Verde Funding

  • Awarded
  • In Progress

Awarded Funding

Verde is grateful to acknowledge a fortunate funding history, from the very first $10,000 grant from the Enterprise Foundation's Life Opportunities Initiative to recent grants from the Vibrant Village Foundation and the Northwest Area Foundation.  Verde's current funders include:

Name

Amount

Use

Date Awarded

Oregon Parks & Recreation Department, Local Government Grants $473,000 Cully Park 7.22.2014
Kresge Foundation $600,000 Living Cully 7.10.2014
National Fish & Wildlife Foundation-Wells Fargo Environmental Solutions for Communities Fund $50,000 Cully Park 5.30.2014

Portland Community Watershed Stewardship Program

$9825

Living Cully

5.15.2014

United Way of the Columbia-Willamette Community Strengthening Grant

$90,000-$180,000 for 3 years

General Operating

4.7.2014

Portland Parks & Recreation, System Development Charges

$1.25M

Cully Park

2.12.2014

A Private Family Foundation

$25,000

Verde Energy (PCRI Pilot)

12.23.2013

Northwest Health Foundation-Kaiser Permanente Community Fund

$200,000 for 2 years

Living Cully

12.12.2013

Northwest Area Foundation

$200,000 for 2 years

Living Cully

12.9.2013

Penney Family Fund, a member of the Common Counsel Foundation

$15,000

Living Cully

12.2.2013

Northwest Natural

$32,000

Verde Energy (PCRI Pilot)

12.2.2013

A Private Family Foundation

$15,000

Verde Energy (PCRI Pilot)

10.7.2013

Bullitt Foundation

$65,000

Capacity Building

10.2.2013

Vibrant Village Foundation

$50,000 for 2 years

Cully Park

9.11.2013

Meyer Memorial Trust

$250,000 for 2 years

Cully Park

7.17.2013

Paul G. Allen Family Foundation

$100,000 for 2 years

Capacity Building

7.5.2013

United Way of the Columbia-Willamette

$75,000

Cully Park

6.21.2013

Multnomah County

$50,000

Cully Park

6.6.2013

East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District, Partners in Conservation Plus Grant

$140,000 for 2 years

Cully Park

5.7.2013

Surdna Foundation, Renewal Grant

$325,000 for 2 years

Capacity Building, Cully Park, Living Cully

4.12.2013

Metro Regional Travel Options Grant

$130,000 for 2 years

Living Cully

4.10.2013

City of Portland 1% for Green Fund

$174,000

Cully Park

11.19.2012

US EPA Urban Waters Small Grant

$60,000 for 2 years

Living Cully (Lead Applicant: Columbia Slough Watershed Council)

10.31.2012

Oregon Business Development Dept, Brownfields Program

$25,000

Living Cully

8.15.2012

Metro Nature in Neighborhoods Capital Grant

$577,000 for 3 years

Cully Park

5.17.2012

National Science Foundation

$63,000, 4 years Outreach-Advocacy (Lead Applicant: OMSI) 9.9.2009

 

 

Funding In Progress

Source

Amount

Use

Date Submitted

Umpqua Bank, Quarterly Grant Application $10,000 Verde Landscape 8.23.2014
A Private Familiy Foundation, Renewal Inquiry $15,000 Verde Energy  8.18.2014
Meyer Memorial Trust, Affordable Housing Initiative RFP $25,000 (Lead Applicant: Coalition of Communities of Color; $11,730 to Verde) Outreach  8.15.2014
Oregon Community Foundation, Community Grant Program $50,000 Cully Park 8.1.2014
DEQ Columbia Slough Natural Resource Fund $200,000 ($60,000 to Columbia Slough Watershed Council) Cully Park; Whitaker Ponds 6.3.2014
U.S. Forest Service National Urban and Community Forestry Challenge Cost-Share Grant, Pre-Proposal $139,374 (Lead Applicant: Ecotrust; $44,817 to Verde) Social Enterprise 5.14.2014

US Fish & Wildlife Service

$162,000 (Lead Applicant: Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge) Cully Park 4.2014

Portland 1% for Green Fund

$297,500 Cully Park 11.1.2013