Posts categorized under Grants and Funding Archives - Page 46 of 47 - Front Porch

West Seattle to launch community tool library with Neighborhood Matching Fund

For months, members of Sustainable West Seattle have been planning, organizing, and researching how to create a library of tools for the community to borrow instead of purchasing them.  With an award of $20,000 from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ Neighborhood Matching Fund, their dreams will come to life with… [ Keep reading ]

Refresh Southwest 2010 at Delridge Community Center June 5

This Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Neighborhood Matching Fund supported event will feature two music stages, creative arts and environmentally-minded workshops, speakers, family activities, and over 100+ community organizations and resources for Southwest Seattle.  The event takes place Saturday, June 5 at Delridge Community Center.  For more information, contact Randy Engstrom at 206-935-2999… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund supports planter project in Ballard

Community members in East Ballard, supported by $14, 576 from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Neighborhood Matching Fund, got busy planting recently to beautify and increase safety on 14th Ave NW.  Click here to read the press release.

Seattle Times features Neighborhood Matching Fund Supported Sacajawea Elementary School Playground

The Saturday, May 15 edition of the Seattle Times featured a story on the Sacajawea Elementary Playground opening.  This project received $15,000 in funding from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Neighborhood Matching Fund.  Click here to read the article.

Seattle Channel features NMF-supported Hip Hop Conference

Click to view the Hip Hop Conference video.

Small and Simple Deadline Reminder

As a reminder for all who are considering applying for a Small and Simple Neighborhood Matching Fund, there is a deadline approaching on July 12, 2010. The Small and Simple Fund offers awards up to $20,000 for neighborhood and grassroots groups, in partnership with the City, to initiate, plan, and… [ Keep reading ]

NMF supported Greenwood Streetscapes to hold open house May 18

Greenwood Streetscapes will hold an open house at the Greenwood Library on May 18 from 6:15 to 9 p.m. Greenwood Streetscapes is a group of neighbors working with consultants on a web-based planning project that will help blocks of people who want sidewalks by providing them with the tools they… [ Keep reading ]

NMF supported Art4Justice presents Youth Art 4 Climate Action May 15

Art4Justice will hold a free event at Seattle Center on May 15 to raise environmental awareness.  Click here to read the flyer.

Wedgwood Vision Project, partially funded by Neighborhood Matching Fund, seeks input

The Wedgwood Vision Project is a one-year effort to define and document a community vision for our neighborhood. With a vision we are better prepared to shape the community we want. This effort is a project of the Wedgwood Community Council and our consultant is MAKERS architecture + urban design…. [ Keep reading ]

Picardo P-Patch celebrates Seattle’s first composting toilet

Join us Saturday April, 3, when the Department of Neighborhoods will host a public celebratory opening of the newest Picardo feature, located at the intersection of 25th Ave NE and NE 82nd.  The 1 p.m. ribbon cutting will be followed by garden tours.  Click here for more information on the… [ Keep reading ]