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D.E. & Jane Clark Fund

The D.E. & Jane Clark Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation was established in 2013 and supports the general operations for nonprofits in Baker County and the town of North Powder. Proposals are reviewed by a committee and grants are awarded in the fall. 

  • Overview

    Grant Program

    The D.E. & Jane Clark Fund supports charitable purposes in Baker County and the town of North Powder. The average grant size is $2,500. Eligible applicants include nonprofit organizations with 501(c)(3) status, churches and schools.

    Applications are accepted starting June 1 through OCF's online grants portal, MyOCF. Please see "Application Process" for more information.
     

  • Eligibility

  • Application Process

    Application Process

    Applications are accepted through MyOCF, our new online application system. 

    LOG IN TO MyOCF

    You must be a registered user to access the Grants Portal. If you don't have an account you can create one by following the instructions on the Grants Portal login screen.

    Grant applications are accepted June 1 to July 15 at midnight. Deadline: July 15 annually. 

    These are documents you will be uploading at the end of your application:

    • 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status letter from the IRS
    • Board of directors list, including contact information, affiliations, plus the skills and experience each contributes to the organization
    • Organization budget for current year
    • Organization budget for past year
    • Most recent audited financial statements (if available)
    • Multi-year project budget (if applicable)
    • Project graphic, schematic or timeline (optional)

    PLEASE NOTE: We strongly recommend using Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer to fill out your application. Safari has been found to have some technical difficulties.


    Please note that the D.E. & Jane Clark Fund grant program does not accept multi-year requests for funding.

  • Grantee Reporting

    Grantee Reporting

    Post-grant evaluation reports are due on July 15 of each year. A new grant application will not be considered unless evaluation reports have been submitted for all previous grants. This program uses OCF's standard grant evaluation form.

     

  • Staff Assistance

    Staff Assistance

    If you have questions, please contact Belle Cantor, program officer at bcantor@oregoncf.org or  503.227.6846.