a meeting at Noon on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at COB Cottage Company, 94006 Ginger, Coquille, OR 97423. We will be learning how to build with COB. The word cob comes from an old English root meaning a lump or rounded mass. Cob building uses hands and feet […]

Summer Book Sale July 13, 14, 15 at Bandon Library

Come find a wonderful selection of used books, CD’s, videos, magazines, and a few gift items. Paperbacks are $0.50 each or 3 for $1. Hardbacks are just $1. Better books are priced separately. Great cookies and coffee are free to all. Thursday, July 13: 10:30am-4pm—Members Only An individual membership to the BLFF costs just $5 […]

Meeting 5/20/2017 of Southwestern Oregon Preppers

Southwestern Oregon Preppers (SWOP) will be holding a meeting at Noon on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Langlois Community Church, 94284 Main Street, Langlois, OR 97450. The main topic is "What Disasters Can You Outwalk?". You keep hearing about bugout bags and grab-and-go kits but have you really thought about if you can actually […]

Directory Listings

Check out our Directory Listing of all the nonprofit organizations serving Bandon.  You can search and sort and look at them by category.

Directory Listing