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
CASA of Oregon
2020
$12,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For technical support of strategic planning and to implement diversity, equity and inclusion action steps
Grant
CASA of Oregon
2020
$420,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
36 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support the formation of resident-owned manufactured home park cooperatives
Grant
Hacienda Community Development Corporation
2020
$300,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To support development of a replicable, community-based, affordable ADU development model aimed at increasing the supply of affordable rental housing and creating stability for homeowners with modest incomes in neighborhoods experiencing gentrification and displacement
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Population
  • People of color
Native American Youth and Family Center
2020
$250,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties Served
  • Gilliam
  • Hood River
  • Morrow
  • Multnomah
  • Sherman
  • Umatilla
  • Wasco
To support a new Columbia River tribal housing entity, providing management services and community development for Indigenous people living along the Columbia River
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Fair Housing Council of Oregon
2020
$15,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For technical assistance to support an internal focus on racial equity through organizational assessment and regional equity plans
Grant
Habitat for Humanity of Oregon
2020
$4,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
3 months
Support TypeCapacity Building Support
Counties ServedStatewide
To support advocacy and equity tracks of the 2020 Western Region Conference
Grant
Native American Youth and Family Center
2020
$60,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
To build capacity within a rental housing stability program to increase access to private market rental housing and culturally specific services for people of color experiencing homelessness, especially Native Americans
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
Compass House
2019
$75,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
36 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Jackson
To support a transitional housing case management program focused on serving people living with mental illnesses who are experiencing homelessness
Grant
Population
  • People with disabilities
Portland State University Foundation
2019
$184,800
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
For research, analysis and evaluation of the transitional housing “village” model and the development of a “How-to-Guide” for future villages in the Portland Metro region
Grant
Population
  • People of color
  • Veterans
  • Women or girls
Farmworker Housing Development Corporation
2019
$73,448
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Linn
  • Marion
  • Polk
To build a broader community base of support for and appreciation of affordable housing in Linn County, with a specific focus on the needs and contributions of farmworkers
Grant
Albertina Kerr Centers
2019
$300,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For capital support to develop 150 rental units of affordable housing for direct care professionals, people living on low incomes and people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in East Multnomah County
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • People with disabilities
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
Housing Oregon
2019
$7,500
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
5 months
Counties ServedStatewide
For conference sponsorship of the 2019 Fall Industry Support Conference and travel scholarships to attend this skills-building, and advocacy focused event
Grant
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
Community Housing Fund
2019
$30,150
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Washington
For technical assistance to develop a growth strategy for this Washington County affordable housing lender
Grant
Homes for Good Housing Agency
2019
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Lane
To support a Section 8 Rental Deposit Loan Fund focused on improving access to affordable housing for individuals living on low-incomes in Lane County
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
Thrive Central Oregon
2019
$185,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
36 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Crook
  • Jefferson
For project support to expand bilingual and Spanish case management services and to prevent homelessness and rehouse families living on low- and extremely low-incomes in Crook and Jefferson counties
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
Street Roots
2019
$80,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties ServedStatewide
For solution-oriented reporting on housing issues experienced by younger Oregonians
Grant
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
Human Solutions
2019
$134,800
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
24 months
Counties Served
  • Clackamas
  • Multnomah
  • Washington
For a collaboration between Human Solutions, Northwest Housing Alternatives and REACH CDC aimed at mobilizing, training and supporting residents of affordable housing as advocates on their own behalf
Grant
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