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
The Nature Conservancy in Oregon
2021
$150,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Curry
  • Jackson
  • Josephine
For a collaborative effort to address escalating wildfire risks, smoke and a changing climate within the dry, fire-dependent forests and surrounding communities of the Rogue River Basin in Southern Oregon
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
Strategic Energy Innovations
2021
$130,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For a fellowship program to strengthen BIPOC leadership development in climate policy advocacy organizations in Oregon
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Social Good Fund
2021
$8,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
9 months
Counties Served
  • Columbia
  • Multnomah
To provide technical assistance for Portland Harbor Community Coalition to establish itself as a 501(c)3 and establish organizational infrastructure
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
2021
$185,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Benton
  • Clackamas
  • Coos
  • Douglas
  • Klamath
  • Lane
  • Lincoln
  • Linn
  • Marion
  • Multnomah
  • Polk
  • Tillamook
  • Washington
  • Yamhill
To secure traditional ecological knowledge and integrate it with conservation practices to increase access to cultural resources and strengthen land management
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Western Environmental Law Center
2021
$1,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For participation in an educational webinar on Creating Wildfire Resilient Landscapes and Communities
Grant
Columbia Riverkeeper
2021
$185,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clatsop
  • Columbia
  • Hood River
  • Morrow
  • Multnomah
  • Umatilla
  • Union
  • Wasco
To expand Columbia Riverkeeper's relationships and advocacy with Tribal nations to protect clean water and restore salmon habitat
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
Health Care Without Harm
2021
$100,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To leverage the institutional purchasing power of hospitals to support BIPOC-owned, sustainable food businesses and advance equity in the food system
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Neighbors for Clean Air
2021
$35,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
To develop at least four frontline community cohorts in East Portland to address air quality concerns
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Sustainable Northwest
2021
$128,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Harney
To build capacity and provide technical assistance to support energy independence for the Burns Paiute Tribe in Harney County
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
Gorge Grown Food Network
2021
$194,221
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Hood River
  • Sherman
  • Wasco
To support collaborative efforts in the Columbia Gorge to advance environmental justice in the local food system
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
Water Foundation
2021
$100,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For the Northwest Tribal Salmon Alliance to facilitate collaboration among Tribes working to secure Snake River restoration
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
Willamette Partnership
2021
$243,773
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To elevate priorities of Black, Indigenous and other communities of color across the state to shape the future of Oregon's water resources
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Willamette Valley Law Project
2021
$1,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For participation in an educational webinar on Creating Wildfire Resilient Landscapes and Communities
Grant
Ecotrust
2021
$120,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To create a pipeline for Black farmers to develop collective power through agricultural skills, securely accessing land, and transforming agricultural policy
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Network of Oregon Watershed Councils
2021
$43,700
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clatsop
  • Columbia
  • Coos
  • Crook
  • Curry
  • Deschutes
  • Douglas
  • Hood River
  • Jackson
  • Jefferson
  • Klamath
  • Lake
  • Lane
  • Lincoln
  • Tillamook
  • Wasco
To support DEI training for three cohorts of directors and employees of Watershed Councils located in three different regions of the state
Grant
The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation
2021
$140,759
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
17 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Umatilla
  • Union
To publish and launch the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation Climate Adaptation Plan
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
BlueGreen Alliance Foundation
2021
$140,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To continue supporting BlueGreen Alliance Foundation's efforts to build a powerful blue-green movement for equitable climate solutions in Oregon
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Lomakatsi Restoration Project
2021
$25,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For general operating support of this organization that merges on-the-ground restoration based on traditional ecological knowledge and ecosystem management with community engagement, education and workforce development
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians
2021
$249,968
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To coordinate Oregon tribes' efforts to develop climate mitigation and adaptation policies, and renewable energy and climate-smart forestry investment projects
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Lomakatsi Restoration Project
2021
$2,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
1 month
Support TypeProject Support
For participation in an educational webinar on Creating Wildfire Resilient Landscapes and Communities and for leading a discussion on forest restoration related to wildfires
Grant
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