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
Northwest Oregon Housing Authority
2019
$300,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
19 months
Counties Served
  • Tillamook
For capital support to develop 60 units of affordable housing in Tillamook County
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
NeighborWorks Umpqua
2019
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Douglas
To support critical repairs, accessibility and energy efficiency-related upgrades to manufactured homes in rural Oregon
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Housing Development Center
2019
$115,900
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties ServedStatewide
To support a partnership with Vermont Energy Investment Corporation and Proud Ground to harness the quality and cost advantages of modular construction, zero-energy design, and land-trust financing to provide permanently affordable homeownership opportunities in rural Oregon.
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Benton Habitat for Humanity
2019
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Benton
To support critical repairs, accessibility and energy efficiency related upgrades to manufactured homes in rural Oregon
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
NeighborImpact
2019
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Crook
  • Deschutes
  • Jefferson
To support critical repairs, accessibility and energy efficiency related upgrades to manufactured homes in rural Oregon
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
SquareOne Villages
2019
$125,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties ServedStatewide
To support research and development of a new Community Land Trust, a limited equity cooperative hybrid ownership model for tiny homes, and to identify creative methods for financing and scaling this long-term, community-based affordable housing option
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
2019
$150,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
For follow-on capital support of Neachesna II, a development of duplex townhomes that will provide affordable housing for members of the Siletz Tribe
Grant
Community Alliance of Tenants
2019
$195,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
To extend CAT's reach across the state as a source of reliable information and support for renters experiencing housing instability
Grant
Race Forward
2019
$15,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
5 months
To support the 2019 Housing Equity Summit
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
BRIDGE Housing Corporation
2019
$95,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Baker
  • Benton
  • Clackamas
  • Clatsop
  • Columbia
  • Coos
  • Crook
  • Curry
  • Deschutes
  • Douglas
  • Harney
  • Hood River
  • Jackson
  • Jefferson
  • Josephine
  • Klamath
  • Lake
  • Lane
  • Lincoln
  • Linn
  • Malheur
  • Marion
  • Multnomah
  • Polk
  • Sherman
  • Tillamook
  • Umatilla
  • Union
  • Wasco
  • Washington
  • Yamhill
To support identifying viable approaches to financing affordable housing development using Opportunity Zone investments while stabilizing neighborhoods and helping prevent displacement
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Community in Action
2019
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Harney
  • Malheur
To support critical repairs, accessibility and energy efficiency related upgrades to manufactured homes in rural Oregon
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Hacienda Community Development Corporation
2019
$131,407
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
3 months
For demolition of a former strip club to support future redevelopment of affordable housing in the Living Cully Plaza
Grant
Community Action Team
2019
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Clatsop
  • Columbia
  • Tillamook
To support critical repairs, accessibility and energy efficiency related upgrades to manufactured homes in rural Oregon
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Burns Paiute Tribe
2019
$200,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support to build infrastructure for an 8-home subdivision serving Tribal members on the Burns Paiute Reservation
Grant
Sponsors
2019
$100,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
For a debt relief and flexible funding strategy that removes rental barriers for formerly incarcerated people in Lane County, in partnership with the Urban League, ACCESS and Northwest Housing Alternatives, working in Multnomah, Jackson and Clackamas counties, respectively
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Greater Oregon Behavioral Health
2018
$10,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
For staff diversity, equity and inclusion training to build capacity for continued organizational equity work
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Urban League of Portland
2018
$120,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For debt relief and flexible funding to help low-income renters with criminal histories re-enter the private rental market in Multnomah County FYI- This project is in partnership with ACCESS who will test concept in Jackson County, and Northwest Housing Alternatives who will test in Clackamas County.
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Population
  • People experiencing homelessness
  • People of color
  • People who were formerly incarcerated
Multifamily NW
2018
$19,500
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
19 months
To develop an evaluation of the impact of a multi-sector collaborative that trains landlords to screen tenants in equitable and effective ways
Grant
Oregon Coast Community Action
2018
$10,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
To conduct an equity review of human resources policies for this group serving Coos, Curry and western Douglas counties
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Family Promise of the Mid-Willamette Valley
2018
$70,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
36 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties Served
  • Marion
  • Polk
For capacity building support to hire a financial counselor to assist families with low-incomes who are seeking housing in order to end or prevent homelessness in Salem
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
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