The City of Dubuque and the Dubuque Community Development Advisory Commission are now accepting competitive applications for the Large Neighborhood Grant Program. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. on Friday, June 14, 2019.
Information on how to apply, guidelines, and applications are available at www.cityofdubuque.org/neighborhoods. The maximum grant award is $3,000.
The Neighborhood Large Grant Program is designed to support projects undertaken by neighborhood associations and other non-profit organizations to support the empowerment of residents to address needs and opportunities to make their neighborhoods more livable. It is intended to support neighborhood development and provide a direct benefit to low/moderate income individuals or neighborhoods. Funding priorities are for projects which identify and/or build on neighborhood strengths and assets, address needs of low-and-moderate income residents, support neighborhood development and improve quality of life and projects that support efforts to make Dubuque a more equitable and inclusive communities.
Applicants are encouraged to attend a grant workshop to receive additional information on the grant program. The workshop will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the American Trust Program Room,1st Floor, Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W. 11th Street, Dubuque.
For additional information, contact Neighborhood Development Specialist Jerelyn O’Connor at email@example.com or 563-589-4110.