Preservation Plan Survey
Oregon Heritage and the State Historic Preservation Office request public input for the 2017-2022 Preservation Plan (Take the survey)
. This is an opportunity to identify how the office's resources should be allocated for future preservation efforts. A series of public meetings will be held in February and April to gather input for the plan. Check the calendar
Heritage All-Star Community designation for Bend
The Oregon Heritage Commission designated the City of Bend an Oregon Heritage All-Star community during the January meeting. The formal presentation will be at the City Council meeting March 1 at 7:00pm.
Oregon Heritage Summit, April 26-27
Mark your calendars for the Oregon Heritage Summit on Funding. The Oregon Heritage Conference is moving to everyother year. We will still have the Oregon Heritage Excellence Awards Banquet and Oregon Heritage Fellows presentations. Check out the summit page for more information. We will see you in Newberg!
Grant appliations open now!
Oregon Heritage has opened five grant programs including the new Oregon Main Street Revitalization Grant.
Diamonds in the Rough - facade restoration of historic properties
Historic Cemeteries Grant - for any cemetery listed with the Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries
Oregon Main Street Revitalization Grant - for building projects in designated main street areas
Oregon Museum Grant - for museums doing collections, education and tourism projects
Preserving Oregon Grant - for historic properties listed on the National Register of Historic Places and archaeology projects
FREE Grant Workshops available
The following workshops are offered to assist you with project planning, grant writing and using the online application system. Visit our calendar page for details.
Grant Success! Project planning & Grant writing
March 8, La Grande
March 15, Salem
March 16, online
Heritage Works! Case Studies Available
How do those great heritage projects get done exactly? We're sharing the secrets of success from several organizations with our Heritage Works! case studies.
Oregon Heritage All-Star Community
Do you think your community thrives on its heritage assets? The Oregon Heritage All-Star Community designation is a way to recognize those communities that make the most of their heritage resources.
Heritage impacts numerous in state
Heritage positively impacts every Oregonian and every Oregon community, from the economy to education to food.
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