MCHF Named Hometown Charity by Tonkin Subaru

(THE DALLES, Ore. –December 8, 2021) — Mid-Columbia Health Foundation has been selected by Tonkin of the Gorge as their Hometown Charity for the 2021 Subaru Share the Love Event.  With every purchase or lease of a new vehicle, $300 will be donated to the Health Foundation’s Celilo Cancer Fund to help support members of our community who are in-need and battling cancer.

“We are honored to have a strong relationship with the Tonkin Subaru team and to have been selected as the Hometown Charity,” said Amanda Evans, Executive Director of Mid-Columbia Health Foundation. “Their support means so much to us and, most importantly, it makes a difference in the lives of patients when they need it most.”

 “When you purchase or lease a new Subaru from Tonkin of the Gorge before January 3, you will be getting a great vehicle to support a very meaningful cause,” added Evans.

Tonkin of the Gorge is located at 2222 W. 6th Street in The Dalles. To learn more, visit

Celilo Cancer Center at Mid-Columbia Medical Center is the only cancer center in the Gorge accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. The team at Celilo Cancer Center is committed to high-quality cancer care and strives to provide patients and their families with the resources they need to manage the physical, mental and emotional aspects of the disease. To learn more, visit