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Pacific Youth Choir
Project: PYC@NeighborhoodChoir ProgramYear: 2017 Grant Amount: $10,000 Location: Portland, OR
PYC’s neighborhood choir program is designed to help bridge the equity gap for students and families in low-income neighborhoods, while continuing to build the diversity of PYC itself.
Portland Homeless Family Solutions
Project: Diversion to prevent homelessness for families with childrenYear: 2017 Grant Amount: $10,000 Location: Portland, OR
This project will help 80 homeless families with children under 18 in Portland either prevent or end their homelessness.
Portland State University Foundation - Center for Women's Leadership
Project: Center For Women's Leadership GOALS program: Girls Oregon Action Leadership ServiceYear: 2017 Grant Amount: $12,000 Location: Portland, OR
The GOALS program works collaboratively with a Teen Council of 30+ teen girl leaders from approximately 15 high schools to host an all-day educational Leadership Summit for 300+ girls from approximately 40 Portland Metro Area high schools.
Treasure Valley Children's Relief Nursery
Project: Creating a Natural PlaygroundYear: 2017 Grant Amount: $10,500 Location: Ontario, OR
At-risk toddlers will get to safely explore and play. Trauma’s negative impact on children is well-documented. Our play area will provide many opportunities for children to grow their imaginations, build their vocabularies, and learn about nature.
The natural playground………………………. A trike track…………..
and a balance beam donated by a High School senior volunteer.
United Cerebral Palsy of San Luis Obispo
Project: Parents of Joy All-Inclusive PlaygroundYear: 2017 Grant Amount: $2,000 Location: Atascadero, CA
Supports the construction of a playground accessible to all children, regardless of ability. The playground will be designed to make social play easier for children with cerebral palsy and other special needs. NOTE: this grant does not conform to Lamb Foundation’s usual guidelines.
Walla Walla Watershed Foundation
Project: Walla Walla Basin Watershed Council Education Outreach ProgramYear: 2017 Grant Amount: $10,000 Location: Walla Walla, WA
The program engages 600+ students and 100+ adults each year in a collection of experiential learning activities to improve audience’s understanding of natural resources and systems, to foster restoration and sustainability in the Walla Walla watershed basin.
Project: General OperationsYear: 2017 Grant Amount: $8,000 Location: Gresham, OR
Helps to support the mission of Zarephath Ministries to feed and provide emergency food to anyone in need.