Community Grants provide residents and local groups the opportunity to explore innovative ideas through community projects and events.
Funded through the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development, the Excelsior Collaborative Community Action Grants & Community Event Grants will award up to $5,000 for projects and up to $1,000 for events.
Projects must start after September 1, 2018.
Events with proposed dates in 2018 or 2019 are eligible and must have occurred for 2 or more years in the Excelsior community.
The grants will put funds into the hands of community members to accomplish the following objectives:
- Quickly generate improvements in the quality of life within the Excelsior community
- Support Excelsior Collaborative areas of focus: Community Vitality / Celebrate Cultural Diversity; Economic Development & Jobs; Education & Youth; Health & Safety; Housing & Land Use
- Involve a diverse array of neighbors and community groups in improving life within the neighborhood
Join us in making a difference!
Attend an application information session from 5:30-6:30 pm on the following Mondays: 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, or 7/30.
Sessions will be held at Mission YMCA | 4080 Mission St. San Francisco, CA 94112
Please note that the deadline to apply for grants is Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 5:00 pm
We look forward to receiving your application!