The Large Projects Fund provides matching funds of up to $100,000 to neighborhood groups for community-building projects. Attendance at one of these workshops is required to submit a Large Projects Fund application.
The mandatory workshop will provide an overview of NMF, the qualities of a strong application and the review process. Neighborhood and community groups interested in applying are invited to attend. The final workshop dates and locations are as follows:
•Wednesday, April 1, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Garfield Community Center (2323 E. Cherry St.); and
•April 9, from 6 to 8 p.m., at El Centro de la Raza (2524 16th Ave. S.).
To attend a workshop, RSVP at surveymonkey.com/s/LPFWorkshop2015 or NMFund@seattle.gov or call (206) 733-9916. To request child care or interpretation services, contact us at least 3 days prior to your preferred workshop.
The deadline for the Large Projects Fund is May 4 at 5 p.m. To learn more, visit seattle.gov/neighborhoods/nmf/largeproject.htm.
NMF awards matching funds for projects initiated, planned and implemented by community members. Every award is matched by a neighborhood’s contribution of volunteer labor, donated materials, in-kind professional services or cash.