- Neighborhoods & Partners
Congratulations to the 2017 Small Grant Awardees! See list of awardees here.
SMALL GRANT PROGRAM OPENED TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2017
The application deadline was Friday, January 12th, 2018, 5:00pm.
Requested funds may range from $500-$3500.
Additional support for grant writers
Types of projects funded in the past
Projects that promote leadership development and collective impact on community-defined issues or public decisions - youth empowerment projects, skill building trainings, cultural and language specific civic engagement workshops, community organizing efforts.
Community building activities - Community story-telling projects, cultural and language specific community building activities, fruit tree harvest parties, community festivals, community gatherings, community conversations.
Community design/build place-making projects - community gardens, planning for playgrounds, murals, intersection repairs.
Projects that build the capacity of the project team and foster collaboration between team members and/or partners in the project.
Some projects we have funded in the past include:
● Native Plant Classroom (2017)
● Youth Empowerment Art Project (2017)
● Myanmar Water Festival (2017)
● Building Russian Speaking Community thru Art (2016)
● East African Nutrition and Inclusion Project (2016)
● Karen Literacy Project (2015)
● New Birth Crew 7 Year Anniversary Jam (2016)
● Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood Community Mural Project (2015)
Sample successful applications from previous years
Additional documents you may find helpful
Questions - Contact Surya Joshi, firstname.lastname@example.org or 503-823-5905.