Venture Portland’s grant funds are available exclusively for member business associations and are offered various times throughout the year. Venture Portland grants fund many of the activities that make Portland unique, including street fairs and other community events, holiday festivities and shopping promotions, websites, banners, newsletters, maps and other marketing collateral for business districts.

Grant Awards

Since 1995 Venture Portland has granted more than $3 million to fund more than 800 business district projects, leveraging $5 million in additional private investment in districts city wide.

Current Funding Opportunities

Grant applications are currently closed. Check back this summer!