Awarded Grants

Detailed descriptions of the funded projects can be found in attachments at the bottom of the page.

 

2017 Civic Engagement Grant Awards (Total Funded: $73,996)

  • African Youth & Community Organization (AYCO) - $9,450
  • Community Energy Project, Inc. - $7,623
  • East Portland Neighbors: Association of Russian Speaking Compatriots, US - $13,828
  • Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon: SOAR Immigration Legal Services Program - $6,000
  • Elders in Action - $5,720
  • Growing Gardens - $14,000
  • Northwest Family Services - $12,535
  • The Jim Pepper Native Arts Festival - $4,840

 

2017 EPAP General Grant Awards (Total Funded: $79,130)

  • Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon (APANO) - $9,950
  • Chess for Success - $5,000
  • David Douglas School District - $10,000
  • David Douglas School District - $8,000
  • Division Midway Alliance - $10,500
  • Impact NW - $4,250
  • Metropolitan Family Service - $7,830
  • Morpheus Youth Project - $5,600
  • REAP, Inc. - $5,000
  • Somali American Council of Oregon (SACOO) - $6,000
  • The Rosewood Initiative - $7,000 

 

2016 EPAP Civic Engagement Grant Awards (Total Funded: $48,503)

  • David Douglas School District - $4,487
  • OneLife Portland, LLC - $6,563
  • Oregon Bhutanese Community Organization - $13,538
  • Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon (EMO) - SOAR Immigration Legal Services Program - $5,000
  • Faith Baptist Church: Russian Speaking Network - $5,000
  • Parkrose Heights Association of Neighbors - $1,500
  • Rosewood Initiative: Noroeste Enterprises, LLC - $5,880
  • Slavic Community Center of NW - $6,535

 

2016 EPAP General Grant Awards (Total Funded: $47,500)

  • Center For Intercultural Organizing – Oregon Karen Community - $4,000
  • Chess for Success - $2,500
  • Community Alliance of Tenants (CAT) - $5,000
  • Division Midway Alliance - $2,500
  • Association of Russian Speaking Compatriots - $5,000
  • Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon - SOAR - $5,000
  • Human Solutions - $4,000
  • Morpheus Youth Project - $2,500
  • People-Places-Things, LLC - Community Care Festivals - $5,000
  • Portland Fruit Tree Project - $5,000
  • Portland Meet Portland - $5,000
  • ROSE CDC - $2,000

 

2015 EPAP Civic Engagement Grant Awards (Total Funded: $35,990)

  • Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon - Jade District - $5,000
  • Community Alliance of Tenants - $10,440
  • Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon - SOAR Immigration Legal Services Program - $6,750
  • Faith Baptist Church of Portland Oregon - Russian Speaking Network - $8,000
  • ROSE Community Development Corp. - $5,800

 

2015 EPAP General Grant Awards (Total Funded: $75,344)

  • Chess for Success - $5,000
  • David Douglas School District - $1,258
  • Division Midway Alliance - $5,000
  • Association of Slavic Immigrants U.S - $5,000
  • Iraqi Society of Oregon - $5,000
  • Lents Neighborhood Association - $4,180
  • Free Arts NW - $5,000
  • Green Lents - $5,000
  • Grow Portland - $5,000
  • Morpheus Youth Project - $5,000
  • Oliver P. Lent PTA - $5,000
  • OPAL Environmental Justice Oregon - $5,000
  • Outgrowing Hunger - $4,700
  • Parkrose Heights Association of Neighbors - $3,700
  • Portland Fruit Tree Project - $4,972
  • Portland Youth Builders - $1,534
  • Wisdom of the Elders, Inc. - $5,000

 

2014 EPAP Civic Engagement Grant Awards (Total Funded: $42,126)

  • Buddhatham-Aram Inc. - Lao Community Project - $5,000
  • Community Alliance of Tenants - $8,563
  • Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon - SOAR - $9,000
  • Faith Baptist Church of Portland Oregon - Russian Speaking Network - $5,000
  • Impact NW - $5,000
  • Native American Youth and Family Center (NAYA) - $5,000
  • The Rosewood Initiative - OneLife Portland - $4,563

 

2014 EPAP General Grant Awards (Total Funded: $55,746)

  • African American Youth and Community Organization (AYCO) - $4,988 
  • Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon - $5,000
  • Community Alliance of Tenants - $5,000
  • Association of Slavic Immigrants U.S. Oregon Chapter/ - $5,000.00 
  • Bhutanese American Society North West (BASNW)/ - $5,000
  • Zomi Association of USA/EPN - $5,000
  • Friends of Zenger Farm - $5,000 
  • Human Solutions Inc. - $3,080 
  • Organizing People/Activating Leaders (OPAL) - $5,000
  • Outgrowing Hunger - $4,705
  • Sustainable Urban Neighborhoods/ Portland Fruit Tree Project - $2,973 
  • Wisdom of the Elders, Inc. - $5,000 

 

2013 EPAP Civic Engagement Grant Awards (Total Funded: $52,600)

  • African American Alliance for Homeownership - $6,000
  • Community Alliance of Tenants - $10,000
  • East Portland Neighbors Inc.: Lao American Foundation - $5,000
  • Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon - $6,000
  • Faith Baptist Church of Portland Oregon: Russian Speaking Network - $8,480
  • St. Johns All Nations Church of God In Christ: Man UP and Planting a S.E.E.D. - $7,120
  • Urban League of Portland - $10,000

 

2013 EPAP General Grant Awards (Total Funded: $47,401)

  • African American Alliance for Homeownership - $2,600
  • Chess For Success - $4,000
  • Community Alliance of Tenants - $5,000
  • Ecology in Classrooms and Outdoors - $3,575
  • East Portland Neighbors: Latino Learning Community/Comunidad Latina Aprendiendo - $2,6000
  • East Portland Neighbors: Association of Slavic Immigrants USA - $2,558
  • The Nonprofit Association of Oregon: Division Midway Alliance - $4,900
  • Northwest Housing Alternatives - $678
  • Organizing People/ Activating Leaders (OPAL) - $3,500
  • Outgrowing Hunger - $4,940
  • Portland Audubon Society - $3,100
  • Rose Community Development - $4,950
  • Wisdom of the Elders - $5,000

 

2012  East Portland Action Plan Civic Engagement Grant Awards (Total Funded: $54,805)

  • Buddhatham-Aram, Inc. - $2,000
  • Faith Baptist Church of Portland Oregon - $12,000 
  • Native American Youth & Family Center (NAYA) - $12,100
  • East Portland Neighbors Inc.: Latino Learning Community Connection - $12,000
  • Vietnamese Community of Oregon - $9,295 
  • City Bible Church - $7,410

 

2012  EPAP General Grant Awards (Total Funded: $74,500)

  • Audubon Society of Portland - $4,000
  • Better Life - USA - $5,000 
  • BuddhathamAram, Inc. - $4,500
  • David Douglas School District: Earl Boyles Elementary School - $2,990
  • IRCO: Gateway EcoDistrict - $5,000 
  • Grow Portland - $4,500 
  • Human Solutions, Inc. - $3,000 
  • Impact NW - $4,500
  •  Johnson Creek Watershed Council - $2,020
  • Metropolitan Family Service - $4,990 
  • East Portland Neighbors: East Portland Exposition - $9,000
  • Parkrose School District - $5,000 
  • East Portland Neighbors: Parkrose High School Bronco Boosters - $5,000
  •  The Rosewood Initiative - $5,000
  • Faith Baptist Church of Portland: Russian Speaking Network - $5,000
  • City of Portland: Parent Teacher Organization of Parklane Elementary - $5,000    

 

2011 EPAP Civic Engagement Grant Awards (Total: $64,000)

  • Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon (APANO- $8,000
  • Catholic Charities El Programa Hispano - $6,000
  • Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) - $9,000
  • Immigrants Vista - $9,000.00
  • Latino Learning Community/ Comunidad Latina Para El Aprendizaje - $3,000
  • Latino Network - $8,000.00
  • Native American Youth and Family Center (NAYA) - $11,000
  • The Skanner Foundation - $10,000 

 

2010-2011  EPAP Grant Awards (Total: $54,301.60)

  • Organizing People Activating Leaders (OPAL) - $4,100
  • Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon (APANO) - $4,612
  • Portland Youth Builders (PYB) - $4,427
  • Parkrose Youth Activities Fund - $4,378.00
  • Center for Intercultural Organizing - $4,445.00
  • Ukrainian Community Center of Washington - $4,500
  • El Programa Hispano of Catholic Charities - $2,576.00
  • Mt. Hood Aquatics - $2,076
  • Parkrose United Methodist Church - $2,278.00
  • Northwest Housing Alternatives - $500
  • Glenfair Neighborhood Association - $524.00
  • Centennial Community Association - $2,800
  • East Portland Neighbors - $742
  • East Portland Neighbors - $4,043.60
  • The Iraqi Society of Oregon - $4,100
  • PowellhurstGilbert Neighborhood Association - $4,100
  • PowellhurstGilbert Neighborhood Association - $4,100 

 

2010 EPAP Small/Medium Grant Awards (Total Funded: $23,592)

  • OPAL's East Portland Transit and Health Equity Project - $2,000 
  • Mill Park SUN After School Class Expansion - $2,500 
  • Glenfair Community Garden - $3,250 
  • Chess for Success After School Program - $3,942 
  • Russian Speaking Youth Leadership Conference - $4,000 
  • El Programa Hispano Everyday Science: From Soil to Stovetop - $4,000 
  • Northwest Housing Alternative's Multicultural Share Fair - $1,000 
  • Learn Zomi Language (Preserving heritage) - $1,000
  • David Douglas High School  Expanding Swimming Lessons - $1,900 

 

2009 EPAP Small/Medium Grant Awards (Total Funded: $23,408)

  • Powellhurst Gilbert Neighborhood Urban Farming Project - $670 
  • Vickie Court’s Sunrise - $ 740 
  • REACH Youth Photo Voice - $1,998 
  • Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood Graffiti Clean-up - $2,000 
  • ARCO-IRIS Festival -  $2,500 
  • Metropolitan Family Service's Centennial Education for Healthy Living - $4,000 
  • Catholic Charities of Oregon's Latino Safety Promoters (Promotores de Seguridad) -  $4,000 
  • David Douglas High School Solutions Leadership Program - $4,000 
  • East Portland Exposition - $3,500