City of Portland Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI) and Southwest Neighborhoods (SWNI)
01/13/20 5:00 PM Receipt
Grants of up to $2,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and community groups to encourage community members to take leadership roles in community benefit projects. Priority will be given to underserved and underrepresented communities. Projects should engage and benefit community members in Southwest Neighborhoods Coalition area of Portland.
Portland’s Community & Civic Engagement Small Grants Program offers the opportunity to engage citizens and neighborhoods across the City. By offering seed-money, training, and technical support, the program enables residents to identify community needs, develop collaborative projects, and see their ideas through to completion. The Community & Civic Engagement Small Grants Program builds the skills and capacity of project leaders to shape the place where they live. Increased capacity creates confidence, and from confidence grows ongoing engagement of new community leaders.
Proposed projects must directly involve and engage the community as active participants and achieve one or more of the following goals:
GrantWatch ID#: 164704
Grant proposals can range from $200 to $2,000.
Proposed projects must begin after February 17, 2020 and be able to be completed by January 17, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
If you have questions about the application or submission process please contact John Tappero, Program Coordinator, at (503) 823-4592 or John@swni.org.
Application submissions should have the subject line: NA Small Grant Proposal (An electronic receipt will be sent).
Hand Deliver: SWNI, 7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Room 5, Portland OR 97219, M-F 9 am to 5 pm
For more information, see map at https://swni.org/sites/default/files/2019-11/2020-%20SWNI%20Grant%20Application_0.pdf#page=10.
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