Participatory Budgeting Oregon (PB Oregon) selected five organizations to collaborating with youth to design, budget, and implement projects in the following categories:
Youth Health Services
Housing & Homeless Services
Youth Public Art
Youth Recreation & Cultural Programs
Organizations will receive $100,000 each to implement one project. Staff time and administrative costs are calculated in those award amounts.
APANO, Day One Tech, Friends of Noise, Hey Doc Clinic and Portland'5 were selected to participate as mentors and facilitators for a youth-led project development phase. These organizations will also implement the projects voted on by youth. Implementation begins when voting ends on July 15.