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Join us for Kinnear Park Celebration April 26

Celebrate the renovation of Lower Kinnear Park at the official  re-opening on April 26, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. in Lower Kinnear Park located at West Roy Street & 6th Avenue West.  Come enjoy the entertainment, speakers and a scavenger hunt! The Neighborhood Matching Fund has supported Kinnear Park over the years with more than $100,000 in matching


Rainier Beach Community Members: Be sure to join Rainier Beach Moving Forward and Rainier Beach Community Empowerment Coalition for the Rainier Beach Town Hall on April 24

Note: This message is from Gregory Davis, one of the organizers. The Neighborhood Matching Fund helped to support the project. One of the recent methods used (since 2004) to monitor and implement activity in Rainier Beach was the Rainier Beach Town Hall Meeting (RBTHM). On hiatus in 2011- 2013, the RBTHM has


Meet the New Neighborhood Matching Fund Staff

[caption id="attachment_4036" align="alignleft" width="273"] (L to R:) Ed Pottharst, Minh Chau Le, Juan Martinez[/caption] The Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) Program is pleased to announce the addition of three new project managers who joined the team in March. Each one brings with them a unique set of skills that will perfectly complement and enhance


Join us! Seattle Neighborhood Summit 2014 on April 5

You are invited to engage with both your neighbors and city government at the Seattle Neighborhood Summit 2014 on Saturday, April 5. It will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. Here’s what you can look forward to: Diane Douglas from CityClub will discuss the recently released


Seattle City Council Approves Three new Historic Landmarks

Seattle City Council recently approved landmark designation ordinances for three new City of Seattle landmarks. Located in the Queen Anne/Fremont, Maple Leaf, and University District neighborhoods, these landmarks exemplify the diversity and the rich cultural and architectural heritage of our city. The City of Seattle Landmarks Preservation Board approved the nomination, designation,


Large Projects Fund Workshop Tonight

Plan to attend this or one of two remaining workshops after tonight, if you wish to apply to the Large Projects Fund in May! Tuesday, March 25th, 6 – 8 p.m. Northgate Community Center, 10510 5th Ave Northeast The Neighborhood Matching Fund, a program of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, is hosting four


City Awards $346,000 in Matching Funds for Neighborhood Projects

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods awarded more than $346,000 in matching funds to support 18 neighborhood-initiated projects across the city of Seattle. Community groups received Small and Simple Projects Fund awards from the city’s Neighborhood Matching Fund Program (NMF) for projects that range from community festivals to a World Cup-style soccer tournament. The


Neighborhood Matching Fund Large Projects Workshop Tonight!

If your group is planning to apply to the Large Projects Fund, be sure to attend tonight, 6 - 8 p.m. El Centro de la Raza, 2524 16th Avenue South. The Neighborhood Matching Fund, a program of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, is hosting workshops for those interested in applying to the Large


Neighborhood Matching Fund Supported Afro-Latino Arts Education Season Produces Video of Community Forums

With the support of a $20,000 award from the Neighborhood Matching Fund, Afro-Latino Arts Education Season conducted four community forums in different parts of Seattle to brainstorm as a community what the community would like to see implemented in an Afrolatino arts education event. The group reached about 500 community members and collected information from the forums,


Use the Neighborhood Matching Fund to Support your Neighborhood Greenway Project

Seattle is building a network of neighborhood greenways. Neighborhood greenways are safer, calm residential streets for you, your family and neighbors. Neighborhood greenways do not add bike lanes, and there are minimal, if any, on-street parking impacts. They are mostly funded through the nine-year voter approved Bridging the Gap Levy. Existing greenways