The grant application for city Social Services Funding Grants will be made available on Monday, Feb. 7 and will be due Monday, Mar. 28. Recipients are selected through a competitive process and grants are open to nonprofit organizations for operations and activities in Beaverton from July 2022 through June 2023.
The Social Services Funding Committee will make recommendations to City Council, which has prioritized projects that address homelessness/housing, affordable afterschool and educational programming, and health needs in the Beaverton community. For this round of applications, the city will award approximately $310,000 in social services grants. Currently, funded organizations include food pantry services to the Beaverton community struggling with hunger and culturally specific educational and mental health support, among others
Informational sessions about the grant will be held in February. For more information, visit www.BeavertonOregon.gov/SocialServices or contact Megan Cohen, Community Service Coordinator, at 503-526-2584, mcohen@BeavertonOregon.gov.