2011 Grants

Focus AreaOrganizationCityGrant DescriptionDateAwarded
ArtsArtists Repertory TheatrePortlandSupport operations and programs, and launch an outreach initiative to attract younger audiences2011$75,000
ArtsArts Alliance of Yamhill CountyMcMinnvilleSupport the 2011 Art Harvest Educational Studio Tour2011$2,500
ArtsArts CentralBendSupport arts education programs and mobile outreach to rural communities2011$15,000
ArtsAstoria Music FestivalAstoriaProduce a season of classical music concerts and educational programs2011$6,000
ArtsBag & Baggage ProductionsHillsboroIncrease individual donations through a matching challenge grant2011$10,000
ArtsBeaverton Arts FoundationBeavertonProduce and present "Ten Tiny Dances," a group of culturally-diverse performances2011$3,000
ArtsBroadway Rose Theatre CompanyTigardProduce an original musical entitled "Ripper"2011$10,000
ArtsCappella RomanaPortlandCelebrate the ensemble's 20th anniversary season with concerts in Portland and Newport2011$7,500
ArtsChamber Music NorthwestPortlandPresent the 41st season of concerts, education, and outreach events2011$14,000
ArtsClassic Greek TheaterPortlandPresent "Iphegenia in Tauris" in the classic Greek manner in celebration of the company's 25th anniversary2011$6,500
ArtsColumbia ArtsHood RiverSupport community arts programs2011$15,000
ArtsColumbia Gorge Arts in EducationHood RiverSupport a writers-in-residence program for middle and high school students2011$9,000
ArtsCorvallis Arts Center, Inc.CorvallisCreate rentable meeting space in the arts facility2011$20,000
ArtsCraterian Performances CompanyMedfordUpgrade the theater's sound system2011$30,000
ArtsDo Jump! Extremely Physical TheatrePortlandSupport artistic programming2011$30,000
ArtsEastern Oregon Regional Arts Council (Arts East)La GrandeSupport artist residencies in ten eastern Oregon counties and a community music program in La Grande2011$10,000
ArtsElgin EDGE ElginRestore the historic Elgin Opera House to increase community access2011$45,000
ArtsEugene Concert ChoirEugenePresent the choir's 37th season of performances, education, and outreach2011$8,000
ArtsHomowo African Arts and CulturesPortlandSupport Homowo’s 25th anniversary programs and operations2011$10,000
ArtsImago, The Theatre Mask EnsemblePortlandDevelop and produce two original works2011$25,000
ArtsThe John G. Shedd Institute for the ArtsEugeneUpgrade heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems for the musical arts center2011$50,000
ArtsLane Arts CouncilEugeneProvide artist residencies in rural schools2011$9,000
ArtsLiberty RestorationAstoriaRenovate Liberty Theatre's second story to increase community meeting and event space and improve the building's safety2011$15,000
ArtsLiterary ArtsPortlandSupport Oregon Book Awards, Oregon Literacy Fellowships, and Writers in the Schools programs2011$24,000
ArtsMetropolitan Youth SymphonyPortlandSupport concerts and community outreach programs2011$10,000
ArtsMiracle Theatre GroupPortlandSupport the theater's 28th season of programs presenting works drawn from Hispanic experience2011$20,000
ArtsMuseum of Contemporary CraftPortlandSupport operations and special programs celebrating the museum's 75th anniversary2011$75,000
ArtsNeskowin Coast FoundationOtisRenovate a studio and replace an artist's residence on the Sitka campus2011$50,000
ArtsNorthwest Children's Theater and SchoolPortlandSupport 2011-2012 mainstage productions2011$14,000
ArtsOregon Ballet TheatrePortlandSupport programs and operations2011$80,000
ArtsOregon College of Art and CraftPortlandSupport Artist-in-Residence programs2011$96,000
ArtsOregon Repertory SingersPortlandStrengthen enrollment in the youth choir education program2011$7,500
ArtsOregon Shakespeare Festival AssociationAshlandSupport operations and programming for the 2012 season2011$100,000
ArtsOregon Symphony AssociationPortlandSupport programs and operations2011$100,000
ArtsPainted SkyPortlandConnect Native American youth to their cultural roots through traditional dance instruction and performances2011$5,000
ArtsPassinArt: A Theatre CompanyPortlandPresent the play "Bourbon at the Border"2011$5,000
ArtsPeter Britt Gardens Music and Arts Festival AssociationMedfordSupport operations and programs for the Classical Festival2011$15,000
ArtsPolaris Dance CompanyPortlandSupport a season of performances2011$8,000
ArtsPortland Actors ConservatoryPortlandDevelop a Master of Fine Arts degree program for professional actors2011$15,000
ArtsPortland Art MuseumPortlandSupport exhibitions and programs2011$100,000
ArtsPortland Baroque OrchestraPortlandSupport expanded programming to attract new audiences and expand repertoire2011$16,000
ArtsPortland Center StagePortlandSupport programs and operations2011$90,000
ArtsPortland Festival SymphonyPortlandSupport operations and programs to present free outdoor summer concerts2011$10,000
ArtsPortland Gay Men's ChorusPortlandSupport concerts and performances in 20122011$7,000
ArtsPortland Institute for Contemporary ArtPortlandImplement year-round programming in new flexible space, and a new leadership model to increase organizational capacity2011$75,000
ArtsPortland Opera AssociationPortlandSupport programs and operations2011$90,000
ArtsPortland PlayhousePortlandStrengthen the theater's organizational infrastructure to increase its programming capacity2011$15,000
ArtsPortland RevelsPortlandProduce "The Christmas Revels"2011$6,000
ArtsPortland TaikoPortlandProduce "Beat Salad: U-Pick" concerts and events, and to support a transition in executive leadership2011$15,000
ArtsPortland Youth Philharmonic AssociationPortlandSupport programs and operations2011$12,000
ArtsProfile Theatre ProjectPortlandSupport the theater's 15th anniversary season2011$12,500
ArtsRegional Arts & Culture CouncilPortlandIntegrate the arts into all areas of K-8 education in six to twelve additional schools serving low-income populations within the tri-county area2011$100,000
ArtsRogue Valley Symphony AssociationAshlandUpgrade patron management software and purchase a website management tool2011$10,000
ArtsRoss Ragland TheaterKlamath FallsProvide outreach and education programs for children2011$9,000
ArtsSalem Art AssociationSalemSupport operations and programs2011$20,000
ArtsSalem Chamber OrchestraSalemSupport performances and educational outreach2011$6,000
ArtsSowelu TheaterPortlandComplete a screen adaptation of the play "Anse and Bhule"2011$5,000
ArtsTears of Joy TheatrePortlandProvide arts enrichment programs to 24 Oregon elementary schools2011$10,000
ArtsThird Angle New Music EnsemblePortlandSupport operations and programs, and leverage increased individual contributions2011$5,000
ArtsThird Rail Repertory TheatrePortlandSupport production expenses associated with a change in performance venue2011$20,000
ArtsYoung Audiences of OregonPortlandSupport programs and operations, and leverage new and increased donations2011$20,000
ArtsYouth Symphony of Southern OregonMedfordSupport education and outreach initiatives2011$7,000
Children-YouthA Family for Every ChildSpringfieldStrengthen adoption services for foster children with special needs2011$20,000
Children-YouthAlbertina Kerr Centers FoundationPortlandCreate home-like environments in five group homes for youth with mental health and developmental challenges2011$40,000
Children-YouthBoys & Girls Club of the Western Treasure ValleyOntarioProvide a comprehensive educational program for low-income children experiencing academic challenges2011$20,000
Children-YouthBoys & Girls Club of Western Lane CountyFlorenceImplement a teen violence and bullying prevention program for the Siuslaw School District and the local community2011$10,000
Children-YouthBoys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metropolitan AreaPortlandProvide literacy programs for low-income youth2011$30,000
Children-YouthCampbell Institute PortlandImplement a birth-to-eight learning model in the Earl Boyles Elementary School neighborhood serving low-income students and families2011$150,000
Children-YouthChildren First for OregonPortlandSupport programs to improve the health and welfare of vulnerable children in Oregon2011$20,000
Children-YouthChildren's Cancer AssociationPortlandPurchase customized musical carts for two pediatric hospitals treating children with serious illnesses2011$12,000
Children-YouthChildren's Center of Clackamas CountyOregon CityIncrease capacity to serve child victims of physical or sexual abuse and their families2011$70,000
Children-YouthChristieCare (now Youth Villages/ChristieCare of Oregon)MarylhurstSupport capital improvements to implement a new program model serving youth with psychiatric disorders2011$50,000
Children-YouthCommunity Connection of Northeast Oregon, Inc.La GrandeProvide before- and after-school care to underserved children2011$30,000
Children-YouthThe Dougy Center PortlandRebuild the main facility serving grieving children and their families2011$175,000
Children-YouthFamily Nurturing Center, Jackson County Children's Relief NurseryMedfordEnhance parenting education and provide therapeutic services to toddlers recovering from trauma2011$30,000
Children-YouthFriends of the Children of the Klamath BasinKlamath FallsProvide services to at-risk children enrolled in a study evaluating the efficacy of a long-term mentoring program2011$10,000
Children-YouthFriends of the Children-PortlandPortlandMentor 60 children enrolled in a longitudinal study to determine the efficacy of the program model2011$120,000
Children-YouthGirls Inc. of Northwest OregonPortlandSupport groups for girls at selected middle and high school sites2011$16,000
Children-YouthHeart of Oregon CorpsBendEmploy at-risk youth and restore public lands through a summer conservation program in Central Oregon2011$12,000
Children-YouthJ Bar J Youth ServicesBendProvide one-on-one community-based mentoring for youth in Deschutes, Crook, and Jefferson counties2011$15,000
Children-YouthJanus Youth ProgramsPortlandRenovate a residential treatment facility for juvenile sex offenders2011$70,000
Children-YouthJuliette's HouseMcMinnvilleReplace the roof of an abuse intervention center2011$12,000
Children-YouthKids Intervention & Diagnostic Service CenterBendProvide comprehensive child abuse prevention and intervention services for children and their families in Jefferson and Crook counties2011$45,000
Children-YouthKinship HousePortlandExpand access to therapeutic services for children transitioning from foster care into adoption and their families2011$17,000
Children-YouthMaslow ProjectMedfordSupport a drop-in resource center to provide wrap-around services to homeless and at-risk youth2011$25,000
Children-YouthMt. Emily Safe CenterLa GrandeSupport a child abuse prevention and intervention program serving Union County and Oregon's northeast region2011$20,000
Children-YouthNorthwest Youth CorpsEugeneUpgrade the Youth Corps facility to expand programs and serve more youth2011$80,000
Children-YouthOregon Coast Community ActionCoos BaySupport Court Appointed Special Advocate services to children who have experienced abuse and neglect2011$15,000
Children-YouthOregon MentorsPortlandPilot a new training and program assessment model for mentoring agencies2011$20,000
Children-YouthOutside InPortlandPurchase a van to transport youth2011$25,000
Children-YouthOutward BoundPortlandProvide scholarships for low-income youth to participate in a wilderness mentoring program, and support establishment of Outward Bound Portland Center in the Reynolds School District2011$18,000
Children-YouthPlayWritePortlandSupport playwriting workshops for at-risk youth and evaluate the program's intervention model2011$25,000
Children-YouthQuality Child Care of FlorenceFlorencePurchase and install a modular building to serve as a new early learning child care facility for low-income families2011$45,000
Children-YouthSelf Enhancement, Inc.PortlandProvide an academic and personal achievement program to low-income students in grades 3-12 at Humboldt School and Jefferson High School2011$300,000
Children-YouthShape Up Across OregonPortlandSupport a school-based program to promote physical exercise and healthful nutrition for children2011$12,000
Children-YouthSouth Lane Family Nursery Cottage GroveStrengthen agency infrastructure to meet increased demand for child and family services to prevent child abuse2011$35,000
Children-YouthSouthern Oregon Child and Family CouncilCentral PointSupport Listo Family Literacy Program serving low-income Latino families in Jackson County2011$25,000
Children-YouthWoapeBrightwoodProvide community service, education, and workforce development opportunities for at-risk youth in northeast Clackamas County2011$10,000
Children-YouthYMCA of Columbia-WillamettePortlandRenovate the Recreation Lodge at Camp Collins2011$225,000
Community-WelfareBend's Community CenterBendHire a full-time kitchen manager to oversee all food-related operations for low-income residents and seniors2011$20,000
Community-WelfareBethlehem InnBendStrengthen organizational capacity to provide housing and support services to individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Central Oregon2011$30,000
Community-WelfareBetter PeoplePortlandReduce recidivism among former offenders using a cognitive behavioral therapy curriculum2011$10,000
Community-WelfareBlanchet House of HospitalityPortlandConstruct a facility to serve individuals experiencing poverty and homelessness2011$200,000
Community-WelfareCenter Against Rape and Domestic ViolenceCorvallisConstruct a facility to provide comprehensive services for survivors and those at-risk of domestic and sexual violence2011$40,000
Community-WelfareCentral Oregon Veterans Outreach, Inc.BendSupport mobile medical and dental services for homeless veterans and other homeless individuals2011$10,000
Community-WelfareCODA PortlandExpand supportive housing for low-income women in recovery and their children2011$50,000
Community-WelfareCommunity Mediation ServicesEugeneProvide affordable mediation services to low- and moderate-income parents experiencing marital conflict and divorce2011$15,000
Community-WelfareCommunity Partners for Affordable HousingTigardCreate community space and expand the agency's office space in an affordable housing complex, and support a housing development manager position2011$40,000
Community-WelfareEast County One StopGreshamEngage a corps of high school students exploring health careers to provide services and companionship to low-income seniors2011$20,000
Community-WelfareEastern Oregon MissionHermistonConstruct a shelter for homeless families in Umatilla and Morrow Counties2011$50,000
Community-WelfareFood RootsTillamookStrengthen Tillamook County's food systems through participation in a national demonstration project2011$5,000
Community-WelfareGates Fire District Emergency Services SupportGatesConstruct community space adjacent to a new fire hall2011$40,000
Community-WelfareHelp Now Advocacy CenterMedfordHire a part-time bilingual advocate to spearhead Hispanic advocacy and outreach activities for low-income Rogue Valley residents2011$5,000
Community-WelfareJewish Family & Child ServicePortlandProvide safety net services for low-income families and individuals, including seniors and people with disabilities2011$15,000
Community-WelfareJOINPortlandDevelop a network of faith communities to form meaningful relationships with people transitioning from homelessness2011$60,000
Community-WelfareLa Pine Park & Recreation FoundationLa PineRenovate a building into a teen center and multi-use community facility2011$50,000
Community-WelfareLoaves and Fishes CentersPortlandSupport operations and programs at meal sites serving low-income seniors in the Portland metropolitan area2011$25,000
Community-WelfareLutheran Community Services NorthwestBeavertonSupport HopeSpring, a transitional housing program for homeless women and their families2011$10,000
Community-WelfareMacdonald CenterPortlandPurchase a property to provide low-income housing, co-locate the agency's programs, and increase services to underserved low-income adults2011$80,000
Community-WelfareMano a ManoSalemSupport operations and programs serving low-income Latino and immigrant individuals and families2011$35,000
Community-WelfareMayDay, Inc.Baker CityProvide services to victims of domestic violence and prevention education to schools in Baker County2011$10,000
Community-WelfareMercy CorpsPortlandSupport Action Center programs and partnerships with schools2011$15,000
Community-WelfareMercy FoundationRoseburgHire a part-time specialist to implement a comprehensive child abuse prevention and intervention strategy in Douglas County2011$50,000
Community-WelfareMetropolitan Affordable Housing CorporationEugeneSupport operations and capacity-building to enhance affordable housing options for low-income families in Eugene2011$30,000
Community-WelfareMid-Willamette Valley Community Action AgencySalemRenovate the headquarters of an agency serving low-income children and families2011$90,000
Community-WelfareMuslim Educational TrustPortlandConstruct a community center that reflects Muslim culture and tradition, and offers recreational, cultural, social, and educational programs to the wider community2011$110,000
Community-WelfareNext DoorHood RiverRenovate a facility to consolidate the agency's social service programs into one building2011$35,000
Community-WelfareNonprofit Association of Oregon PortlandDocument the status of the state's nonprofit sector2011$10,000
Community-WelfareNorth Lincoln Hospital Foundation Lincoln CityConstruct a new early learning facility to expand services to low-income families with young children2011$30,000
Community-WelfareNorthwest Pilot ProjectPortlandProvide housing and support services to low-income homeless seniors and those at risk of homelessness2011$30,000
Community-WelfareNorthwest Portland MinistriesPortlandBuild sustainability for the agency's food programs through a challenge grant2011$15,000
Community-WelfareOld Church SocietyPortlandImprove The Old Church's heating and cooling systems2011$10,000
Community-WelfareOregon Food BankPortlandAcquire food for distribution to families in need throughout the state2011$150,000
Community-WelfarePartnership to End PovertyRedmondSupport Project Connect, a program that links homeless and low-income Central Oregon residents with basic needs services2011$15,000
Community-WelfarePedagogy InstitutePortlandProvide financial literacy and asset building assistance to low-income and minority families and business owners in Multnomah and Washington counties2011$18,900
Community-WelfarePortland Impact ( d.b.a. Impact Northwest )PortlandComplete the implementation of a consolidated client-database system2011$40,000
Community-WelfareRaphael House of PortlandPortlandProvide shelter and domestic violence intervention for survivors of domestic violence and their children2011$20,000
Community-WelfareRebuilding Together*Washington CountyBeavertonRepair mobile homes for low-income families, seniors, and individuals with disabilities2011$5,000
Community-WelfareRural Development InitiativesEugeneProvide basic financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and microenterprise development to Latino communities in rural Oregon2011$60,000
Community-WelfareSalem-Keizer Community Development CorporationSalemWeatherize an affordable housing complex in Salem for low-income residents2011$25,000
Community-WelfareSenior Citizens Council of Clackamas CountyOregon CityMaintain guardian/conservatorship services for low-income and indigent seniors and adults with disabilities2011$6,000
Community-WelfareSisters of the RoadPortlandProvide services to individuals experiencing poverty and homelessness through a challenge grant2011$20,000
Community-WelfareSociety of St. Vincent de Paul, Rogue Valley District CouncilMedfordSupport operations and programs serving impoverished individuals and families2011$20,000
Community-WelfareSt. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane CountyEugenePurchase an apartment complex to provide housing and wraparound services for chronically homeless female veterans2011$50,000
Community-WelfareStep Forward Activity CenterBaker CityConstruct a building to house new manufacturing and alternatives to employment activities for adults with developmental disabilities2011$25,000
Community-WelfareStore to DoorPortlandMaintain a program manager position to provide grocery and medication delivery services for seniors and individuals with disabilities2011$12,000
Community-WelfareTillamook County Women's Resource CenterTillamookEnhance volunteer programming to provide services to survivors of domestic violence2011$25,000
Community-WelfareTualatin Valley WorkshopHillsboroPurchase upgraded equipment to provide employment opportunities to adults with developmental disabilities2011$7,500
Community-WelfareVolunteers of America OregonPortlandRelocate the agency's domestic violence intervention services2011$115,000
Community-WelfareWisdom of the EldersPortlandProduce a culturally-tailored multimedia career path curricula for Native Americans and English Language Learners2011$15,000
Community-WelfareWomen's Crisis Support TeamGrants PassSupport a violence-prevention educator position to serve middle school and high school students in Josephine County2011$20,000
Community-WelfareWomenspaceEugeneProvide advocacy services for survivors of intimate partner violence in Lane County and their children2011$20,000
EducationBend Science StationBendProvide science education programs to students in three Bend-La Pine elementary schools2011$10,000
EducationE2 Foundation/Friends of Outdoor SchoolPortlandSupport Outdoor School by implementing a summer arts-and-nature day camp in East Multnomah County2011$20,000
EducationFoundations for a Better OregonPortlandBuild reserves to administer the federal Teacher Incentive Fund grant2011$60,000
EducationFoundations for a Better OregonPortlandSupport a short-term policy advisor position with the Oregon Education Investment Board2011$20,000
EducationFoundations for a Better OregonPortlandSupport the Chalkboard Project to improve K-12 public education2011$206,500
EducationI Have a Dream FoundationPortlandImplement the Dreamer School Project serving low-income students at Alder Elementary School2011$120,000
EducationMinds Matter of PortlandPortlandSupport local operations and mentoring programs serving academically-motivated, low-income high school students2011$10,000
EducationOregon Children's FoundationPortlandSupport SMART program services to increase child literacy2011$50,000
EducationOregon Community Foundation/Community 101PortlandSupport a school-based service-learning program for high school students2011$45,000
EducationPortland Reading FoundationPortlandSustain operations as the agency implements a multi-year plan to expand reading intervention services into elementary schools serving low-income families2011$15,000
EducationPortland Workforce AlliancePortlandHire a part-time program assistant to increase career-related opportunities for low-income high school students2011$30,000
EducationPortland YouthbuildersPortlandRedesign programming to increase the graduation rates of low-income students in college or apprenticeship programs2011$50,000
EducationReed CollegePortlandConstruct a new performing arts facility2011$350,000
EducationSalem Schools Foundation/Salem-Keizer Education FoundationSalemProvide extended learning opportunities to underserved elementary and middle school students through a challenge grant2011$50,000
EducationUniversity of PortlandPortlandRenovate Clark Memorial Library on the university campus2011$300,000
EducationYouth Employment InstitutePortlandExpand an academic skills remediation program to include younger at-risk students, ages 14-162011$37,000
EnvironmentForest Park ConservancyPortlandLead collaborative efforts to conserve and restore 63 acres of native habitat in Forest Park2011$50,000
EnvironmentLake County Resources InitiativeLakeviewDevelop renewable energy projects in Lake County2011$25,000
EnvironmentThe Nature ConservancyPortlandPurchase the last remaining tract of private property at Table Rocks2011$80,000
EnvironmentNextStep RecyclingEugeneRefurbish donated computers and implement a digital literacy program to serve low-income students and families in Lane County2011$15,000
EnvironmentNorthwest Earth InstitutePortlandSupport program operations to promote stewardship of the environment2011$25,000
EnvironmentOregon Coast AquariumNewportDevelop a digital education project to promote scientific inquiry and ocean literacy among high school students2011$20,000
EnvironmentOregon Environmental CouncilPortlandHire a part-time volunteer and outreach coordinator2011$22,000
EnvironmentOregon Shores Conservation CoalitionSeal RockExpand a volunteer coordinator position to increase citizen involvement in coastal conservation activities2011$15,000
EnvironmentOregon WildPortlandComplete the Glaze Meadow reforestation project, and implement/document a collaborative restoration model for eastern Oregon forests2011$15,000
EnvironmentOregon Zoo FoundationPortlandUpgrade avian conservation and exhibition programs2011$65,000
EnvironmentOur United VillagesPortlandSupport technology upgrades to increase the Rebuilding Center's operational efficiency and enhance community recycling and salvage activities2011$10,000
EnvironmentSOLVPortlandDevelop and implement a statewide volunteer education project2011$55,000
EnvironmentSouthern Oregon Land ConservancyAshlandIncrease organizational capacity and memberships through a challenge grant2011$20,000
EnvironmentSustainable NorthwestPortlandFoster collaborative strategies to promote environmental sustainability in 12 eastern Oregon counties, and increase individual donor support through a challenge grant2011$25,000
EnvironmentTualatin RiverkeepersTigardIncrease cultural diversity among members, volunteers, and leadership2011$8,000
EnvironmentThe Wetlands ConservancyTualatinHire a volunteer coordinator to implement a multi-tier volunteer program2011$30,000
Health and ScienceBlue Mountain Healthcare FoundationJohn DayReplace patient beds at Blue Mountain Hospital2011$25,000
Health and Science Center for Community CounselingEugeneProvide mental health services for uninsured and underinsured adults in Lane County2011$10,000
Health and ScienceColumbia River Community Health ServicesBoardmanConstruct a facility for a Federally Qualified Health Center serving low-income individuals in northern Morrow County2011$75,000
Health and ScienceCommunity Health CenterMedfordRenovate a Federally Qualified Health Center to incorporate a team-based healthcare model that expands services to low-income, vulnerable populations2011$70,000
Health and ScienceLa Clinica del Valle Family Health Care CenterMedfordRenovate a Federally Qualified Health Center facility to provide dental services to low-income residents of Jackson County2011$175,000
Health and ScienceMedical Foundation of Marion & Polk CountiesSalemExpand Project Access, a volunteer physician program providing medical services to uninsured and underinsured individuals2011$30,000
Health and SciencePlanned Parenthood Health Services of Southwestern OregonEugeneConstruct a regional health services and education center in Lane County 2011$75,000
Health and ScienceProject QuestPortlandPurchase an integrated database for a health center serving low-income and uninsured individuals2011$15,000
Health and ScienceReturning Veterans ProjectPortlandProvide counseling and supportive healthcare services at no cost to veterans returning from recent conflicts and to their families2011$8500
Health and ScienceSouthern Oregon Adolescent Study and Treatment Center (d.b.a. Kairos)Grants PassExpand school-based mental-health promotion and prevention services to schools in rural Josephine County2011$54,000
Health and Science

Southwest Community Health Center

PortlandSupport clinic operations serving underinsured and uninsured individuals as the agency implements sustainability initiatives2011$25,000
Health and ScienceVirginia Garcia Memorial FoundationCorneliusConstruct a new comprehensive wellness facility and headquarters for a Federally Qualified Health Center providing healthcare to low-income individuals2011$175,000
Health and ScienceVolunteers in Medicine Clinic of the CascadesBendSupport clinic operations serving underinsured and uninsured individuals2011$40,000
Health and ScienceThe Wallace Medical ConcernGreshamPurchase equipment for a new medical clinic serving low-income individuals in East Multnomah County2011$50,000
HumanitiesCalyxCorvallisProvide literary publications and outreach to raise awareness of women's issues in Oregon, and upgrade the agency's website2011$5,000
HumanitiesCaptain Michael King Smith Evergreen Aviation Educational Institute (Evergreen Aviation Museum)McMinnvillePresent an interactive mathematics exhibit to school groups and museum visitors2011$20,000
HumanitiesColumbia River Maritime MuseumAstoriaRestore the historic Astoria Railroad Depot to augment museum programming2011$75,000
HumanitiesCrates Point (d.b.a. Columbia Gorge Discovery Cntr & Museum)The DallesReplace and repair components of the facility's heating and cooling system2011$20,000
HumanitiesCurry County Library FoundationGold BeachReplace outdated computer hardware for the online library system serving six libraries2011$16,000
HumanitiesFishtrapEnterpriseSupport operations and programs to promote literary arts in Eastern Oregon2011$20,000
HumanitiesGilliam County LibraryCondonRenovate a building to expand the library in Condon2011$40,000
HumanitiesHigh Desert MuseumBendPresent two art exhibitions and support a year-long education project2011$10,000
HumanitiesIndependent Publishing Resource CenterPortlandHire a Community Resource Coordinator to expand affordable independently published literary arts and media for individuals, and media literacy to schools2011$15,000
HumanitiesJapanese Garden Society of OregonPortlandSupport programs and operations2011$20,000
Humanitiesthe Nature of WordsBendSupport literary arts residencies and educational programming for middle- and high-school students in Central Oregon2011$12,000
HumanitiesOregon Council for the HumanitiesPortlandSupport a humanities course for low-income individuals, and a summer humanities camp for teens2011$15,000
HumanitiesOregon Historical SocietyPortlandSupport operations, and produce a new permanent exhibit entitled, "Oregon: Yours, Mine, Ours"2011$200,000
HumanitiesOregon Nikkei EndowmentPortlandHire an education manager to enhance educational programming and outreach2011$30,000
HumanitiesOregon State Poetry AssociationPortlandProduce an anthology of winning poetry from the 2011 Oregon Student Poetry Contest2011$1,500
HumanitiesSouth Benton Community Enhancement Association MonroeConstruct a new Monroe Public Library facility2011$50,000
HumanitiesWillamette WritersWest LinnIncrease access to books for low-income, homeless, and troubled children and youth2011$5,000
HumanitiesWorld Affairs Council of OregonPortlandProvide international curricula programs to increase global literacy for K-12 students2011$45,000
ReligionEcumenical Ministries of OregonPortlandEngage Oregon's faith community in service for the common good, and present the 2011 Collins Lecture2011$150,000
ReligionHoly Names Sisters FoundationMarylhurstConstruct a spiritual retreat house in Oregon City for people of all faiths2011$10,000
ReligionUnited Methodist Church, Oregon-Idaho Annual ConferencePortlandStrengthen and revitalize ministries throughout Oregon2011$310,000