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
Community Partners for Affordable Housing
2021
$140,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
To build capacity for resident services to increase housing stability, especially for households of color in Multnomah and Washington counties
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
Hacienda Community Development Corporation
2021
$15,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For participation in the housing leaders antiracist cohort, a leadership development opportunity to increase racial justice commitment among affordable housing organizations and improve the sector's understanding of how to advance diversity, equity and inclusion
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Housing Oregon
2021
$250,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To create best practices in affordable housing development partnerships with nonprofit and BIPOC-led organizations
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Northeast Oregon Housing Authority
2021
$185,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Baker
  • Grant
  • Union
  • Wallowa
To expand a resident services program focused on maintaining long-term housing stability with a focus on immigrant, refugee and BIPOC households in Multnomah and Washington counties
Grant
Population
  • Crime/abuse survivors
  • People of color
Human Solutions
2021
$150,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To support policy advocacy and mobilizing and supporting tenants' ability to advocate for themselves and for affordable housing broadly
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People of color
Native American Youth and Family Center
2021
$40,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
6 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For general operating support of this organization that provides culturally-specific programming and services that support personal success and balance through cultural empowerment
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Community Outreach
2021
$115,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties ServedStatewide
To reduce housing disparities for young adults leaving Oregon's juvenile justice or foster care system
Grant
Sponsors
2021
$75,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Lane
To develop an innovative housing model for landlords in Lane County to expand private market housing access for low-income individuals with criminal backgrounds
Grant
Population
  • People of color
  • People with disabilities
Neighborhood Partnerships
2021
$6,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For general support
Grant
Evolve Workforce & Multifamily Housing Services
2021
$180,950
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Linn
  • Marion
  • Polk
To support workforce development, culturally specific property management and advocacy for a more equitable model of property management in in Linn, Polk and Marion counties
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Native American Youth and Family Center
2021
$15,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For participation in the housing leaders antiracist cohort, a leadership development opportunity to increase racial justice commitment among affordable housing organizations and improve the sector's understanding of how to advance diversity, equity and inclusion
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Neighborhood Partnerships
2021
$280,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For flexible support to build on success and diversify voices in the Oregon Housing Alliance, with a focus on equitable state housing advocacy
Grant
Parrott Creek Child and Family Services
2021
$46,014
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
To support more integrated case planning and aligned services with a focus on BIPOC families connected to the child welfare system
Grant
Population
  • People of color
  • Women or girls
Better Housing Together
2021
$144,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
For continued support of Better Housing Together, a collaborative, community-based advocacy network that supports housing affordability, diversity and supply in Lane County
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives
2021
$75,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
4 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For additional capital and capacity support for King + Parks affordable housing project in Multnomah county
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Community Alliance of Tenants
2021
$6,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For general support
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
Farmworker Housing Development Corporation
2021
$200,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Marion
For flexible support of housing, community development and leadership for farmworkers and Latinx people in the north Willamette Valley
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
PBDG Foundation
2021
$15,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For participation in the housing leaders antiracist cohort, a leadership development opportunity to increase racial justice commitment among affordable housing organizations and improve the sector's understanding of how to advance diversity, equity and inclusion
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Community Development Partners
2021
$300,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For capital support of a development for African American and Veteran communities in Portland that puts a Black-led organization in an ownership role
Grant
Population
  • People of color
  • Veterans
Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives
2021
$200,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For flexible support of community-based housing, self-sufficiency and wealth creation in North/Northeast Portland 
Grant
Population
  • People of color
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