Awards Database

Since 1982, Meyer has awarded grants and program-related investments totaling more than $786 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

37
Years
9,440
Awards
$786m
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
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette
2019
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
34 months
For a statewide effort to ensure a fair, accurate and equitable 2020 U.S. Census count, focused on hard-to-count communities
Grant
Borealis Philanthropy
2019
$100,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
13 months
To support grantmaking through the Racial Equity Accelerating Change Fund, a nationwide initiative that supports racial equity practitioners through direct funding, convenings and the dissemination of research and reports
Grant
El Programa Hispano Catolico
2018
$185,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For capacity building support to strengthen fund development of this organization providing Latinx social services in the Portland metropolitan area
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
ReBuilding Center
2018
$61,087
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To fund board and staff participation in diversity, equity and inclusion assessment, training, and planning
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
  • Women or girls
Social Venture Partners Portland
2018
$248,500
Building Community
Duration of Award
26 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To help fund the Early Childhood Equity Advocacy Collaborative so it can elevate discourse and initiatives that will close disparities experienced by children of color in Oregon's early education system
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
The Harbor Inc.
2018
$35,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties Served
  • Clatsop
For capacity building support to develop a community-informed DEI action plan and deepen relationships and work with Latinx and LGBTQI communities in Clatsop County
Grant
Population
  • Crime/abuse survivors
  • People of color
Gorge Grown Food Network
2018
$93,809
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Hood River
  • Sherman
  • Wasco
For ongoing support of the Columbia Gorge Food Security Coalition, whose work ensures equitable food access in the Mid-Columbia River Gorge
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Communities United for People
2018
$15,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
6 months
To support the redesign of Freedom To Thrive’s website, including its visual design and content, allowing the organization to effectively convey its movement building and social justice platform
Grant
CAPACES Leadership Institute
2018
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
To strengthen Alianza Poder, working to strategize and mobilize Oregon's Latinx community, and to develop the People's Representative programs, which offer public service training for Marion and Polk County residents
Grant
Social Justice Fund Northwest
2018
$180,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
36 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To support Giving Projects in Oregon, which organizes volunteers across divisions of race and class to be social justice donors, fundraisers and grantmakers
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Tides Foundation
2018
$86,575
Building Community
Duration of Award
17 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support Oregon Futures Lab, a non-partisan program to build culturally specific pathways to elected and appointed office through hands-on intensive coaching and mentorship
Grant
CAPACES Leadership Institute
2018
$165,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
25 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Marion
  • Multnomah
  • Polk
  • Yamhill
To design and implement a management training program to strengthen the capacity of Alianza Poder, a movement-building collaborative fostering relationships and cross-training among a network of culturally specific organizations in Polk and Marion counties
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Latino Network
2018
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
11 months
For Unid@s for Oregon, a culturally-specific leadership development program that creates a strong, connected and intergenerational network of established Latinx leaders from diverse sectors and regions across the state
Grant
Girls Build
2018
$20,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
6 months
To fund consultants who will provide strategic planning and equity training for the organization's board and staff
Grant
North by Northeast Community Health Center
2018
$26,640
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
For racial equity training and community engagement in preparation for the development of an organizational strategic plan
Grant
NTEN
2018
$80,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
25 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For project support to train digital inclusion leaders who will help low income and vulnerable communities disconnected from online services and information connect with digital technology and the internet
Grant
Population
  • Aging/elderly
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
Treasure Valley Children's Relief Nursery
2018
$19,600
Building Community
Duration of Award
5 months
For consultation to support a transformative diversity, equity and inclusion training process at this Eastern Oregon organization working to help children heal from difficult life experiences
Grant
Family Forward Oregon
2018
$250,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
26 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support the Fair Shot for All Coalition, which will organize and advocate for statewide policies that resolve systemic economic inequities for people of color, LGBTQ, immigrants and women
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People of color
Volunteers in Medicine Clinic of the Cascades
2018
$100,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Crook
  • Deschutes
  • Jefferson
To build sustainable funding streams that will help develop and deliver culturally-responsive healthcare to uninsured patients in and around Bend
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Warm Springs Community Action Team
2018
$200,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
26 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Jefferson
  • Wasco
For support of a capital project that will create a business incubator space for entrepreneurs and propel economic growth in Warm Springs
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
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