Final workshops for Neighborhood Matching Fund grants

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods will host three more workshops this year for community groups interested in learning more about the Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF). The next workshop near Ballard is August 30, at the Northgate Community Center, Multi-Purpose Room (10510 5th Ave NE, 98125). The grant is designed to help groups with volunteer-led, community-focused projects such […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund to host free workshop for community groups

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods is hosting workshops for community groups interested in learning more about the Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF). This year, NMF will award $3.2 million dollars to community-led projects that strengthen our communities such as cultural festivals, community space improvements, public art, community organizing, and much more. Several enhancements have been made to […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund offers new funding opportunities for locals

The application period for city-funded neighborhood projects through the Neighborhood Matching Fund is now open. A workshop will be held on Thursday, February 2, at Phinney Neighborhood Center (6532 Phinney Ave N in Room 6) from 6 to 7:30 p.m., to help applicants understand the Neighborhood Matching Fund, the qualities of a good project, and the application […]

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Ballard Civic Orchestra awarded NMF grant

Last week, Mayor Ed Murray announced an investment of $501,415 in matching funds to support 24 neighborhood-initiated projects across the City. The awards are part of the City’s Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF), which provides more than $3 million each year to local organizations, which this year included the Friends of Ballard Civic Orchestra. “Since 1988, the Neighborhood Matching […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund to host free workshop for community groups

The application period for city-funded neighborhood projects is open until September 12. The Small and Simple Projects Fund provides matching awards of up to $25,000 to neighborhood groups for community-building projects such as cultural festivals, facility improvements, public art, and youth activities. A workshop will be held on Thursday, August 18, at Phinney Neighborhood Center (6532 Phinney Ave N) from […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund to host free workshop for community groups

The application period for city-funded neighborhood projects is open until February 1. The Small and Simple Projects Fund is a $25,000 grant that goes to community-building projects and that are matched by community contributions. There is a workshop on Thursday, January 14, at Phinney Neighborhood Center (6532 Phinney Ave N in Room 6) from 6 to 8 p.m. to […]

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Locals invited to learn more about Small and Simple Projects Fund

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has opened applications to the Neighborhood Matching Fund’s Small and Simple Projects Fund. The fund provides matching fund of up to $25,000 to support and facilitate community members who are working together to build stronger and healthier neighborhoods in Seattle. Applications are open to all members of the community and […]

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Workshops announced for NMF’s Large Projects Fund

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ popular Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF) has announced its funding opportunities for 2015. All three of its funds (Small Sparks, Small and Simple Projects Fund, and the Large Projects Fund) support the efforts of community members as they work on projects to build stronger neighborhoods and communities. The Large Projects Fund (LPF) awards […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund goes virtual

It’s now easier to apply for a Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF.) The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods recently launched a web-based management system to allow community members to apply for funds and manage awards online. The next round of applications for the Small and Simple Projects Fund is May 9th and applications can be found here. […]

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