Awards Database

Since 1982, Meyer has awarded grants and program-related investments totaling more than $814 million to more than 3,380 organizations around the Pacific Northwest. Today, Meyer focuses on work in Oregon in four areas Oregonians have identified as crucial to making the state better for all its residents: housing, education, the environment and building stronger communities.

Awards Since Inception

38
Years
9,825
Awards
$814m
Awarded

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This awards database includes more than 9,000 grant awards Meyer Memorial Trust has made since 1982. Use the filters below or search to refine your view.

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Awardee
Year
Type
Amount
Portfolio
Community Alliance of Tenants
2020
$15,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
8 months
Counties ServedStatewide
For technical assistance to support an executive director transition at this community-led tenant rights organization
Grant
NeighborWorks Umpqua
2020
$120,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Coos
  • Curry
  • Douglas
To build a regional collaborative to align, coordinate and support housing efforts on the Southern Oregon coast
Grant
Population
  • Aging/elderly
  • People living on low incomes
Leaven Community
2020
$184,640
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Deschutes
  • Lane
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To support the Leaven Community Land and Housing Coalition organizing congregations across five counties to build affordable housing on faith community-owned land
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People of color
Homes for Good Housing Agency
2020
$250,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Lane
For capital support to develop new permanent supportive housing for families experiencing homelessness in Eugene, Oregon
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
Yamhill Community Action Partnership
2020
$130,500
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Yamhill
To support justice-involved Latinx individuals experiencing homelessness access and maintain private market housing in Yamhill County
Grant
Population
  • Crime/abuse survivors
  • People of color
  • People with disabilities
Native American Youth and Family Center
2020
$250,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties Served
  • Gilliam
  • Hood River
  • Morrow
  • Multnomah
  • Sherman
  • Umatilla
  • Wasco
To support a new Columbia River tribal housing entity, providing management services and community development for Indigenous people living along the Columbia River
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Community Development Partners
2020
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
36 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For capital support for Mamook Tokatee Apartments using an innovative funding model to house Tribal and Non-Tribal communities in Multnomah County
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Disability Rights Oregon
2020
$118,727
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To provide statewide legal advocacy for people with disabilities to advance their housing rights to receive reasonable accommodations or modifications and to develop and disseminate “Know Your Rights” publications [Note- using updated language from Grantee. 11-9-20. Pls don't change]
Grant
Population
  • Aging/elderly
  • People with disabilities
Bienestar
2020
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
3 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Washington
For pre-development support to further the development of Nueva Esperanza, an affordable multi-family apartment project in Hillsboro
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Northwest Coastal Housing
2020
$10,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Lincoln
Capital Fund Request-New Construction: Veteran/Workforce Housing, Toledo, OR
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • Veterans
Lebanon Area Habitat for Humanity
2020
$83,500
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Linn
Project support to improve housing stability through housing repairs for seniors, disabled people and families living on low-income in East Linn county
Grant
Population
  • Aging/elderly
  • People living on low incomes
  • People with disabilities
Northwest Coastal Housing
2020
$250,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Lincoln
For capital support to fund the new construction of new Veterans/Workforce Housing in Toledo, Oregon
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • Veterans
Urban League of Portland
2020
$150,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To provide intensive services to justice-involved individuals through a peer cohort model focusing on long-term housing success in Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Fair Housing Council of Oregon
2020
$15,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For technical assistance to support an internal focus on racial equity through organizational assessment and regional equity plans
Grant
Grounded Solutions Network
2020
$190,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For the Catalytic Land Cohort developing strategies to support land trusts and land banking as affordable housing, wealth-building and anti-displacement tools in the Portland Metro area
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives
2020
$199,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
6 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For funding of a collective community cause: the King + Parks Affordable Housing Project in NE Portland to mitigate the displacement and oppression of Portlanders during COVID-19, social unrest and beyond
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Operation Nightwatch - Portland
2020
$25,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To launch a program that will build relationships with women that are houseless with the goal of preparing them to access housing opportunities in Multnomah County
Grant
Population
  • Crime/abuse survivors
  • Women or girls
Luke-Dorf
2020
$180,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To support deeper engagement with diversity, equity and inclusion work within the organization’s housing portfolio
Grant
Population
  • People with disabilities
The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation
2020
$300,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Umatilla
To redevelop the Lucky 7 manufactured home park with new, high-efficiency homes on The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Cascade AIDS Project
2020
$140,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Columbia
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
  • Yamhill
To reduce housing barriers for people harmed by the carceral system, experiencing homelessness and those living with HIV in Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties
Grant
Population
  • People of color
  • People with disabilities
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