The BNSF Railway Foundation invests in the communities across the 28 states through which BNSF operates, and where BNSF employees live, work and volunteer. Recent donations include:

Ensuring Access to Art, Wildlife, and History

BNSF Railway Foundation contributes an annual grant to the High Desert Museum in Bend, OR. The museum’s 135 acres and more than 100,000 square feet of exhibit space features artful exhibits, alluring animals, engaging programs and meaningful history. Consistently rated as the top Central Oregon attraction by Trip Advisor, the museum was recently named a finalist for the 2021 National Medal for Museum and Library Science, considered one of the nation’s highest honors for museums and libraries.