2022 Tillamook PUD Community Support Grants Awarded | Community

TILLAMOOK, OR – March 28, 2022 – Tillamook PUD is pleased to announce the local organizations selected to receive funding under the Community Support Grant program in 2022.

A total of 28 applications requesting a combined amount of over $199,000 in funding were received this year.

With so many outstanding community projects submitted and limited funds budgeted for the program, the selection decision was very difficult for the Board. After an extensive review process, the following nonprofits have received funding for their community projects:

• Bay City Arts Center – for the main gallery track lighting project.

• Heart of Cartm – for materials, supplies and equipment at Heart of Cartm Reuse

• Nedonna Beach Neighborhood Association – for lighting costs associated with the

South Pier Parking Area Project.

• Nehalem Bay United Methodist Church – for the installation of a ductless heat pump

• Nehalem Bay United Methodist Church Pantry – for refrigeration/freezer units.

• Nehalem Bay United Methodist Elders’ Lunches – for the purchase of equipment.

• North County Recreation District – for baseball/softball field lighting and security.

• Pine Grove Community House – for the upgrade of the audio-visual system of the

• Sandlake Grange #546 – ​​for electrical upgrades to the Grange.

• Tillamook Beekeepers Association – for the 2022 Tillamook Beekeepers Tree project.

• Tillamook County Family YMCA – for the installation of automatic doors at the

• Tillamook County Habitat for Humanity – for electrical work at the Hebo Home Build site.

• Tillamook County Outdoor School – for outdoor school equipment.

• Tillamook K9 Rescue – for facility upgrades.

• Tillamook Swiss Society – for building repairs.

• Wheeler Improvement Team – to replace bollards in downtown Wheeler.

• White Clover Grange – for electrical work required to support a backup generator at the Grange.

The Community Support Grant Program was established over 20 years ago to help local nonprofit organizations fund projects that promote economic growth and improve the quality of community life in Tillamook County. The board budgets funds for the program each year, the amount budgeted for the program in 2022 was $90,000.

Tillamook PUD is excited about these valuable projects and looks forward to the positive impact each will have within the community.

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