2021 Grants

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Baker Relief Nursery

Grant Amount: $20,000
Project: "Emerging" Baker Relief Nursery
Year: 2021
Location: Baker City, OR
About:

This is a new, “emerging” relief nursery.  Provides certified relief nursery services in 2021/22 to 35 families with children age birth to 6 years, screened positive for risk factors of potential child abuse/neglect, and residing in Baker and south Union counties in Oregon.



Bradley Angle

Grant Amount: $15,000
Project: Critical Operating Support for Domestic Violence Services
Year: 2021
Location: Portland, OR
About:

We expect to serve 400-600 domestic abuse survivors across our core programs in 2021 with these funds. Programs are designed to provide support and assistance at every step of a survivor’s healing journey and are inclusive of all identities.



Burns Paiute Tribe Foundation

Grant Amount: $12,550
Project: TuWaKii Nobi (Kid's House) Youth Program Initiative
Year: 2021
Location: Burns, OR
About:

Tuwakii Nobi will provide on-line after school tutoring for our Native community youth. We are continuing to offer language and cultural immersion opportunities to our youth and their families online due to COVID-19.



Family Building Blocks

Grant Amount: $20,000
Project: General Operations
Year: 2021
Location: Salem, OR
About:

To support the work of this relief nursery as they navigate the pandemic and continue to serve at-risk children and their families to prevent child abuse and neglect, and keep children safely with their families.



Family Nurturing Center

Grant Amount: $15,000
Project: Classroom & Family Support
Year: 2021
Location: Medford, OR
About:

Operational support for the Family Nurturing Center (FNC) Farm & Food Extended Classroom Program supporting 50 at-risk children and their families by offering class and family trips to the FNC operated farm, 50 food boxes monthly to families, and transportation. Family Nurturing Center is a child abuse and neglect prevention and intervention program serving high-risk Jackson County families with children.



FISH Vancouver

Grant Amount: $10,000
Project: Volunteer Coordinator + PPE
Year: 2021
Location: Vancouver, WA
About:

Provides 11 weeks salary plus Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for a of Volunteer Coordinator, a much-needed position due to COVID-19 and the change in volunteers.  During the time of this grant, FISH will provide emergency food to 9,625 people – many first-time visitors – in Clark County’s poorest neighborhoods. About 30% of clients are children; 21% are elderly.



North Fork John Day Watershed Council

Grant Amount: $15,000
Project: North and Middle Fork John Day River Watershed Resource and Community Support
Year: 2021
Location: Long Creek, OR
About:

This grant directly supports health and function of 2,600² mile of the North and Middle Fork John Day River watersheds and the rural communities within, through restoration, monitoring, literacy and stewardship services.



p:ear

Grant Amount: $15,000
Project: p:ear Arts and Culture Program
Year: 2021
Location: Portland, OR
About:

p:ear’s Arts and Culture program brings music, art, theater, and movement into the lives of young people experiencing homelessness, creating opportunities for them to develop emotional, motor and cognitive skills.


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