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2015 Neighborhood Small Grants Program
Project Proposals Due:
Monday, November 3, 2014 by 4:00 PM
The goals of this grant program include building strong and diverse community participation, leadership, and community connections. Engagement of historically under-represented and under-served communities is a high priority.
Download the 2015 CNN Grant Application and find out about the grant selection
criteria,requirements, and examples of applicable grant projects!
2013 Grant Awards
With $24, 238 in requests and $10, 000 available, this year's awards range from $500 to $2,000. Partnerships, leadership, new community building initiatives, and opportunities for under engaged groups in the CNN area are growing through this grant program:
2012 Community Bicycle Educators Graduation
Community Involvement for Immigrant Teens-Madison SUN-IRCO-Hacienda $1, 745
Health for all Ages Fair in the Cully Neighborhood-NE Neighborhood Nurses $500
Madison High School Food Week-building healthy diverse families $2, 000
Our 42nd Ave. Community Design Workshop-Neighborhood Prosperity Initiative $2, 000
Scott SUN School Community Mural-youth creativity, community identity $2, 000
!Vamos en Bici! Bike ride leadership to Cully parks-Community Cycling Center-Hacienda-Verde $1, 755
2014 Grant Program Workshop
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 6:00-7:30 PM, 4415 NE 87th Ave. off of Sandy Blvd. in the CNN Community Room
Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact Sandra Lefrancois, CNN Grant Program Manager at 503-823-2780 or email@example.com to get feedback on project ideas.
Useful Grant Writing Tips We want you to be successful!
For more information about the citywide program, visit the City of Portland's Neighborhood Small Grants Program website.
2012 Central Northeast Neighbors (CNN) Neighborhood
The Grant Selection Committee comprised of neighborhood, community and small business district leaders recommended six grant awards with an allocation $16, 895. CNN received $81, 284 in requests.