Grants of up to $25,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible locations for arts-based community-driven programs. Funding is intended for activities that benefit communities of color and other historically marginalized communities, promote connection to place, and strengthen social fabric. Projects must benefit the residents of the Portland metro area and must take place within the Urban Growth Boundary.
Applicants can propose to use grant money for general operating support if their mission and ongoing work are clearly aligned with the four Community Placemaking objectives. These funds can be used at the organization’s discretion to carry out its mission by covering costs such as staff time, rent, programming, overhead, etc. This grant program should not be considered an opportunity for ongoing support.
The four objectives of Community Placemaking are:
For additional information about Community Placemaking objectives, see: https://www.oregonmetro.gov/sites/default/files/2020/08/03/2021-Community-Placemaking-grant-application-handbook.pdf#page=5
GrantWatch ID#: 182974
Grants range from $5,000 to $25,000.
Grant-funded activities can take place beginning in March (for 15 months).
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To apply: https://zoomgrants.com/gprop.asp?donorid=2199&limited=2947
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600 NE Grand Ave.
Portland, OR 97232-2736
Urban Growth Boundary Map:
USA: Oregon: Portland Metropolitan Area
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