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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 34th Ave SW, 98126
- Wednesday March 18 at 6- 8 p.m. Northgate Community Center – Multi-Purpose Room, 10510 5th Ave NE, 98125
The Large Projects Fund provides awards up to $100,000 to support community members in building community relationships around a project.
Please RSVP by going to https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/LPFWorkshop2015
To request childcare or interpretation services, contact us at least 3 days prior to your preferred workshop.
Deadline to apply to the Large Projects Fund is May 4, 2015 @ 5:00 p.m.
Learn more about the Neighborhood Matching Fund.
If your group needs funds to do a neighborhood project, the city’s Neighborhood Matching Fund may be able to help. However, you’ll need to be quick because the application deadline for the Small and Simple Projects Fund is Monday, October 6 at 5:00 p.m. This fund provides matching awards of up to $25,000 to neighborhood groups and community organizations for community-building projects.
To learn about the Small and Simple Projects Fund, visit seattle.gov/neighborhoods/nmf/smallandsimple.htm. This is the last opportunity in 2014 to apply to this fund.
There is one more workshop scheduled where you can get an overview of the Neighborhood Matching Fund, the qualities of a good project, and the application process and requirements. To RSVP call 206-733-9916 or go online at surveymonkey.com/s/NMFWorkshop. Childcare and interpreters can be arranged when you RSVP and request these services at least 72 hours in advance. The workshop is open to all:
Tuesday September 16 at 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Northgate Community Center, 10510 5th Ave NE
Our Neighborhood Matching Fund staff is available to advise groups on ways to develop successful applications and projects. You are strongly encouraged to call 206.233.0093 or email NMFund@seattle.gov to discuss your project idea with one of our project managers.
A program of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, the Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) Program awards matching funds for projects initiated, planned, and implemented by community members. Its goal is to build stronger and healthier neighborhoods through community involvement and engagement. Every award is matched by a neighborhood’s contribution of volunteer labor, donated materials, in-kind professional services, or cash