Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations and public agencies to improve care for senior citizens. Funding is intended to improve the health, quality of life, and general well-being of elderly individuals residing in nursing care facilities. Projects with potential for replication are preferred, as are projects with plans to share or disseminate results. Projects may address issues or needs of both nonprofit and for-profit nursing homes.
Grant funding is available from the Better Nursing Home Care Fund to ensure better care for nursing home residents in Oregon. The fund is focused solely on benefitting residents of nursing homes.
One or more of the following priorities should be addressed:
There should also be a clear plan for sustaining proposed activities during and following the three-year grant period.
Estimated Size of Grant:
The Better Nursing Home Care Fund is inviting one to three-year proposals. Applicants will be selected for funding in early 2023, with an option to reapply for funding for a second and potentially third year.
Completed applications should be submitted as a single PDF file by email to BNHCFund@oregoncf.org
Please submit your application with the subject line: "BNHC Fund Application - Organization Name"
If you have any questions, please contact:
Eva Miller, Associate Program Officer
Oregon Community Foundation
1221 SW Yamhill St.
Portland, OR 9720