The Bank of America Charitable Foundation
awarded $177,500 in grants to nonprofits in the Portland area addressing critical needs, such as hunger and shelter. The organizations awarded include Clark County Food Bank, Growing Gardens, Meals on Wheels People Inc., Oregon Food Bank
, Portland Parks Foundation
, Portland Homeless Family Solutions, Albertina Kerr Centers, Home Forward, Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber
, Human Solutions
, Oregon Micro Enterprise Network
and YWCA Clark County.