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
Latino Community Association
2021
$25,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
6 months
Support TypeProject Support
Continuation of rolling out the Student Success Act
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Eastern Oregon University
2021
$105,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
17 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Baker
  • Grant
  • Malheur
  • Marion
  • Morrow
  • Umatilla
  • Union
To support this rural Grow Your Own initiative developed to increase teacher diversity and the cultural agility of local educators in Baker, Grant, Malheur, Marion, Morrow, Umatilla and Union Counties
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Portland State University Foundation
2021
$104,986
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
20 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To accelerate workforce diversity, embed current statewide equity initiatives and implement targeted culturally responsive professional development for K-12 educators and educator preparation programs in Oregon
Grant
Population
  • People of color
United Negro College Fund
2021
$20,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Columbia
  • Grant
  • Hood River
  • Jackson
  • Jefferson
  • Multnomah
  • Polk
  • Washington
  • Yamhill
To support UNCF's Portland's Portfolio Project Program
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Journalistic Learning Initiative
2021
$60,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support Black student participation in Journalistic Learning Initiative's Black Student Magazine, a statewide after school program
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
  • People with disabilities
Serendipity Center
2021
$200,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Marion
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For support of this organization which serves students with disabilities and their families through a post-pandemic recovery and leadership transition
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People with disabilities
Salem-Keizer Coalition for Equality
2021
$25,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
6 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
Continuation of rolling out the Student Success Act
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Northwest Regional Education Service District
2021
$25,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Washington
To assist the Preschool for All Task Force in developing recommendations for a publicly funded preschool program in Washington County
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
  • People with disabilities
Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metropolitan Area
2021
$70,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To support equity-focused out-of-school programming for priority students in Multnomah and Washington Counties
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Portland Public Schools
2021
$115,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To accelerate workforce diversity, embed current statewide equity initiatives and implement targeted culturally responsive professional development for K-12 educators and educator preparation programs in Oregon
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Mente
2021
$141,200
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties ServedStatewide
To increase organizational capacity as Mente launches, manages and institutionalizes the Mente Hermano program focused on supporting Latinx male high school students from across the state
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Strada Collaborative, Inc.
2021
$185,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To improve the high school graduation rates and college and career readiness of Oregon's youth in foster care through high quality academic and life skills coaching
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Stand for Children Leadership Center
2021
$25,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
6 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
Continuation of rolling out the Student Success Act
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Camp ELSO
2021
$200,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To support operations for culturally specific STEAMED programming, fostering educational success and pipelines to careers in environmental science for BIPOC students in Multnomah County
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
AYCO
2021
$179,468
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To scale AYCO's holistic supports for Somali students in Washington County
Grant
Population
  • People of color
  • People with disabilities
Chemeketa Community College
2021
$60,200
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Marion
  • Polk
  • Yamhill
To accelerate workforce diversity, embed current statewide equity initiatives and implement targeted culturally responsive professional development for K-12 educators and educator preparation programs in Oregon
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Oregon State University Foundation
2021
$170,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Crook
  • Deschutes
  • Jefferson
To provide racial equity and social justice training and technical assistance to Central Oregon school districts
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
The Next Door
2021
$25,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
6 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
Continuation of rolling out the Student Success Act
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Central Oregon Community College
2021
$184,902
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Crook
  • Deschutes
  • Jefferson
  • Klamath
  • Lake
  • Wasco
To increase high school graduation and college enrollment rates for Latinx, Native-American and Afro-Centric students in Central Oregon
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians
2021
$100,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Douglas
To support a Tribal after-school program serving Native youth in Douglas County
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
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