NORTHWEST NATIVE CHAMBER COOLING PORTLAND INTAKE QUESTIONNAIRE
The Northwest Native Chamber (NWNC) has received funding from the City of Portland's Cooling Portland program to serve as a Community Distribution Partner, installing free cooling units in vulnerable homes across Portland. This program provides life-saving and efficient portable heat pump/cooling equipment to Portland’s low-income people and communities of color, prioritizing those most vulnerable to the impacts of extreme heat fueled by climate change.
Eligibility guidelines - Applicants must meet the following requirements to receive a cooling unit:
Priority populations - Based on vulnerabilities revealed in the 2021 heat dome event, applicants who do not have a current cooling device and who meet the following criteria will be prioritized:
Please note: Completing this questionnaire is not a guarantee of service. If you meet the eligibility requirements you will be contacted to schedule an installation.