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
Northwest Family Services
2018
$35,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To provide mental health support and raise mental health awareness among Latino community members in Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington counties at this multi-service, multicultural agency that works to improve family stability to reduce poverty; this grant was awarded as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, which addresses critical and time-sensitive issues facing
Grant
Oregon Community Foundation
2018
$30,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
13 months
For a collaborative grant with other funding partners to promote BUILD through the State of Oregon's Early Learning Division to ensure all of Oregon's young children have access to early learning that results in school readiness
Grant
Oregon Justice Resource Center
2018
$35,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To promote the protection of immigrant rights at this agency that champions civil rights and improves legal representation for communities that have often been underserved in the past; this grant was awarded as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, which addresses critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and refugees
Grant
Soul River Inc
2018
$35,634
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
4 months
To support a Willamette River-focused education and leadership development program that connects underserved youth with military veterans for healing and mentorship
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Treasure Valley Children's Relief Nursery
2018
$19,600
Building Community
Duration of Award
5 months
For consultation to support a transformative diversity, equity and inclusion training process at this Eastern Oregon organization working to help children heal from difficult life experiences
Grant
Voz Workers' Rights Education Project
2018
$35,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
8 months
For technical assistance to increase organizational effectiveness at this worker-led agency that empowers diverse day laborers and immigrants to improve their working conditions through leadership development, mobilization and community education
Grant
Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
2018
$150,000
Housing Opportunities
Duration of Award
12 months
For capital support of Neachesna II, an affordable housing development of five duplex townhomes for members of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
Grant
Tides Center
2018
$175,000
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
11 months
To support the administration of the Willamette River Initiative
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
Central City Concern
2018
$1,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
1 month
For education and dialogue about transitional housing-related issues and opportunities
Grant
Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon
2018
$50,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To support SOAR, a program that assists with the full integration of refugees into our communities; this grant was awarded as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, which addresses critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and refugees.
Grant
Family Access Network Foundation
2018
$1,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
1 month
For education and dialogue about transitional housing-related issues and opportunities
Grant
Guidestar USA
2018
$1,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
For annual support of Guidestar, which advances philanthropic transparency and encourages charitable giving
Grant
Immigration Counseling Service
2018
$100,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To provide legal services delivery to underserved immigrants, including rural residents, unaccompanied minors, trafficking victims and members of the LGBTQ immigrant community; this grant was awarded as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, which addresses critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and refugees
Grant
Literary Arts
2018
$35,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
6 months
To support bringing activist, organizer and educator, DeRay Mckesson, host of Pod Save the People, to Portland for a speaking event and collateral activities focused on equity and social justice
Grant
Mano a Mano
2018
$30,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
To support a Community Health Worker staff position to provide wrap-around support services to impacted immigrant families; this grant was awarded as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, which addresses critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and refugees.
Grant
Metropolitan Public Defender Service
2018
$100,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
8 months
For continued support to prevent and confront efforts to deport Oregonians through free legal services; this grant was awarded as part of the Oregon Immigrant and Refugee Funders Collaborative, which addresses critical and time-sensitive issues facing immigrants and refugees
Grant
National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy
2018
$12,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
12 months
For annual support for this organization that pushes philanthropy to do more for those who are marginalized, underserved and disenfranchised
Grant
ShelterCare
2018
$1,000
Meyer Designated Program
Duration of Award
1 month
For education and dialogue about transitional housing-related issues and opportunities
Grant
Immigration Counseling Service
2018
$12,000
Building Community
Duration of Award
12 months
For additional support for technical assistance to conduct organization-wide strategic planning, governance planning and diversity, equity and inclusion training
Grant
Long Tom Watershed Council
2018
$11,200
Healthy Environment
Duration of Award
22 months
For ongoing participation in the Willamette Model Watershed Program
Grant
Initiative
Willamette River Initiative
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