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
Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare
2018
$75,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
18 months
For third-year funding to implement property-specific portfolio preservation plans in Multnomah County, as part of the Affordable Housing Initiative's Sustaining Portfolios strategy
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Gateway to College National Network
2018
$7,500
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
1 month
To connect young people up to age 24, who are not working or attending school, with immediate jobs, paid internships and career readiness resources at the Opportunity Youth Job Fair, where an onsite "Resource Corner" focuses on reducing such barriers to employment as records expungement and childcare
Grant
Greenbelt Land Trust
2018
$2,500
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
1 month
For participation in a process to plan what comes after the Willamette River Initiative, a decade-long effort to achieve meaningful, measurable improvements in the health of the river and selected tributaries by 2019
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Human Solutions
2018
$8,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
For technical assistance training and coaching to support staff transitions within the housing department at Human Solutions
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Mission Investors Exchange
2018
$6,500
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
For 2018 membership and operations
Grant
NeighborImpact
2018
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Counties Served
  • Crook
  • Deschutes
  • Jefferson
For a manufactured home weatherization and repair program in Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson counties
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Bus Project Foundation
2018
$10,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
For technical assistance to finalize a strategic plan and provide diversity, equity and inclusion training for staff and board members.
Grant
ROSE Community Development Corporation
2018
$75,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
21 months
For third-year funding to implement property-specific portfolio preservation plans in Multnomah County, as part of the Affordable Housing Initiative's Sustaining Portfolios strategy
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
Yamhill County Affordable Housing Corporation
2018
$50,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
13 months
Counties Served
  • Yamhill
For a manufactured home repair program in Yamhill County
Grant
Initiative
Affordable Housing Initiative
APANO Communities United Fund
2018
$250,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
Support TypeCapital Support
Counties Served
  • Multnomah
For capital support to leverage development of 48 units of affordable housing with ground floor community and office space in East Portland's Jade District, a predominantly Asian community experiencing gentrification
Grant
Population
  • Immigrants and/or refugees
  • People living on low incomes
  • People of color
IRCO, Africa House
2018
$250,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
For capital support to purchase a building to house current and new services for African immigrant and refugee communities in Oregon
Grant
Neighborhood Partnerships
2018
$210,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
36 months
To build on success, diversify voices, broaden and train leadership base, and maintain the momentum of the Oregon Housing Alliance
Grant
Neighborhood Partnerships
2018
$210,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
36 months
For general operating support
Grant
ALF Oregon
2018
$48,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
To continue the Urban/Rural Connection Leadership Cohort, focused on addressing and bridging Oregon’s urban/rural divide
Grant
Boys and Girls Club of Corvallis
2018
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
To broaden the Keystone Leadership program to help teens address bullying motivated by racism, homophobia, gender identity and disability
Grant
CAPACES Leadership Institute
2018
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
To strengthen Alianza Poder, working to strategize and mobilize Oregon's Latinx community, and to develop the People's Representative programs, which offer public service training for Marion and Polk County residents
Grant
Coalition of Communities of Color
2018
$35,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
13 months
To support Bridges — six culturally-specific leadership development programs led by CCC member organizations — through collaborative planning, resource development and alumni connections to employment opportunities and civic engagement
Grant
Communities United for People
2018
$50,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
To coordinate a year-long leadership development cohort that builds organizing skills grounded in Enlace’s Integrated Organizing Approach (IOA) methodology, centering wellness and healing justice work for long-haul organizing
Grant
EUVALCREE
2018
$25,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
To develop a youth-specific leadership development program in partnership with Rural Development Initiatives
Grant
Grantmakers of Oregon and SW Washington
2018
$10,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
7 months
To support the 2018 Grantmakers as Changemakers Conference, which brings together more than 200 diverse philanthropists and thought leaders in Oregon and Southwest Washington to generate partnerships and develop funding innovations
Grant
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