Reminder: Neighborhood Matching Fund workshop is tonight at Greenwood Senior Center

by | May 17, 2017

Just a reminder that Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is hosting a workshop tonight (Wednesday) for community groups interested in applying for grants from the Neighborhood Matching Fund for projects such as cultural festivals, community space improvements, public art and community organizing. This year the fund will award $3.2 million dollars.

Tonight’s workshop is at the Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N. 85th St., from 6-7:30 p.m. RSVP by calling 206-733-9916 or go online.

NMF has two funds – the Small Sparks Fund and the Community Partnership Fund. The Community Partnership Fund provides funding up to $100,000 with two more opportunities to apply in 2017. The next deadline for applications is Monday, June 26 at 5 p.m. The Small Sparks Fund provides funding up to $5,000 per project, and applications are accepted on a rolling basis. This fund is perfect for community activities for Spring Clean, Night Out, Parking Day, and others.

More than 5,000 projects have occurred across the city since this program began in 1988. To learn more about the Neighborhood Matching Fund and its support to community-initiated projects, visit seattle.gov/neighborhoods/neighborhood-matching-fund. If you have questions about the program, call 206-233-0093 or email [email protected].

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