Sharon Gary-Smith on the JWR stage with a video behind her

Call for Artists: Short Film/Video

We’re looking for a woman artist who lives in Oregon to introduce and showcase a short film/video of their creation! More »

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MRG awards $900,000 in capacity building grants!

We’re excited to announce the ten groups who will be participating in our Capacity Building Initiative and who will each receive $90,000 over the next three years. More »

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Hiring: Finance & Operations Director

MRG Foundation is looking for an experienced, accessible, and collaborative Finance & Operations Director to join our team! More »

Everyone raises their glass at an MRG event

A Fond Farewell for Anita

After 12 years at MRG, and as a key part of MRG’s leadership team, we’re wishing Anita a fond farewell as she leaves to pursue a new adventure at the Partnership for Safety & Justice. More »

Portland protesters follow the lead of a Black organizer

Not Your Grandmother’s Movement

Today’s young, Black organizers are building a movement led by those most impacted and aligned with their community and their needs. Let’s get behind it. More »

MRG Foundation board and staff gathered

We’re hiring a Communications Manager!

MRG Foundation is looking for an experienced, creative, and collaborative communications manager to join our team! Apply by 9:00 a.m. on Monday, September 21 for best consideration. More »

Cris Lira and others with fists raised

10 Questions with Cris Lira

Meet Cris Lira! Cris has been supporting and leading MRG’s grantmaking programs for eight years – and has lots to share from that experience. More »

Stephan Herrera in front of a wall of pictures

10 Questions with Stephan Herrera

Get to know Stephan Herrera, MRG’s newest staff. As Capacity Building Director, Stephan will work with a cohort of 10 social change groups to help them build organizational, financial, and fundraising capacity. More »

MRG's current staff

MRG is hiring a Grassroots Giving Director

Join our team! We’re looking for an enthusiastic and collaborative fundraiser and event manager to join our development team as our Grassroots Giving Director. Apply by July 20th. More »

MRG Awards $225,000 to 19 Social Change Groups

We’re excited to announce grants to 19 of the most effective grassroots social change groups across the state. Learn more about their work here! More »