Foundation / Corporation
Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation
09/03/21 5:00 PM Pacific Time
Grants of up to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations to benefit local residents and communities in the funding source's service area. Funding is intended for programs serving low-to-moderate income populations and priority will be given to proposals benefitting under-resourced communities.
Umpqua Bank, through the Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation, has evolved its community giving strategy and Community Grants program to reflect a deeper commitment to improving economic prosperity, especially for under-resourced individuals, families, and small businesses. The Foundation is dedicated to building healthier, more resilient, better connected, and inclusive communities throughout its footprint.
Economically Empowered Individuals
Vibrant Business Ecosystems
GrantWatch ID#: 178873
Grants awarded: Around 200 annually
- Grant range: $3,000-$10,000
- Average grant size: $4,500
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: https://apply.yourcausegrants.com/apply/programs/28910bc9-3019-4d68-b29d-239db9655fad
Cover letters can be addressed to:
Board of Directors
Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation
One SW Columbia St., Suite 1200
Portland, OR 97204
For questions, contact: Community@UmpquaBank.com
USA: California; Idaho; Nevada; Oregon; Washington
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in multiple states and provinces to improve the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to address priority areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion; workforce development; civic and cultural growth; hum
Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in eligible counties, with priority given to low- to moderate-income populations. Applicants in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska,
Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are
Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, and agencies for initiatives to benefit families, children, and communities. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include equitable communi
Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organizations
Grants of up to $15,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations serving eligible locations to support the performing arts sector. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, grants are currently intended to support general operations. Funding is intended to support n