City/County Info: 503-823-4000
1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204
[Four students in protective gear from Portland Opportunities Industrialization Center + Rosemary Anderson High School practicing using saw machines as part of the funded project Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Program – Workforce Development]
Legal recreational cannabis possession and sales were legalized by Oregon Measure 91 in November 2014. In late 2016, City of Portland voters to approved a 3% local tax on recreational cannabis sales. This came in the form of Portland Ballot Measure 26-180.
The ballot measure 26-180 outlines three uses for the revenue generated from Portland’s 3% tax on retail cannabis sales:
In the first three years of the grant:
All programs and projects funded by Cannabis Social Equity Grants should:
Stay informed about upcoming grant writing and storytelling workshops, community events, opportunities to help us identify priorities, and other activities related to the Cannabis Social Equity Grants and the Cannabis Program by:
Questions? Email or call (503-823-2094) Kimie Ueoka, Policy Coordinator with the City of Portland’s Cannabis Program.
The City of Portland invites you to apply for the 2020 Cannabis Social Equity Grant. This is a restorative justice and community reinvestment grant opportunity funded by the City of Portland’s 3% local tax on retail cannabis sales.
Most commonly asked questions from Year 2. We will update it with new questions and answers as them come to us.
An Excel spreadsheet for grant purposes