The Oregon Reading Association offers literacy grants to members in early November each year. If your grant is not funded, it will be re-submitted automatically to the Portland Reading Council for possible funding.
Examples of funded grants:
Books are delivered to students in Tigard and Tualatin during the summer – by the Deer Creek on Wheels crew
Autobiographies for fourth graders in a study of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Black History Month, Portland Public Schools
Comparing folktales and creating an animated movie, Gresham-Barlow S.D.
Books for reading intervention students’ home libraries, Beaverton S.D.
Academic vocabulary project in Oregon City School District
Support items for Battle of the Books team, Reynolds School District