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.

Awards Database

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Awardee
Year
Type
Amount
Portfolio
Cascade Pacific Resource Conservation and Development
2021
$30,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
6 months
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For technical assistance to define the organization’s distinct future and with a vision toward sustainability and growth
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Institute for Nonprofit News
2021
$25,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support in depth reporting of the stories and voices of American Indian and Alaska Native people throughout Oregon
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
Street Roots
2021
$25,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For general operating support of this award-winning, nonprofit, independent news source focusing on social, economic and environmental justice
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Bus Project Foundation
2021
$25,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For general operating support of this statewide nonpartisan organization focused on innovative solutions for young Oregonians to learn about, debate and educate their neighbors about current events and issues of public concern
Grant
REAP
2021
$25,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To support the Bridge Program, a community-driven effort to bridge cultural divisions between African and African American communities through storytelling, community building and educational convenings
Grant
Familias en Accion
2021
$40,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
14 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To enhance Latino health equity through development of a Latino Community Health Worker (CHW) support program
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People of color
Proteus Fund
2021
$30,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
14 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support people of color-led organizations in Oregon in advancing a stronger, more equitable democracy
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Mano a Mano
2020
$125,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Marion
  • Polk
For operating support of this organization providing services and working to increase Latinx grassroots organizing in the Mid-Willamette Valley
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People of color
Coalition of Communities of Color
2020
$1,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For participation in a systems change convening
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Forward Together
2020
$100,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To build power among POC communities by strengthening civic participation, building cross-sector partnerships and raising the visibility of community leadership
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation
2020
$200,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Washington
  • Yamhill
For operating support of this health service provider advocating for broader systemic changes to address social determinants of health in Washington and Yamhill counties
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People of color
Muslim Educational Trust
2020
$1,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For participation in a systems change convening
Grant
Population
  • People of color
OPAL
2020
$100,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To train grassroots organizers from historically-marginalized communities to lead advocacy campaigns
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Beyond Toxics
2020
$1,130
Building Community
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For participation in a systems change convening
Grant
Population
  • People of color
PAALF
2020
$240,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For general operating support of this organization that envisions a world where people of African descent enjoy the rights, resources and recognition of a thriving, resilient and connected community
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Oregon Latino Health Coalition
2020
$1,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For participation in a systems change convening
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Tides Foundation
2020
$1,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For Oregon Futures Lab's participation in a systems change convening
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Native American Youth and Family Center
2020
$76,500
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To support strategy development and training to strengthen Native American advocacy to address disparities in housing and homelessness
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
Muslim Educational Trust
2020
$75,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
  • Yamhill
For general operating support
Grant
Basic Rights Education Fund
2020
$112,500
Building Community
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support a comprehensive strategic planning process at this organization working on policy advocacy, leadership development and statewide engagement that furthers legal and lived equality for LGBTQ Oregonians
Grant
Population
  • People of color
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