Grant Applications accepted year round
Grant awards up to $15,000 currently
Date: Saturday, March 2
3534 SE Main St, Portland, OR 97214
10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
(Light Lunch will be served.)
Sample of Funded Projects in Portland:
VOZ Workers Rights Education Project was awarded $20,000 for its Strengthening Day Labor Leadership & Political Power Initiative. The funds assisted the group with organizing the workers and assigning work fairly & equitably, providing a safe environment and establishing a minimum wage, collecting wages, teaching English, computer, and leadership skills.
Community Alliance of Tenants was awarded $20,000. The project’s focus was on empowering tenants to better control their lives and living spaces through education and organizing, interacting with landlords, and housing legislation. Group members were focused on working to secure safe, stable, and affordable housing through effective lobbying at the local, state, and national levels.
Project members must initiate, directly benefit from and control the project
Project must address community issues or improve the lives of group members. Majority of the group must be categorized as low income/under served
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