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Project Community Mini-Grant

Grants to Oregon Businesses and Nonprofits for
Support to Reopen in the Wake of COVID-19

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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Northwest Community Credit Union (NWCU)

Deadline Date:

07/20/20 11:59 PM

Description:

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Grants of up to $1,500 to Oregon small businesses and nonprofit organizations in the funding source's service area for support to reopen in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding may be used for the purchase of personal protective equipment (PPE), technological upgrades, and minor physical modifications to business locations. Applicant businesses must be owned and operated in one of the fifteen Oregon counties that Northwest Community Credit Union serves: Benton, Clackamas, Coos, Crook, Deschutes, Douglas, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, or Washington.

Grants must be used for PPE and small physical modifications to business locations:

  • Cleaning & sanitizing products 
  • Eyewear 
  • Face shields
  • Gloves
  • Gowns
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Masks
  • Thermometers
  • Signage

Only costs incurred after March 20, 2020, (the date of Governor Brown’s state of emergency declaration in Oregon due to COVID-19) will be eligible for reimbursement.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 191055

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$30,000

Estimated Size of Grant:

Each grant can be up to $1,500.

Term of Contract:

Funds will be distributed at the time of notification and must be spent by December 31, 2020.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

You can apply for a Project Community mini-grant if you meet these criteria:
- Applicant businesses must be owned and operated in one of the fifteen Oregon counties that Northwest Community Credit Union serves: Benton, Clackamas, Coos, Crook, Deschutes, Douglas, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, or Washington.
- You do not need to be an NWCU member to apply or receive a grant.
- Your business must qualify as a small business as defined by the Small Business Association (typically 500 employees or fewer) or be an established nonprofit.
- You must be purchasing or plan to purchase PPE as listed above and your business must agree to make its best efforts to reopen as a result of this grant program.

Employees or agents of NWCU, vendors, advertising or promotional agencies, and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings, spouse, domestic partner) and members of their household (whether related or not) of such persons are not eligible to apply.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications will close at 11:59 PM on July 20, 2020. Grant recipients will be announced August 5, 2020.

Recipients will be awarded based on application date received of the request as indicated by the criteria and funded up to the award maximum., Recipients will be awarded based on application date received of the request as indicated by the criteria and funded up to the award maximum.

The applicant must agree to make best efforts to reopen as a result of this grant program.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply Online: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1wulfUC7nLxqUPu9kPvorOqtGD1aZ4pB4PVSAccV-R2Q/edit

For questions, email community@nwcu.com.

Northwest Community Credit Union
P.O. Box 10607
Eugene, OR 97440

(800) 452-9515

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Oregon: Benton, Clackamas, Coos, Crook, Deschutes, Douglas, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Klamath, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, and Washington counties

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