Welcome to the Multnomah Athletic Foundation Website

Announcing the 2016 Impact Award…


The Rose City Rollers Junior programs empower young women ages 9-17 through participation in flat track roller derby. Learn more about Rosebuds and Rose Petals programs and the Impact Award HERE

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With your continued and generous support, together we can…BustinBarriers

  • Increase the scholarship awards to keep up with the increasing cost of college
  • Increase the amount of community grants awarded to fantastic nonprofit partners
  • Invest in the capacity building of our organization for greater community outreach

Click here to read more about our scholarships.
Click here to read more about our community grant outreach.

Your generous contributions of funding, passion, time and talent empower those with the greatest need!

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Multnomah Athletic Foundation: Achievement Through Athletics

Founded in 1991, the Multnomah Athletic Foundation is grounded in the support of amateur athletics, activities that promote discipline, leadership and skill development. Athletic participation is the heart of the Foundation.


The Multnomah Athletic Foundation celebrates 25-years of community outreach. We have provided has nearly $470,000 in community grants supporting youth sports opportunities and awarded $974,000 in scholarships to student athletes in the Portland metro area.

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Learn About Us

We believe athletics can help youth reach their full potential. Learn more about us and then join the team.

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Community Grants

We’re not just dreaming of a better world; We’re funding it! And with your help, it’s how we will continue to Serve + Help + Fund.

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Contact Us

Get in touch; connect with us; to share a great idea, introduce us to a terrific nonprofit organization or ask a question.

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Ways to Help

We envision communities where all children can participate in athletic activities. Get involved and help us make an impact!

Latest From The Multnomah Athletic Foundation

  • <strong>Congrats to our Fall 2016 grant partners!</strong>

Congrats to our Fall 2016 grant partners!

We are thrilled to be support the following Portland metropolitan organizations. These community groups help kids participate, play, compete and learn every day. The Multnomah Athletic Foundation provided $42,500 to 12 organizations in our […]

  • <strong>Don’t take yourself so seriously</strong>

Don’t take yourself so seriously

Four authors shared their memories of Joe Loprinzi. These stories will inspire you, make you smile, laugh and cry. The authors perfectly illustrate how participation in athletics helped inspire their lives.

The third story of […]

  • Save the Date to Ride!

Save the Date to Ride!

Join us Sunday January 29th for the 4th annual Spin-a-thon!

Are you ready for one hour of fun, two hours of effort or four hours of “Rock Star” rider status? We are spinning from 9 […]

Love Letters

Changing the generational cycle of poverty begins with a commitment to a child. Thank you for sharing our belief in the power of this statement. We are truly grateful for your gift for the Sparking the Athlete Within.

Megan Lewis, Executive Director, Friends of the Children

I wanted to take the time to personally thank you for awarding me the Loprinzi scholarship. It truly means the world to me to have those around me support me in my journey to college. Thank you tremendously!

Bridgette, Jefferson High School Class of 2014

Thank you. The grant from the Multnomah Athletic Foundation will be used to help us serve more girls in the 2015 season. As we grow and provide girls with the tolls to make decision about their health, we look forward to fostering …

Sarah, Girls on the Run

We are so grateful for your support for our work to improve outcomes for kids and schools. The joy on kids’ faces at recess and throughout the school day is what keeps us going. We know that play works! We are thrilled to have you as a partner in this critical work.

Doran, Playworks Portland