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OVP 2021 - 2022 Gun Violence Reduction Grant

Notice of Funding Opportunities - Revised Applications*


Office of Violence Prevention is currently accepting Fiscal Year 2021/2022 600K Gun Violence Reduction (GVR) Grant Request for Application, effective October 26, 2021. The application deadline is on November 22nd, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. PT.

The GVR grant will provide necessary funds for new or emerging organizations focused on reducing violence in Multnomah County. Grantees will use the funds to provide intervention case management, flexible funds for wraparound support; aftercare support funds for families of victims; and capacity building in small contractors to provide services. 

Applications can be accessed on the Office of Violence Prevention website or picked up at the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management (PBEM). 

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