Grants and Upcoming Events

Get the funding you need to launch your conservation project. East Multnomah Soil and Watershed Council’s annual grant cycle for the 2018 Partners in Conservation (PIC) grants program is coming up. Applications are due by 4pm on Thursday, December 15th this year.

In order to be eligible for funding, projects or events must be located within the District service area (all Multnomah County east of the Willamette River) or serve its residents. Projects must show a clear public benefit in one or more of the following: habitat restoration or watershed health, soil erosion prevention/control, soil health, water quality, water conservation, and/or environmental education.

Learn more and apply

Other upcoming events to note:

Oregon Farm to School and School Garden Summit – Two day conference with workshops, speakers, resources and opportunities to connect with other farm to school and school garden stakeholders! Jan 25-26, 2018 at the Oregon Garden in Silverton, OR. Learn more and register!

The Oregon Community Foundation

  • Community Grants Program funding priorities, how to write a compelling narrative and how to avoid common pitfalls.
  • Community Grant Program: Applications accepted Dec 1 to Jan 15 with board decision in May
  • Nike Community Impact Fund: Application accepted Oct. 15 to Dec. 1 – Awarded to Clackamas, Columbia, Multnomah, Washington and Yamhill counties in Oregon, and Clark County in Washington