Request Support from the Commission

Request Support from the Commission
The Human Rights Commission may endorse events or projects and/or provide small grants to help support activities consistent with the Commission's activities and purposes.

The Commission's authority to spend public money is subject to:
1) Oregon law;
2) City Charter;
3) City budget constraints; and
4) City Manager/delegate approval. 

The commission's activities and purposes are to:
  • Help the City provide equal opportunity for all its citizens; 
  • Work to eliminate discrimination;  
  • Monitor the status of civil and human rights in the community;
  • Make recommendations to the City Council in human rights areas;
  • Support and provide programs and services that help eliminate discrimination and improve human relations, and work with other community groups and public agencies in these efforts.

See complete Guidelines for Requests for Support
See Application for Request for Support