Love Your Block

Love Your Block Grant

The application for the 2020 Love Your Block Grant is available now. Apply by November 12th!
Deadline: November 12, 2019

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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Manhattan Composting Grant

Composting Grant

Applications for the Composting Grant are open. Make sure to submit by 11:59pm on Sept. 16th!
Deadline: September 16, 2019

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

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Reduce, Reuse, and Repair Grant

Apply for a Reduce, Reuse, and Repair Grant!
Deadline: September 16, 2019

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 Reduce, Reuse, and Repair Grant.

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Public School Green Team Grant

Applications for the Public School Green Team Grant are available!
Deadline: November 08, 2019

Grants of up to $1,000 available for projects carried out by public school green teams. This grant program is made possible by Allied World and the New York City Department of Sanitation.

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Community Grants

Neighborhood Grants

Applications for the 2019 Neighborhood Grant are now closed. Check back soon for updates!

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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Hurricane Relief Grants

The deadline to apply has passed.

In the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Citizens Committee launched a grant program specifically to support neighborhood groups to carry out critical rebuilding work that would be necessary beyond the emergency stage. 

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