Community Investment Programs
The Willamette Health Council is pleased to offer grants, donations and sponsorships for organizations serving the Marion-Polk region. In accordance with our mission, our community investment programs are designed to improve the social determinants of health and equity, and the quality of healthcare in our community. They are also intended to support the 2021-2025 Marion-Polk Community Health Improvement Plan priorities, which include: behavioral health supports, housing and substance use.
Organizations submitting a funding request to the Willamette Health Council for the first time are required to create an account within our online system. Those who are returning applicants should utilize their organization’s existing account. For assistance, please email Mariah Balderrama (she/her), Community Investments Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community Impact Grants
For funding requests up to $100,000. This grant program supports projects within the Marion-Polk community that address one or more of the following impact areas:
- Behavioral Health Supports (including mental health and substance use)
- Children, Youth & Families
- Healthcare Workforce Development
- Housing & Homelessness
We will begin accepting Letters of Intent on June 26, 2023.
Community Impact Donations
Partners serving the Marion-Polk community are eligible to apply for a Community Impact Donation using a low-barrier application process.
Donation requests are capped at $10,000 and are accepted on a rolling monthly basis.
If you are looking for assistance with event sponsorship, please email Mariah Balderrama (she/her), Community Investments Coordinator, at email@example.com to schedule a time to discuss your request.