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The City of Portland, Oregon

Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services

Phone: 503-823-5288

Fax: 503-823-5384

1120 SW 5th Avenue, Rm 1250, Portland, OR 97204

Special Appropriations

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For questions pertaining to the $650,000 Special Appropriations, contact Craig Haynes at 503-823-4306 or

For questions pertaining to the PUAH Special Appropriations, contact Michelle Rodriguez at 503-823-4831 or

The Portland City Council approved $1,000,000 in the FY2017-18 Adopted Budget for one-time Special Appropriations. Of this amount, $350,000 has been allocated to The Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI) for the Portland United Against Hate (PUAH) competitive grants process. Please note that there are two separate applications for each set of funds.

The Office of Neighborhood Involvement, will host an informational meeting for potential PUAH grant applicants, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, from 06:00pm - 07:30pm at Portland City Hall, Lovejoy Room, 1221 SW 4th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97204.

$650,000 Special Appropriations allocation.

Funding may be awarded in each of the following areas:

  • Expanding Opportunities for Youth
  • Community-Based Arts and Culture
  • Expanding Economic Opportunities for Portlanders
  • Community Health

$350,000 Portland United Against Hate (PUAH) Special Appropriations allocation.

Funding may be awarded under the following opportunities:

  • Capacity Building
  • Data Collections and Analysis

Please view the PUAH Addendum and PUAH Application for full scope of work. Applicants can apply for either one or both opportunities. A separate application is required for each opportunity.

All applications must be submitted by Tuesday, August 15, 2017, to the address on the application form. E-mailed and mailed submissions will be accepted until 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, August 15, 2017.