2019 Grants

Program/FocusOrganizationCityBrief DescriptionAwardPeriod
Responsive Grants - ArtsAugust Wilson Red Door ProjectPortlandFacilitate dialogue on race and public safety through artistic programs statewide$50,0001 year
Responsive Grants - ArtsChamber Music NorthwestPortlandSupport diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts throughout the organization to improve the responsiveness of artistic programs in the Portland area$10,0001 year
Responsive Grants - ArtsDisjecta Contemporary Art Center IncPortlandSupport operations and expanded artistic programming in Multnomah County$25,0001 year
Responsive Grants - ArtsOregon East SymphonyPendletonSupport operations and music education programs for youth in rural Eastern Oregon$30,0003 years
Responsive Grants - ArtsPortland 5 Centers for the Arts FoundationPortlandProvide culturally-responsive arts education programs for low-income youth of color in Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties$10,0001 year
Responsive Grants - ArtsPortland Columbia SymphonyPortlandSupport an executive director position to strengthen artistic programs for audiences in Multnomah County$10,0001 year
Responsive Grants - ArtsTriangle ProductionsPortlandProduce and debut a musical, "That's No Lady, That's Darcelle!" celebrating LGBTQ movement leader Walter Cole for LGBTQ and general audiences in Multnomah County$10,0001 year
Responsive Grants - ArtsWestside Cultural AllianceHillsboroLaunch an arts and culture leadership incubator for Washington County$20,0002 years
Responsive Grants - ArtsYoung Audiences of Oregon IncPortlandSupport professional development for teaching artists and arts education programs for teens across 10 Oregon counties$25,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthAlbina Head Start IncPortlandSupport Albina Head Start's purchase of Woodlawn United Methodist Church$100,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthCatholic Community Services of the Mid-Willamette Valley and Central CoastSalemStrengthen the Enhanced Support for Foster Parents pilot to retain foster parents in Marion County$25,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthCourt Appointed Special AdvocatesKlamath FallsEstablish volunteer CASA Visit Monitor positions to expand services for children in the child welfare system in rural Klamath County$30,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthHOLLAPortlandHire an executive director to lead expansion of mentoring programs for low-income youth of color in East Multnomah County$45,0003 years
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthJefferson County Youth Organization CorporationMadrasSupport operations and Teen Center programs serving primarily low-income youth of color in rural Jefferson County$20,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthLiving RoomGladstoneSupport operations and programs serving LGBTQ youth in Clackamas County$10,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthNeighbors for KidsDepoe BayExpand early childhood, after school, and summer programs serving low-income children, including those with special needs, and their families in rural Lincoln County$60,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Children & Youthp:earPortlandHire a Works Program director to oversee job training and social enterprise programs supporting low-income homeless youth in Multnomah County, through a challenge match$60,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthPortland Children's MuseumPortlandConstruct an interactive exhibit for children and youth in Multnomah County, incorporating STEM and various cultural perspectives$50,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthPortland Meet PortlandPortlandHire a mentorship coordinator and create a paid internship program for immigrant and refugee youth in Multnomah County$20,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Children & YouthTillamook County Women's Resource CenterTillamookEstablish a partnership with rural Tillamook County's Juvenile Justice Department to provide early intervention and trauma-informed services to low-income youth who have been exposed to or are experiencing intimate partner violence$25,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareAbilitreeBendExpand assistive technology services for low-income people with disabilities in rural Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson Counties$55,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareAlbina Opportunities CorporationPortlandAddress capital access disparities for women- and minority-owned businesses in the Portland area$20,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareBethlehem InnBendConstruct a new transitional housing facility to serve very-low-income adults in Bend$75,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareCasa Latinos Unidos de Benton CountyCorvallisSupport operations and expand culturally-specific programs serving low-income Latino residents, including immigrants, in Linn and Benton Counties$90,0003 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareCenter for African Immigrants & Refugees OrganizationPortlandBuild organizational capacity to strengthen programs serving African communities in Multnomah and Washington Counties$30,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareCenter for Intercultural OrganizingPortlandImplement the first phase of a 5-year strategic plan to bridge urban/rural divides and improve outcomes for low-income immigrants and communities of color statewide$180,0003 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareCoos CaresCoos BaySupport operations, transitional housing, and other wrap-around programs serving low-income children and families in Coos County$20,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareDAWNS HouseBendSupport operations and transitional housing programs for low-income women in recovery in Deschutes County$30,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareFarmworker Housing Development CorporationWoodburnSupport a new housing development manager position to build the capacity of the organization to develop culturally-specific housing for low-income Latino farmworkers primarily in rural Marion County$181,0003 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareFood for Lane CountyEugeneRenovate a food distribution warehouse and expand the capacity of the organization to serve more low-income people in Lane County$150,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareImagine PossibilitiesAlohaCreate a therapeutic sensory room in the organization's facility to better serve low-income adults and youth with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the Portland area$11,5001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareJOINPortlandHire a program director and human resources director to strengthen core operations and programs serving primarily people of color experiencing homelessness in the Portland area$150,0003 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareLatino NetworkPortlandStrengthen human resources infrastructure, internal professional development, and youth development programming serving Latino communities in Multnomah County$100,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareNorthwest Coastal HousingNewportSupport operations and housing programs serving low-income people in rural Lincoln County$30,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareOptions for Homeless Residents of AshlandAshlandHire an executive director to strengthen services to people experiencing homelessness in rural Jackson County$47,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfarePartnership for Safety and JusticePortlandSupport operations and programs to reform criminal justice policies and institutions impacting low-income individuals and people of color statewide$40,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareQuadriplegics United Against DependencyPortlandPurchase and install wall-mounted lifts to improve the safety and comfort of residents who use wheelchairs in the Portland area$72,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareRebuilding Together Portland OregonPortlandSupport operations and home-repair programs serving primarily low-income seniors in Multnomah County$5,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareRebuilding Together Washington County IncBeavertonProvide free home repairs, rehabilitation, and accessibility modifications for low-income, manufactured home owners in Washington County$5,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareSande School of HorsemanshipWarrenSupport facility improvements to improve ADA compliance and accessibility for people with disabilities in rural Columbia County$10,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareSpecial Olympics Oregon, a project of Oregon Community FoundationBeavertonRebuild the infrastructure and financial capacity of Special Olympics Oregon to serve athletes with disabilities statewide$50,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareSt. Vincent de Paul Society of BendBendRenovate affordable housing facilities serving low-income people in Deschutes County$15,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareTrans*PonderEugeneSupport operations and peer-led programs to improve outcomes and opportunities for transgender and non-binary individuals in Lane County$40,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareUmpqua Community Development CorporationRoseburgRepair and renovate a community center at an affordable manufactured housing park serving low-income people in rural Douglas County$40,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Community WelfareWelcome Home Coalition, a project of JOINPortlandLaunch the Culturally Specific Housing Advocacy Project to build the advocacy skills of low-income leaders and leaders of color in Washington County$51,0001 year
Responsive Grants - EducationCampus Compact of OregonPortlandDevelop and implement an equity roadmap to strengthen inclusive education programs on college campuses and in communities statewide$50,0002 years
Responsive Grants - EducationCollege Dreams IncGrants PassTrain staff to improve services to transgender and non-binary youth in rural Douglas, Jackson, and Josephine Counties$7,5001 year
Responsive Grants - EducationDowntown EnglishSpringfieldDeliver the Pilas Family Literacy Program to low-income, immigrant Latino families with children ages 0-13 in Lane County$25,0001 year
Responsive Grants - EducationOpen School, Inc.PortlandBuild capacity at Open School East to expand services to youth of color from low-income families in East Multnomah County$100,0003 years
Responsive Grants - EducationOSLC Developments IncEugeneAdapt an evidence-based school readiness program to better serve low-income Latino English language learners and their families in Lane County$118,0003 years
Responsive Grants - EducationSerendipity Center IncPortlandImplement an evidence-based curriculum to improve outcomes for low-income K-12 students with mental and behavioral issues in Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties$60,0002 years
Responsive Grants - EnvironmentCenter for Diversity & the EnvironmentPortlandSupport an environmental leadership program for youth of color statewide$50,0001 year
Responsive Grants - EnvironmentColumbia RiverkeeperHood RiverIncrease engagement with Latino communities in Hood River and Wasco Counties to preserve and protect the Columbia River$25,0001 year
Responsive Grants - EnvironmentHarney County Watershed Council IncHinesSupport continued development of an Integrated Water Resource plan addressing water scarcity issues in rural Harney County$20,0001 year
Responsive Grants - EnvironmentNorthwest Earth InstitutePortlandSupport operations and sustainability programs statewide$15,0001 year
Responsive Grants - EnvironmentPowder Basin Watershed CouncilBaker CityIncrease awareness about poor water quality in local rivers and streams and strengthen community participation in restoration activities in rural Baker, Malheur, Union, and Wallowa Counties$10,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Health & ScienceCoquille Indian TribeNorth BendConstruct a new health and wellness center primarily serving Coquille Tribal members and other Native Americans in rural Coos County and adjacent areas$75,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Health & ScienceFamilias en AcciónPortlandImplement a culturally-specific food equity and advocacy curriculum to improve health outcomes for Latino mothers and their children statewide$70,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Health & ScienceMental Health Association of OregonPortlandHire a full time human resources and diversity coordinator to improve human resource practices and implement diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives to strengthen supports for Oregon's mental health and addiction peer community$40,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Health & ScienceMosaic MedicalBendPurchase a new mobile medical clinic to serve homeless individuals in Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson Counties$75,0001 year
Responsive Grants - Health & ScienceNorth by Northeast Community Health CenterPortlandSupport operations and health programs serving primarily low-income African American communities in Multnomah County$40,0002 years
Responsive Grants - Health & ScienceOregon Family Support Network IncSalemImplement an online peer-support platform for low-income families and individuals experiencing mental illness$60,0002 years
Responsive Grants - HumanitiesConfederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw IndiansCoos BayConstruct a Tribal Museum and Cultural Center in rural Coos Bay$75,0001 year
Responsive Grants - HumanitiesLane Library DistrictCreswellRenovate and expand the Creswell Library to improve services for residents in rural Lane County$65,0001 year
Responsive Grants - HumanitiesPortland Classical Chinese GardenPortlandSupport operations and summer cultural programs in Portland$15,0001 year
Responsive Grants - HumanitiesWallowa Band Nez Perce Trail Interpretive Center IncWallowaHire an executive director and improve administrative systems to strengthen Native American-led public education and community building programs in rural Wallowa County$40,0002 years
Special InitativePueblo Unido PDXPortlandBuild organizational capacity to advocate for more just communities and expand resources for low-income Latino immigrants at risk of deportation in Multnomah County$75,0003 years
Special InitativeUprise CollectiveBeavertonBuild organizational capacity to strengthen intersectional advocacy and community building efforts led by women of color in Multnomah and Washington Counties$65,0003 years
Immigrant & Refugee CollaborativeAdelante MujeresForest GroveSupport the Immigrant Solidarity Collaborative, primarily to help connect Washington County immigrants to civic life and address the community's fears and concerns$20,0001 year
Immigrant & Refugee CollaborativeEcumenical Ministries of OregonPortlandCreate a broad network of support for refugees in Oregon through community engagement, research, and public education efforts$50,0001 year
Immigrant & Refugee CollaborativeFour Rivers Health CareOntarioSupport operations and programs at the Community Welcome Center serving primarily immigrants and refugees in rural Ontario$24,0001 year
Immigrant & Refugee CollaborativeMetropolitan Public Defender Service IncPortlandHire a third attorney to provide removal defense services to immigrants statewide$62,0001 year