Meyer Memorial Trust (OR)

The Meyer Memorial Trust works to dismantle barriers to equity and improve community conditions so that all Oregonians can reach their full potential.

The Trust seeks to identify and address systemic problems that act as barriers to successful outcomes in housing, education, the environment and by supporting the stability of nonprofits organizations doing the real work to enable Oregon to flourish.

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Twitter - @meyermt

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Recent News from Meyer Memorial Trust

Executive of the Year 2021: Michelle J. DePass, Meyer Memorial Trust
Foundation: Meyer Memorial Trust

... announced the largest initiative in its history, a $25 million, five-year philanthropic commitment to racial justice called Justice Oregon for Black...more

Meyer Memorial Trust awards $21.3 million in grants, 6 in C. Oregon
Foundation: Meyer Memorial Trust, Ford Family Foundation, Oregon Community Foundation

Civic engagement, community connection, belonging and systems change; ○ Advancing education equity through systems and policy-level...more

Meyer Memorial Trust Awards $21 Million for Equitable Work in Oregon
Foundation: Meyer Memorial Trust, Oregon Community Foundation

... Oregon Community Foundation and FordFamily Foundation to invest in recovery and rebuilding — particularly for Oregon's vulnerable...more

Meyer Memorial Trust announces $21 million in grants
Foundation: Meyer Memorial Trust

The awards account for roughly two-thirds of the foundation's annual grants and support organizations working to make Oregon more equitable...more

10 Dead, 22 Missing as Oregon Reels From Immense Wildfires
Foundation: Meyer Memorial Trust, Oregon Community Foundation

... Meyer Memorial Trust, and The Oregon Community Foundation to "help plan for what comes next." In today's media briefing, authorities were...more

Funders Need to Advocate for Policy Change Right Now
Foundation: Marguerite Casey Foundation, Marguerite Casey Foundation, Meyer Memorial Trust, Surdna Foundation

First, philanthropic advocacy can elevate unheard voices. “The scales of influence in our democracy are not balanced. Our role is to lift up voices that...more

The Week in impact investing: True colors
Foundation: AARP Foundation, Meyer Memorial Trust, Open Society Foundations

TGIF, Agents of Impact! True colors, shining through. A handful of investors have risen to the triple challenge of COVID, climate and systematic...more

Meyer Memorial Trust announces $25M commitment to equity efforts
Foundation: Meyer Memorial Trust

in 22 hours. The initiative is the largest in the foundation's 38-year history. Meyer Memorial is the fourth-largest philanthropic organization in...more

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