The city is once again sponsoring Welcoming Grants for community-driven projects that further welcoming and inclusion in Beaverton.
The grants are designed to support community-led projects that increase opportunities for cross-cultural exchange, build Beaverton’s identity as a welcoming city, build relationships and understanding to unite residents, and foster pride in our diverse community.
Grants are available in two categories:
1. Welcoming Week: Support for events and activities that form part of our annual
Beaverton Welcoming Week celebration, coming up Sept. 10-19, 2021. Application deadline: Friday, May 7.
2. Year-Round Welcoming: Support for stand-alone projects or programs that take place throughout the year or provide an ongoing resource to further welcoming. Deadline: Rolling.
For grant details, the types of organizations that are eligible, how to apply, and examples of past funded projects, visit www.BeavertonOregon.gov/WelcomingBeaverton.