Robust application response speaks to great need in Oregon

When Meyer released our much-anticipated 2016 Spring Funding Opportunities a few months ago, we weren’t sure what the interest and response would be.

Healthy Environment, Building Community, Awards, Housing Opportunities, Equitable Education

More Funding Opportunities in 2016

The deadlines for our Spring 2016 funding opportunities have past. But there are still future funding opportunities in 2016.

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Thinking about submitting a collaborative proposal?

Since announcing the 2016 Funding Opportunities in March, we have had many great conversations with organizations from across the state. We’ve heard compelling ideas, learned about fabulous work and gained new insights about communities in all corners of our state.

Healthy Environment, Building Community, Partnerships, Housing Opportunities

Your Questions About Affordable Housing

By now, word about Meyer’s new 2016 Funding Opportunities has been out over a month. We’ve held over 25 information sessions — with more scheduled here — and logged a few thousand miles crisscrossing Oregon.

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Affordable Housing Initiative – Year One Evaluation

When Meyer’s current five-year Affordable Housing Initiative (AHI) launched in 2014, it felt audacious. We worked with the field to craft a refreshed framework of strategies, aimed towards innovation, systems change and the leveraging of resources.

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Get the information you need to apply

The Building Community portfolio, along with two other Meyer portfolios, recently announced funding opportunities to help Oregon’s communities increase their collective capacity to improve conditions for communities of color, Oregonians living on low incomes and other historically marginalized populations.

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Spring Funding Opportunities

On March 9, Meyer will announce Spring funding opportunities for our grants focusing on building community, supporting a healthy environment and ensuring housing opportunities.

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Affordable Housing Initiative: 2015 Recap

While Meyer restructured its grantmaking last year, it wound down its two main grant programs. But the work of the Affordable Housing Initiative (AHI) continued at full steam — and it was a very busy year of work for the AHI team, which offered six Requests for Proposals (RFPs), processed 108 applications and approved 61 […]

Announcement, Awards, Housing Opportunities

Redesign Based on Listening

This summer, we asked nonprofit leaders around Oregon to tell us what they needed from Meyer. More than 1,000 of you responded, helping shape our new priorities.

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A Healthy Oregon Depends on Affordable Housing

The metrics tell us one thing over and over: Housing is the foundation of strong families, successful students and healthy communities.

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