Community Services Grant Program
The City of Hillsboro Community Services Grant Program is intended to provide support to local social service agencies that assist in improving the mental or physical condition of Hillsboro residents. For purposes of the grant program, social services are defined as programs or activities that address community needs including but not limited to:
- Mental and Physical Health
- Child Care
- Drug and Alcohol Abuse
- Vocational Rehabilitation
- Family Support
- Public Safety
- Organizations must be nonprofit 501c3 social service agencies serving Hillsboro residents.
- Only one grant application per year will be considered for any one organization.
- An agency will only be considered for a grant if all previously awarded grants complied with grant procedures, including filing a six (6) month progress report (if required). *Organizations who receive funding for amounts less than $3,000 are not required to submit a progress report.
- Grant requests can be made for all project and activity types that provide social services to residents of Hillsboro.
The 2016-2017 Community Services Grant Program application process is now CLOSED.
2016-2017 Grant Funding
The City of Hillsboro budgeted $100,000.00 for the Community Services Grant Program for fiscal year 2016-2017. Award amounts typically range from $1,000-$5,000.
Funding for the Community Services Grant Program may be modified or suspended during times of economic downturn, when revenue sources for the City are reduced and/or by City Council consistent with the adopted budget.
2015-2016 Grant Recipients
| Adelante Mujeres
| Adventures Without Limits
|| Lifeworks NW
| Albertina Kerr Centers Foundation
|| Love INC of Greater Portland
| Assistance League of Greater Portland
|| Meals On Wheels People
|Bienestar|| My New Red Shoes
| Boys & Girls Aid
|| Open Door Counseling Center
| Boys & Girls Club
|| Oregon Food Bank
| CASA For Children
|| Rebuilding Together Washington County
| Chess For Success
|| Saving Grace Maternity Home
| Community Action
|| Sexual Assault Resource Center
|Community Warehouse|| Southwest Community Health Center
|CODA|| The Dougy Center for Grieving Children & Families
|Domestic Violence Resource Center|| Tuality Healthcare Foundation
|Elders In Action|| Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation
|Homeless Connect - Sonrise Church|| Youth Contact
|HomePlate Youth Services|
Six Month Progress Reports
Organizations who receive grant funding, in amounts that are $3,000 or greater, are required to submit a 6 Month Progress Report in order to be eligible for future grant funding through this program.
Progress reports for the 2016-17 grant cycle will be available online in late June, 2017 and will be due by Monday, July 31, 2017. Grant recipients will be notified when the progress report forms have been posted online.
|Bakkum, Dacia||Project Specialist||City Manager's Office||503-681-6468|