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
Philanthropy Northwest
2018
$23,905
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
For annual membership and operating support for this organization that promotes, facilitates and drives collaborative action by community investors to build resilient, equitable and inclusive communities across the Northwest
Grant
Rural Organizing Project
2018
$26,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
6 months
For statewide organizing to defend and protect rural immigrants and refugees, including trainings, local inclusivity campaigns, rapid response infrastructure building, intervention with law enforcement and building support for statewide advocacy; this grant is made as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, addressing critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and
Grant
Senior Advocates for Generational Equity
2018
$19,080
Building Community
Duration of Award
5 months
To develop a three-year strategic and resource development plan with an integrated diversity, equity and inclusion focus
Grant
South Santiam Watershed Council
2018
$80,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
48 months
For ongoing watershed restoration and project stewardship in the North Santiam and South Santiam river basins
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Toledo Community Foundation
2018
$500
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
1 month
To support the Toledo Community Boathouse
Grant
Trust for Public Land
2018
$50,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
10 months
For a mapping tool and analysis of Oregon communities based on their social, economic and environmental characteristics
Grant
United Way of Jackson County
2018
$4,500
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
6 months
To support the 2018 Oregon Nonprofit Leaders Conference, which brings together nearly 300 nonprofit organizations from across the state to learn, think and network with Pacific Northwest grantmakers
Grant
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette
2018
$22,500
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
3 months
For fiscal sponsorship of the Center for Equity and Inclusion, which will pilot rural Diversity, Equity and Inclusion workshops for Oregon's housing industry in Lincoln City, Bend, Roseburg and The Dalles
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Voz Workers' Rights Education Project
2018
$50,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
25 months
For a new workforce development coordinator position to help day laborers gain access to green job opportunities in Portland
Grant
Community Housing Fund
2018
$150,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
53 months
For loan capital to finance affordable housing projects in Washington County and four adjacent counties
PRI
Housing Development Center
2018
$3,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
4 months
For assistance in planning the 2018 Cost Efficiency Summit
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Network for Oregon Affordable Housing
2018
$3,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
4 months
For assistance in planning the 2018 Cost Efficiency Summit
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
North by Northeast Community Health Center
2018
$26,640
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
For racial equity training and community engagement in preparation for the development of an organizational strategic plan
Grant
ROSE Community Development Corporation
2018
$7,950
Building Community
Duration of Award
5 months
For a partnership with Passin’Art and playwright Michael Eichler to produce Repulsing the Monkey, a play about gentrification
Grant
Willamette Valley Law Project
2018
$35,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
6 months
For research, planning and technical assistance to update the structure of Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste, known as PCUN, Oregon’s farmworkers union and largest Latino organization in the state
Grant
Verde
2018
$160,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For support of the Healthy Communities Coalition, working to secure community benefit agreements arising from the Pearl District Post Office site redevelopment that help build wealth for low-income communities
Grant
Oregon Community Foundation - Meyer Memorial Trust Donor Advised Fund
2018
$3,000,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
36 months
To support the Meyer Memorial Trust donor-advised fund
Grant
Unite Oregon
2018
$27,750
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
In support of the "We Are All Oregon" project, connecting refugees, asylum seekers and people with Temporary Protected Status with immigrant rights groups and other organizations to advocate for the immigrant communities across Oregon; this grant was awarded as a part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, which addresses critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and
Grant
Four Rivers Health Care
2018
$20,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To support the creation of a welcome center based in Ontario to serve newcomers to the Treasure Valley region; this grant was made as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, addressing critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and refugees
Grant
Rural Development Initiatives
2018
$7,500
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
2 months
To support the "Regards to Rural 'Bridges Between Rural and Urban'” conference, which brings together 400 people from across the Pacific Northwest to strengthen and celebrate rural people, places and economies
Grant
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