Community Grants

Neighborhood Grants

Applications for the 2019 Neighborhood Grant are now available!
Deadline: January 21, 2019

Have an idea to improve your neighborhood? We want to hear about it, whether it’s community gardening, after-school yoga, or beekeeping. Citizens Committee awards up to $3,000 to resident-led groups for a variety of community building projects in low-income neighborhoods.


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Love Your Block

Love Your Block Grant

Applications for the 2019 Love Your Block Grant are now available!
Deadline: November 07, 2018

From planting trees to clearing vacant lots to installing new traffic signals, Love Your Block awards $1000 to New Yorkers committed to beautifying their neighborhoods. Offered in partnership with the City of New York. 

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Public School Green Team Grant

Applications for the Fall 2018 Public School Green Team Grant are now available!
Deadline: November 16, 2018

Citizens Committee is collaborating with the NYC Department of Sanitation to award grants of up to $1,000 for projects carried out by public school green teams.

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Reuse and Repair Grant

The deadline to apply for 2019 Reuse and Repair Grant has passed.

Citizens Committee for New York City is partnering with the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (MSWAB) and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer for the NYC Reuse and Repair.  The goal of the g

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Manhattan Composting Grant

Composting Grant

The deadline to apply for 2018 has passed. Congratulations to our 2018 Compost Grant grantees!

Apply for a grant to start or expand a community compost project and direct waste away from our landfills!

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People's Climate March Grant

This grant cycle has passed.

Citizens Committee awarded grants of up to $500 to support grassroots organizing around climate change and the participation of neighborhood groups in the historic People's Climate March on September 21, 2014.

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