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Who We Fund

1Benton County

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2Clackamas County

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3Lane County

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4Lincoln County

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5Linn County

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6Marion County

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7Multnomah County

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8Polk County

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9Tillamook County

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10Washington County

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11Yamhill County

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We fund projects for 501(c)3 organizations in the following 11 counties in Northwest Oregon:

  1. Benton County
  2. Clackamas County
  3. Lane County
  4. Lincoln County
  5. Linn County
  6. Marion County
  7. Multnomah County
  8. Polk County
  9. Tillamook County
  10. Washington County
  11. Yamhill County

What We Fund

Your project must fall into one of our seven program areas:

Health

Health

Projects focused on healthy lifestyles, combating disease, preventative programs, domestic violence prevention and direct healthcare services.

Education

Education

Projects focused on school mentoring programs, alternative learning experiences, and in-school programming.

Environmental Preservation

Environmental Preservation

Projects involving river and habitat restoration and preservation, pollution solutions and green space development.

Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Projects focused on theatre, music, visual arts, story telling and dance, and culturally significant projects.

Historic Preservation

Historic Preservation

Projects focused on historic preservation such as architectural preservation, oral history and interpretive signage.

Public Safety

Public Safety

Projects focused on public safety such as Rural Fire and Police programs, and safety training.

Problem Gaming

Problem Gaming

Projects focused on research and public outreach services for Problem Gaming and addiction.

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Other Grants & Programs

Hatfield Fellowship

Each year, a Native American is selected to serve for nine months as a staff member for one of Oregon's congressional delegates in their Washington, D.C. office.

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Oregon Tribal Grants

This annual grant is open to all 9 federally recognized tribes of Oregon. The Letter of Inquiry timeline is still being determined, and a formal announcement will be released soon.

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Guide Dogs For the Blind

Health

Although blindness can be a very isolating condition, being paired with a highly trained guide dog helps our clients gain security and confidence, connect with those around them, and embrace life through education, employment, and travel. GDB provides a range of programs and services designed to improve the lives of our blind and visually impaired clients, from the birth of the puppies and spanning the career of the guide dog.

View our project archive to see more projects we've funded