City of Salem
555 Liberty St. SE
Salem, OR 97301
Whether you need help paying your bills or want to help others in need, the City has information to assist you. Grants are usually for non-profit organizations who provide direct services to community members who need help.
Get help to enhance or restore historic buildings with a Residential Toolbox Grant from Historic Landmarks Commission.
Watershed Protection and Preservation Grant funding is available to help with local projects that protect Salem's watershed.
Local Service Agencies can help pay for utility bills. Apply for Emergency Utility Assistance. If you are able to donate, find out how to help low-income families with their bills.
Salem offers a discount on garbage bills for qualifying elderly or disabled customers. This program is limited to single-family residential customers.
The Loan Subordination Program is offered to benefits community households or organizations that are recipients of Salem-issued HOME, CDBG, or Public Works funds.