Durham Awards Neighborhood Matching Grants

Eight Durham neighborhood groups will soon embark on improvement projects thanks to funds received through a City of Durham matching grant program.

The City’s Neighborhood Improvement Services Department has awarded eight grants through its Neighborhood Matching Grants Program, which provides grants up to $2,500 to neighborhood associations, homeowner associations, community watch groups, and resident groups for projects that benefit a neighborhood’s quality of life. Neighborhoods match City funds through volunteer labor, professional services, material donations, and/or cash.

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Durham Awards Grants to Four Neighborhoods for Improvement Projects

DURHAM, N.C. – Four Durham neighborhood groups will soon embark on improvement projects thanks to funds received through a new City of Durham grant program.

The City’s Neighborhood Improvement Services Department has awarded four grants through its new Neighborhood Matching Grants Program, which provides grants up to $2,500 to neighborhood associations, homeowner associations, community watch groups, and resident groups for projects that benefit a neighborhood’s quality of life. Neighborhoods match City funds through volunteer labor, professional services, material donations, and/or cash.

Of the 13 neighborhood groups that applied during the first application session held earlier this summer, four neighborhoods won grants for the following projects:

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