OUR 2017 Award Winners
Congratulations to our two $100,000 Impact Award winners and three $17,666 Finalist Award Winners. The votes are in from the online membership ballot. With 92% of our members voting, we proudly present our list of 2017 grant recipients.
Thank you to the more than 60 volunteer members serving on our grant review teams for their thoughtful consideration and selection of the finalists. Our membership has learned so much from studying the issues in our region and meeting with the nonprofit leaders in our community. We are excited to be partners in community change with the award winners below. See full press release here.
$100,000 Impact Award Winners
Portland Homeless Family Solutions, Diversion for Homeless Families
Urban Gleaners, Food First: Fighting Childhood Hunger in Washington County
$17,666 Finalist award winners
My Voice Music, Artist Mentorship Program
Metro East Digital Youth Inclusion, Rockwood Digital Inclusion and Youth
Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, Conserving Portland’s Pollinators