VIDA Members

Adelante Mujeres

Adelante Mujeres is a non-profit organization based in Forest Grove that provides education and small business development support services to low-income Latino families throughout Washington County. Adelante offers these services through three main programs: Adelante Empresas, a comprehensive small business development project that provides training, support and networking for low-income Latino entrepreneurs, an Adult Education Program which offers classes for low-income Latina women, readying them to obtain their GEDs, improve their English skills, and enhance their self-esteem and leadership capacities and, finally, the Forest Grove Farmers Market which is managed by Adelante Mujeres as part of the Micro Enterprise Program which focuses on small scale sustainable farming.

Adelante Mujeres offers IDAs to participants currently participating in their programs.
Washington
Business
Education
Arturo Villasenor
Karla Hernandez
503-992-0078
2036 Main St. Suite A
Forest Grove
OR

African American Alliance for Homeownership

AAAH is a community-based organization comprised of housing resource professionals. AAAH stimulates home buying activities through our Homebuyer Coaching Project, The Homebuyer Education/Certification Classes, The IDA Program, and our annual Homebuyer Fair. We are an equal housing opportunity organization.

All services are offered free to the public.
Clackamas
Multnomah
Washington
Yamhill
Housing
Home Repair and Rehabilitation
Daniel Lechuga
503-595-3517
825 NE 20th Avenue Suite 225
Portland
OR

Aprovecho

Aprovecho's mission is "Living, Learning, Organizing, and Educating to Inspire a Sustainable Culture". Thirty years after its founding, the center serves as an inspiration for the hundreds of students, visitors, and volunteers that make use of its facilities. Aprovecho offers many different opportunities for engagement, from the yearly publication of its "New from Aprovecho" newsletter, to monthly open house tours, weekend workshops, overnight trips for youth, and residential programs in Permaculture and Natural Building.

Lane
Business
Housing
Home Repair and Rehabilitation
Mujahid Abd-Allah
541.942.8198
80574 Hazelton Rd
Cottage Grove
OR

Bienestar

Bienestar builds housing, hope and futures for the well-being of working families and Seniors Quality affordable housing is essential for individuals, families and communities to thrive. We envision and develop communities where residents find dignity, hope, confidence, skills, and courage to pursue their dreams.

Not accepting new enrollments at this time.
Washington
Business
Housing
Education
Adaptive Technology
Gracie Garcia
503.693.2937 x101
220 SE 12th Ave. Suite #A-100
Hillsboro
OR

Bradley Angle

The mission of Bradley-Angle House is to offer survivors of domestic and sexual violence options for safety, self-empowerment, healing and hope, while collaborating with our communities to create social change. We envision a world free of domestic violence where all people are treated with dignity and respect. We offer IDAs through our Economic Empowerment Program, focused on providing survivors of domestic violence with the tools to increase their financial self-sufficiency, while maintaining a safe and prosperous life free of violence.
Multnomah
Education
Cassie Russell
503-595-9591 ext. 310
N/A
Portland
OR

CASA of Oregon

Deeply rooted in service to farmworkers, CASA of Oregon improves the lives of Oregonians in underserved communities by building affordable housing, neighborhood facilities, and programs that increase families' financial well-being.

We are not accepting applications.
Washington
Education
IDA Team
503-537-0319 x309
20508 SW Roy Rogers Rd Suite 155
Sherwood
OR

Catholic Charities

Inspired by the transformative power of God's love, Catholic Charities, the social service arm of the Catholic Church in western Oregon, partners with the most vulnerable, regardless of faith, to achieve lasting solutions to poverty and injustice.Catholic Charities of Oregon achieves lasting solutions to poverty and injustice by partnering with clients to meet their economic and educational goals and to support their physical and social well-being.
Not currently accepting applications.
Clackamas
Multnomah
Washington
Business
Housing
Education
Molly O'Donnell
503-688-2665
2740 SE Powell Boulevard, #5
Portland
OR

Clackamas County Social Services

Clackamas County Social Services is a multi-service organization for low-income citizens of Clackamas County. Through a partnership with the Housing Authority of Clackamas County, we are able to offer IDA enrollment and case management to residents of public housing and clients in housing programs in Clackamas County. These IDA accounts can be used to buy a home or to pursue an education.

Clackamas
Housing
Education
Joanne Desky
503-655-8794
2051 Kaen Rd.
Oregon City
OR

Community Action Organization

In 1965, concerns over the causes and conditions of poverty motivated a group of Washington County leaders to organize Community Action. Today, Community Action is the largest private nonprofit social service agency serving residents of Washington County, responding annually to more than 30,000 requests for assistance. Community Action is proud to serve as a leader and partner in the fight to eliminate the effects of poverty on our friends and neighbors. Our IDA program serves clients in our Head Start or case management programs as well as staff. The business IDA is offered to folks starting child care businesses.
Washington
Business
Education
Larry Hauth
503-726-0818
1001 SW Baseline
Hillsboro
OR

Community Connection of Northeast Oregon, Inc.

The mission of Community Connection of Northeast Oregon, Inc. is to advocate for and assist senior citizens, children, low-income persons and persons with disabilities in attaining basic human needs and in becoming more self-sufficient.
Baker
Grant
Union
Wallowa
Housing
Debbie Votaw
541-963-3186
2802 Adams Ave
La Grande
OR

Community Home Builders

Community Home Builders assists low and moderate income families become homeowners with our mutual self-help housing program; the families build 65% of their homes in lieu of a down payment. The program also offers a subsidy on the mortgage payment. Funding for the loans is from USDA Rural Development. We assist in the asset goals of Homeownership and Post-secondary education.
Polk
Yamhill
Housing
Education
Roshana Shockley
503-434-5265
1107 N.E. Baker Street
McMinnville
OR

Community In Action

Community in Action exists to empower low and moderate-income individuals and families of Harney and Malheur Counties. We offer a diversity of services that meet basic human needs for food and shelter. We strive to provide a path toward education, skills, and access to community resources that help to create self-sufficiency.

Harney
Malheur
Business
Housing
Education
Home Repair and Rehabilitation
Adaptive Technology
Angie Uptmor
(541) 889-1060 x122
49 NW 1st Street Suite 6
Ontario
OR

Community Services Consortium

No longer partners.

Not accepting applications
Clackamas
Housing
Jennifer Wells-Whitney
541-758-2636
545 SW Second St., Ste. A
Corvallis
OR

Community Vision

Founded in 1989, Community Vision provides individualized supported living, customized employment, family support, and asset building programs to people experiencing disabilities in Oregon. Community Vision has proven that directly assisting one person at a time to live in their own home provides the stability and independence needed to work, live and thrive in the community of their choice.
Serves people with developmental disabilities.
Clackamas
Multnomah
Washington
Business
Housing
Education
Home Repair and Rehabilitation
Adaptive Technology
Allison Falleur
503-858-0678
1750 SW Skyline Blvd, Suite 102
Portland
OR

Confederated Tribes of Siltez Indians

Our asset goal is homeownership. Siletz Reservation land is located in Siletz Oregon. Siletz has many services to help it’s members including a health clinic, self sufficiency support services, cultural center and a housing department. We currently have a Down Payment Assistance Program to help Tribal Members buy their first home. Along with the administrative department located in Siletz Oregon, we have three area offices located in Portland, Salem and Eugene to extend services to Tribal Members living in the valley.

Not accepting new enrollments at this time.
Benton
Clackamas
Lane
Lincoln
Linn
Marion
Multnomah
Polk
Tillamook
Washington
Yamhill
Housing
Jeanette Aradoz
541-444-8316
PO Box 549
Siletz
OR

Families Forward

Families Forward envisions people achieving their goals and taking pride in their accomplishments as a result of their efforts. This vision is accomplished through innovative partnerships aimed at offering people the resources and opportunities to thrive.

IDAs are available to clients of Families Forward first, and then we are open to the community.
Crook
Deschutes
Jefferson
Business
Housing
Education
Adaptive Technology
Kelly Fisher
541-923-1018
405 SW 6th St.
Redmond
OR

Food Roots

Food Roots exists to cultivate a healthy food system for our north coast Oregon communities. Through Food Roots, IDAs are available to the public, but specifically for food-system related small business owners in Clatsop, Lincoln and Tillamook Counties. Eligible food system businesses might include: Growing/Producing Transporting Processing Packaging Cooking Composting/Recycling Selling/Retail/Restaurants, etc. Other ideas? Ask us!!

Food Related Small Business IDAs
Clatsop
Tillamook
Business
Lainie Koch
503-815-2800
P.O. Box 1275
Tillamook
OR

Hacienda CDC

Hacienda CDC is a Latino Community Development Corporation that strengthens families by providing affordable housing, homeownership support, economic advancement and educational opportunities.

Clackamas
Multnomah
Washington
Business
Housing
Erica Calderon
503-961-6432
5136 NE 42nd Ave
Portland
OR

Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce

The Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce's mission is to increase the economic and educational opportunities for Latinos in Oregon and SW Washington.
Clackamas
Multnomah
Washington
Business
Education
Jonath Colón
503.222.0280
PO Box 1837
Portland
OR

Home Forward

Home Forward is committed to providing safe, decent and affordable housing to individuals and families in Multnomah County, Oregon, who face income or other life challenges. Home Forward offers support through a wide variety of programs and services that promote stability and self-sufficiency. We help usher our residents into a new life, assisting many on a path toward economic independence and, in some cases, home ownership. Our organization offers following 3 asset-goals: Post-secondary education Home Ownership Small Business.
Home Forward provides IDAs only to Section 8 recipients and Public Housing residents who participating in their Family Self-Sufficiency program.
Multnomah
Business
Housing
Education
Eva Erickson
503-802-8355
135 SW Ash St.
Portland
OR

Contact Us

Tel: 503-537-0319
Fax: 503-537-0998
20508 SW Roy Rogers Rd. Suite 155 Sherwood, OR 97140