The Annie E. Casey Foundation-Atlanta Civic Site (ACS) is pleased to release the grant application for the 2015 Community Investment Fund. The Community Investment Fund is a grant opportunity open to resident-led projects in Adair Park, Mechanicsville, Peoplestown, Pittsburgh, Summerhill and Capitol Gateway, known collectively as NPU-V.
The primary objectives of these grants are to:
- Support volunteers and grassroots organizations who are taking ownership in improving their communities;
- Foster relationships by encouraging diverse community partnerships to work toward common goals;
- Build capacity within the community through training and leadership development; and
- Support and track at least one measureable neighborhood improvement from each grantee, with the understanding that incremental improvements lead to broader community impact.
Awards range from $500-$5,000 annually.
The deadline for receiving applications is 5 p.m. Monday, June 1, 2015, no exceptions.
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