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.

Awards Database

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Awardee
Year
Type
Amount
Portfolio
Mission Investors Exchange
2019
$6,500
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
1 month
For 2019 membership
Grant
Tides Center
2019
$375,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
13 months
To provide year one operating support for the new Willamette River Network
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Oregon Community Foundation
2019
$30,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To pilot a platform linking local investment proposals with Opportunity Zone funds, supporting widespread investment throughout Oregon
Grant
Beyond Toxics
2019
$25,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
For a statewide summit on environmental justice
Grant
Adelante Mujeres
2019
$25,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To train a team of Promotores de Apoyo a los Inmigrantes (Immigrant Support Promoters) to respond to the fear, trauma, misinformation and financial hardship experienced by Spanish speaking immigrants in western Washington County
Grant
North Portland Community Works
2019
$2,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
1 month
For staff capacity to participate in a series of convenings to build community among groups working on culturally-relevant environmental education in the Willamette River Basin
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Four Rivers Health Care
2019
$24,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
For the Four Rivers Welcome Center, helping immigrants and refugees to make a fresh start and feel welcome as neighbors in the Ontario region of eastern Oregon
Grant
Huerto de la Familia - Family Garden
2019
$2,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
1 month
For staff capacity to participate in a series of convenings to build community among groups working on culturally-relevant environmental education in the Willamette River Basin
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Metropolitan Public Defender Service
2019
$100,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To support a project that works to prevent and challenge efforts to deport Oregonians who are involved in Portland immigration court removal proceedings
Grant
Immigration Counseling Service
2019
$100,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To provide legal immigration services for immigrants living in rural Oregon communities
Grant
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
BRIDGE Housing Corporation
2019
$300,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
7 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For capital support to develop of 203 affordable rental units in Portland, including 30 units of permanent supportive housing (PSH) for veterans and people living on extremely low incomes
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
  • Veterans
Sustainable Northwest
2019
$250,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Clatsop
  • Coos
  • Curry
  • Douglas
  • Lane
  • Lincoln
  • Polk
  • Tillamook
For collaborative, innovative conservation projects on forest lands aimed at protecting coastal drinking water sources
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
Center for Diversity and the Environment
2019
$225,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
36 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For operating support of this organization that provides technical assistance and leadership development for diversity, equity and inclusion in Oregon's environmental movement
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Nonprofit Association of Oregon
2019
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For operating support of this statewide nonprofit membership organization that represents and supports charitable nonprofits of all sizes, geographic locations and missions across Oregon
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Western States Center
2019
$100,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For operating support of this organization working in the eight Western states of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada and Alaska to advance racial, gender and economic equity
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Tides Foundation
2019
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Malheur
  • Marion
  • Multnomah
For a nonpartisan, statewide program aimed at building culturally-specific pathways to elected and appointed office through training, coaching and mentorship in partnership with community based organizations
Grant
Population
  • People of color
Tides Foundation
2019
$25,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeProject Support
Counties Served
  • Malheur
  • Marion
  • Multnomah
To support executive leadership and to develop strategic and developmental plans for this organization working to advance progressive policy in areas such as the environment, health care, labor issues, immigrant rights, gay rights, women's rights and human rights
Population
  • People of color
Oregon Center for Public Policy
2019
$75,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For operating support of this organization that uses research and analysis to advance policies and practices that improve the economic and social opportunities of all Oregonians
Grant
Population
  • Indigenous communities and tribes
  • People of color
Unite Oregon
2019
$100,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeOperating Support
Counties ServedStatewide
For operating support of this Portland-based organization working to build power in newcomer communities through community education, civic engagement, policy advocacy, organizing, mobilization and intergenerational leadership development
Grant
Population
  • People of color
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