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.

Awards Database

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Awardee
Year
Type
Amount
Portfolio
Portland Art Museum
2019
$75,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To support the museum during its 2019 and 2020 seasons
Grant
Northwest Oregon Housing Authority
2019
$300,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
19 months
Counties Served
  • Tillamook
For capital support to develop 60 units of affordable housing in Tillamook County
Grant
Population
  • People living on low incomes
Portland Opera Association
2019
$75,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To support the opera during its 2019 and 2020 seasons
Grant
Portland Center Stage
2019
$75,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To support Portland Center Stage during its 2019 and 2020 seasons
Grant
Airway Science for Kids
2019
$48,300
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
12 months
To develop and implement a fundraising strategy for this 27-year-old organization that works to create equity through aviation STEM education
Grant
Bonneville Environmental Foundation
2019
$78,650
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
For the Willamette Anchor Habitat Working Group to engage in restoration planning and fundraising strategy development in support of habitat restoration along the mainstem Willamette River
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Grantmakers for Education
2019
$7,500
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
12 months
For annual membership support of this national organization that works to improve educational outcomes and increasing opportunities for all learnersGrant
Grant
Todos Juntos
2019
$30,973
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
6 months
To develop an equity­-focused strategic plan
Grant
Social Good Fund
2019
$2,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
4 months
For the Portland Harbor Community Coalition Coordinator to participate as a member of the board recruitment work team for the Willamette River Network
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Hood River County School District
2019
$390
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
1 month
To support the Teachers of Color convening
Grant
Marysville School District No. 25
2019
$157
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
1 month
For participation in the Teachers of Color Gathering
Grant
Coalition of Communities of Color
2019
$4,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
4 months
To build relationships between the four regional superintendents of color, leaders from the Coalition of Communities of Color and philanthropic leaders for the purpose of increasing opportunity for students of color in the Portland region
Grant
Greenbelt Land Trust
2019
$39,600
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
23 months
To advance diversity, equity and inclusion within The Confluence, a collaborative of conservation groups in the Corvallis area, and to ensure the design of its new shared space will support the group’s collaborative vision
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Mt. Scott Park Center for Learning
2019
$15,000
Equitable Education
Duration of Award
10 months
To develop a comprehensive fundraising strategy
Grant
Benton Soil and Water Conservation District
2019
$40,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
24 months
To support the Willamette Mainstem Cooperative, a partnership of landowners, conservation agencies and nonprofits working to restore habitat along the Willamette River between Corvallis and Albany
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Long Tom Watershed Council
2019
$40,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
To hire a coordinator for the Upper Willamette Stewardship Network, a new collaborative of watershed conservation groups working in the Eugene area
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
OPAL
2019
$25,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
12 months
For technical assistance to operationalize OPAL’s gender justice commitment with training, coaching and planning support to integrate new practices for healing and transformation
Grant
MRG Foundation
2019
$55,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
For a comprehensive strategic planning process among staff, board, grantees, donors and community supporters in Oregon and to support relationship building with activists and donors across the state and the philanthropic sector
Grant
Verde
2019
$143,750
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
7 months
To support early program design work of the City of Portland Clean Energy Fund by the nonprofit organizations that led the effort to establish it
Grant
Willamette Riverkeeper
2019
$159,334
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
35 months
For aquatic habitat restoration at the slough in Minto-Brown Island Park, the largest park in Salem
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
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