Tillamook PUD Offers Community Support Grant Program in 2022

Posted: December 23, 2021 at 3:54 pm

A program supporting economic growth and community livability in Tillamook County for nearly two decades.

TILLAMOOK, OR – December 23, 2021- The Tillamook PUD Community Support Grant Program is now open to local not-for-profit organizations seeking funding for their community projects in 2022.

Entities interested in applying must submit their Tillamook PUD 2022 Community Support Grant application by 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 24, 2022. Grant applications and procedures are available at the Tillamook PUD main office, or online at www.tpud.org/news-community/community-support-grants/.

Applications are evaluated and selected by the Tillamook PUD Board of Directors in mid-March. In their evaluation, the Board considers each project’s potential for economic development and community outreach, as well as financial need.

Projects must be completed by the end of the 2022 calendar year. Additionally, individual grant awards are limited to $10,000 each year and entities are eligible to receive no more than $20,000 within a five-year period.

Some examples of past projects that have received Community Support Grant funding include community emergency preparedness activities, lighting and electrical upgrades at various civic organizations, purchasing updated energy-efficient appliances for community facilities, and supporting improvement projects at local organizations utilized by the community.