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Friends of International Children’s Park yard sale this weekend

  The Friends of the International Children’s Park will be holding a yard sale and bake sale this weekend to raise funds for the Children’s Park.  The project was awarded $79,900 from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Neighborhood Matching Fund Large Projects Fund.  Improvements to the park at 7th Avenue… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund supported ethnic media project gets underway

Sea Beez, a project to connect ethnic news media, held its launch recently.  Click here to read more.

Neighborhood Matching Fund supported project hosts Youth Summit

SUMMIT UP is an annual conference planned and produced by youth organizers with the purpose of helping young people realize their own power and use it to better their communities. Participation in SUMMIT UP is FREE!  The event will take place at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center & Delridge Community Center… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]