Who We Are:
IVHS ALUMNI AND FRIENDS is an Oregon nonprofit public benefit corporation, and an IRS designated charitable organization under IRS 501(c)3. We exist to promote class reunions, provide Reunion Weekend activities open to all alumni of Illinois Valley High School, Cave Junction, Oregon (1949 – Present), and Kerby Union High School that existed in Kerby, Oregon (1924 – 1949), and our friends. We provide Scholarships for current IVHS graduating seniors. Membership is open to anyone who attended KUHS or IVHS (alumni) and to all others who believe in our goals and wish to help us attain them (friends).
The purpose of the corporation shall be to promote communication among alumni and to preserve the history of the Illinois Valley High School and Kerby Union High School. (Bylaws 7/26/94) To implement our mission we encourage and assist class reunions, locate and maintain historic school memorabilia, and provide scholarships for IVHS graduating seniors.
Reunion Weekend happens annually over the weekend nearest July 4th when classes of the five-year timeline descend on Cave Junction, Oregon to celebrate an anniversary of their successful (or not!) attendance at IVHS or KUHS.
The June 2016 Newsletter has been posted. Click Here!