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Do you have a heritage or historic preservation project in mind but don’t know where to start looking for funding? Or would you like to learn more about how preservation can economically benefit your community? A good place to start is here!
Help For Communities
Did you know that preservation creates jobs, attracts tourism, supports local businesses, and is green? You can help improve your neighborhood and community today by planning a preservation project today!
-> Learn how preservation provides economic incentives 
-> Low-cost preservation project ideas to enhance your community (coming soon!)
Help For Downtowns
Did you know that Oregon has program to help revitalize historic downtowns across the state? Through the Oregon Main Street program, participating communities can receive help to develop heritage and preservation-based renewal strategies based on a community’s unique heritage, assets, and character. Check it out today!
-> Learn how Oregon Main Street can help your downtown 
Help With Funding!
Do you already have a heritage or preservation project in mind? Maybe you want to repair old markers at a local cemetery, find scholarships to support your original research, or find funding to attend a preservation workshop? Perhaps you need guidance for how to write a grant or manage a grant-funded project? Heritage Programs offer several grants and awards for a variety of preservation projects, from making heritage documentaries to bricks-and-mortar building repairs.
-> Find grants for your next heritage or preservation project 
-> Find funding for heritage and preservation-related research and travel 

Financial Assistance Links

Economic Incentives
Oregon Main Street
Scholarships & Fellowships