Leveraging for strategic impact: Equitable Education portfolio awards $5.16 million in grants
New funding to support community colleges bolsters a wave of empowerment for diverse populations
Census Equity Funder Committee of Oregon (CEFCO) requests innovative proposals to develop a statewide Census engagement plan to better include culturally-specific communities, and ideas from the public and private sectors to develop a statewide Census engagement plan that will target support to community-based organizations and outreach tactics that overcome barriers to accurate counting in specific “hard-to-count” communities. Apply by Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019.
This partnership between The Collins Foundation, MRG Foundation, The Oregon Community Foundation, Pride Foundation and Meyer creates a coordinated and collaborative funding approach to address issues of immigration and refugees in the state, and to support local organizations responding to these issues. To apply, please read the full Funders Collaborative Scope Process and then click the button below for the downloadable common application, accessible from each funder’s website.
At Meyer, we believe diversity and inclusion are the pathways to equity. We remain deeply committed to the equity journey we began a few years back. This video offers a glimpse at where we are today, in 2018.
Our narrator is Khiarica Rasheed, a poet and graduate from Portland's Grant High School, who lent her voice to our vision.
Watch Pathways to Equity
Nurturing a resilient natural environment, diverse cultures + thriving communities