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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 ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund Violence Prevention Project to Hold Workshops

CHAMPS Resource Service Center Meetup Saturday, April 3, 2010 at 2:00PM C.H.A.M.P.S (Changing Habits and Motivating Personal Self-esteem) Resource Service Center will meetup with community to discuss how we can collaborate to bring relevant resources and tools so youth in Southeast Seattle can gain awareness to become sufficiently empowered to… [ Keep reading ]

Polish Home, an NMF recipient, hosts Spring Bazaar

A recipient of Neighborhood Matching Fund, the Polish Home is having their Spring Bazaar on March 27.  Click here for more information.

Matching Fund celebrates Feet First Maps completion

Feet First recently announced the completion of its map of trails in Northeast Seattle.  Funding for the map was provided by the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Neighborhood Matching Fund.  The map is available in libraries, community centers and on-line.  For more information, click here.

Neighborhood Matching Fund’s Small and Simple deadline is July 12

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 ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund celebrates Aurora Art Mural Unveiling

On Tuesday, March 23, from 6:30-7:30 pm Aurora Avenue North neighbors will celebrate the unveiling of the first of two Aurora murals at 7615 Aurora Avenue N. funded by the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods Matching Fund program.  Click here for more information.

Eritrean Association Completes Design for New Community Center with NMF Funding

The Eritrean Association successfully completed its Large Project Fund project for design of a new community center building.  With the assistance of HomeSight, this East African mutual assistance association competitively hired an architect, conducted outreach and held three community design charettes to develop building floor plans tied to the existing building and… [ Keep reading ]

Reminder! The deadline for the Neighborhood Matching Fund, Letter of Intent, is Monday, February 8, 5:00 pm. You may find detailed information on the website listed below.

Next Small and Simple Projects Fund Deadline is July 12

The Small and Simple Projects Fund takes applications two times in 2010. Due to city budget cuts, there is only one more round this year (the first was in January). The deadline is July 12, 2010. To view the criteria and download an application, visit

Neighborhood Matching Fund evaluation available

In 2008 and 2009, the Department of Neighborhoods assessed the impact of the Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) Program to determine strengths, weaknesses and areas for improvement. Read the entire report with recommendations here.