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 2017-2018 Community Services Grant Program application process is now OPEN.
Completed applications must be received by the City of Hillsboro no later than 4:00pm, Friday, September 22, 2017. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted.
2017-2018 Grant Funding
The City of Hillsboro budgeted $100,000.00 for the Community Services Grant Program for fiscal year 2017-2018. 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.
2016-2017 Grant Recipients
| Adelante Mujeres
||HomePlate Youth Services|
| Adventures Without Limits
| Albertina Kerr Centers Foundation
| Assistance League of Greater Portland
|Bienestar||Meals on Wheels People
| Big Brothers Big Sisters
||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
||Sequoia Mental Health Services
|Community Warehouse||Southwest Community Health Center
|CODA||The Dougy Center for Grieving Children & Families
|Domestic Violence Resource Center||Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation
|Elders In Action||Youth Contact
|Homeless Connect - Sonrise Church||
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 report forms for FY 2017-18 will be available online in June 2018.
|Bakkum, Dacia||Project Specialist||City Manager's Office||503-681-6468|