[PL-Directors] Reminder: Oregon Community Foundation Grant Opportunities

Darci Hanning darci.hanning at state.or.us
Tue Nov 6 14:29:01 PST 2018


(Please pardon the cross-posting)

Just a quick reminder that the Oregon Community Foundation offers grants twice per year through their Community Grant Program:

*         Spring Cycle: Application window opens December 1. Applications due January 15 at midnight with board decision in May.

*         Fall Cycle: Application window opens June 1. Applications due July 15 at midnight with board decision in November.

Renewal applications follow the same process as new application. More information is available from their web site: https://www.oregoncf.org/grants-scholarships/grants/community-grants

The following public libraries were awarded grants for the Spring 2018 grant cycle:

City of Roseburg $ 50,500
To transform the former Douglas County library building into a Roseburg City Library, redesign the children's room in partnership with the local early learning hub, and create a new space for tweens and teens

Friends of the Milton-Freewater Public Library Milton-Freewater $ 13,000
For a second and final year for a five-county library coalition -- Umatilla, Morrow, Baker, Union & Wallowa -- incentivizing library use among children age 0-5 and increasing early literacy

Jackson County Library Foundation Medford $ 30,000
To boost staffing and improve technology to create a digital play space for K-12 children and youth at the Central Point Library

Reedsport Public Library Reedsport $ 20,000
For bridge funding to keep the library open and to provide free library services to the Reedsport community while long-term funding solutions are sought

Darci Hanning, MLIS
Public Library Consultant / CE Coordinator
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