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Funding PeriodOrg NameCityShort Description of Org or Project FundedAward Amount
Summer 2019 Northwest Mothers Milk Bank Portland Minimize barriers for breastfeeding mothers who are incarcerated through the Expressions of Care program, providing education, supplying milk collection bags to mothers, and offering a reliable delivery/shipping solution. $5,000
Summer 2019 Partners for a Hunger-Free Oregon Statewide Engage and empower students with lived experience of hunger and poverty through the SNAP Advisory Council Board and Hunger-Free Campuses Initiative to advocate for legislation to end college hunger across Oregon. $5,000
Spring 2019 Familias en Acción Statewide Grow the Abuela Mama y Yo Community Council, a Council of Latina parents, parents to be, and family members, to further build strategies and parent advocacy skills to impact food policy and health equity in Oregon. $5,000
Spring 2019 Family Forward Action Fund Statewide Resource six Action Teams, leadership groups of women caregivers committed advocating for policies that value the work of caregiving, such as paid family and medical leave and affordable child care. $5,000
Spring 2019 Q Center Portland Support the Community Resilience Initiative’s public awareness campaigns, an expanded series of interrupting transphobia workshops, and increased offerings of transgender-specific peer support groups. $5,000
Winter 2019 Treasure Valley Children's Relief Nursery Ontario Support Family Connection events in Malheur County, where attending parents, a majority of them mothers, find community support and dialogue on topics focused on keeping children safe and strengthening families. $5,000
June 2018 The Harbor Astoria Fund the siding repairs for a confidential shelter building, reopening the space for the first time in 2015, and providing much needed advocacy and support services to survivors in Clatsop County $5,000
April 2018 Jackson County SART Ashland Start a confidential facilitated survivors' support group for high school age youth in response to a growing community request in Southern Oregon schools, starting in Ashland and expanding to Medford. $5,000
April 2018 Henderson House McMinville Install an up to code fire sprinkler system in new confidential shelter that supports women, teens and girls in Yamhill County living with, or facing, interpersonal violence. $5,000
January 2018 Rose Haven Portland Expand the Shower Program from currently 12 hours a week to full-time, giving women, children and gender-nonconforming folks experiencing homelessness access to private and safe facilities. $5,000
December 2017 Red Lodge Transition Services Oregon City Purchase an 8-10 passenger van to transport Red Lodge program participants to and from work, treatment, counseling appointments, child visitation and court related appointments, educational events, cultural events, and other activities. $5,000
November 2017 Oasis Shelter Home Gold Beach Complete first kitchen remodel in over 15 years in Curry County shelter, including cabinet expansion and a new freezer, in order to be ADA compliant and support clients with mobility issues. $5,000
October 2017 Sable House Dallas Replace floors in shelter after many years of needing repairs, ensuring a safe and clean space to serve and support victims of domestic and sexual violence in Polk County. $5,000

 

 

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