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Learn about the Neighborhood Matching Fund at upcoming workshops

Do you have a community project idea, but need support to help make it happen? Join us at one of our upcoming Neighborhood Matching Fund workshops to learn how to get funding for your project. Each workshop will provide an overview of the Neighborhood Matching Fund, the qualities of a… [ Keep reading ]

Small and Simple Workshop Thursday, May 14

If your group is considering applying to the Small and Simple Fund, there is one more workshop scheduled for Thursday, May 14 at Northgate Community Center from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. The workshop will provide an overview of the Neighborhood Matching Fund, the qualities of a good project, and the… [ Keep reading ]

Small and Simple Projects Fund Workshops Happening This Spring

The Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) is hosting workshops for community groups interested in learning more about our popular Small and Simple Projects Fund. The Small and Simple Projects Fund provides matching awards of up to $25,000 to neighborhood groups for community-building projects. Each workshop provides an overview of the Neighborhood… [ Keep reading ]

Last Large Project Fund Workshop Thursday, April 9

The Neighborhood Matching Fund, a program of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, is hosting its last workshop for those interested in applying to the Large Projects Fund this May. The Large Projects Fund provides matching funds of up to $100,000 to neighborhood groups for community-building projects. Attendance at a workshop is required… [ Keep reading ]

Small Sparks Funds still Available for Spring Clean!

If your neighborhood would like to participate in Spring Clean, the city’s annual community clean-up event, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has a fund to support your activity. The Small Sparks Fund provides matching dollars for neighborhood-initiated projects that promote community engagement. Community groups can request up to $1,000 to help… [ Keep reading ]

Duwamish River Opportunity Fund Seeks Proposals

The City of Seattle is seeking applications for community-based projects that enhance the quality of life in Seattle neighborhoods along the Duwamish River. Successful applicants will engage in projects to improve access to the river, support job creation and economic development, increase access to healthy food and other challenges faced… [ Keep reading ]

Meet Groups Improving their Neighborhoods Through the Duwamish River Opportunity Fund

The Duwamish River Opportunity Fund awarded nine groups to help improve the quality of life in the Duwamish area through a variety of innovative micro projects.  Seattle Channel’s CityStream meets three organizations who are turning their ideas into opportunities for the community and neighborhood. http://www.seattlechannel.org/videos?videoid=x53341  

City Awards $544,000 in Matching Funds for Neighborhood Projects

Today the City announced $544,761 in matching funds to support neighborhood-initiated projects across the city of Seattle. Twenty-nine community groups received awards from the Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) for projects as diverse as youth fitness programs to pop-up parks. “These projects are the result of community members collaborating on ways… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund Supported Black Irish Heritage Celebration March 14

Join the Central Area Chamber of Commerce for its Black Irish Heritage Celebration, a festival to celebrate African-American and Irish lineage in the Central District and Seattle. It will be held on Saturday, March 14 at 3 p.m. in the 2100 Building, 2100 24th Ave S. Supported by our Neighborhood… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Matching Fund Large Projects Workshops Coming up in March

Two Large Projects Fund workshops will be held in March.  Attendance at one of the offered workshops is mandatory for those groups wishing to apply to the Large Projects Fund. Dates and locations are: Tuesday March 10 at 6 – 8 p.m High Point Community Center – Multi-Purpose Room, 6920… [ Keep reading ]