New Staff Join the Miller Foundation

Upcoming Deadlines & New Staff

Our next round of grant applications is due December 16th.

(Please note this date is replacing our January deadline.)

Recipients will be notified in March.

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We appreciate when organizations call us with questions. We don't want you to spend your valuable time working on a proposal that might not be a strong fit with our priorities. You are welcome to call us at 503.546.3191 or reach out to a member of our program team directly to have a quick conversation about eligibility.

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We are excited to announce that Alma Llamas has joined the Miller Foundation as our new Accounting & Operations Manager!

Alma will be managing the Foundation’s accounting systems, financial reporting, benefits renewal, and supporting the Foundation’s daily operations.

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We are excited to announce that Lacey Sortman has joined the Miller Foundation as our new Grants Management Associate!

Lacey will be managing the Foundation's grant portal, application process and communications.

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