City of Orlando - Office of Community Affairs
Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Orlando, Florida neighborhood organizations to enhance local communities. Funding is intended for programs and projects that physically improve neighborhoods, provide cultural and educational opportunities to residents, and increase public safety. Grant funds can only be used for projects that benefit the entire neighborhood and allow all residents the opportunity to participate.
The Mayor's Matching Grant (MMG) program was established in 1994 to provide funding for neighborhood improvements that address neighborhood needs and improve the quality of life in City of Orlando neighborhoods. The purpose of the grant program is to provide neighborhood organization with resources to implement neighborhood enhancement projects that the neighborhood would not normally be able to fund.
Eligible projects must meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Provide a public benefit to the neighborhood
- Have an accountable neighborhood resident serve as the project leader
- Directly involve neighborhood residents in all phases
- Have goals that can be accomplished in 12 months or less
- Take place within the boundaries of the neighborhood.
For further information about eligible and ineligible physical improvement projects and expenses, public safety projects and expenses, and educational or cultural projects and expenses, please see the guidelines PDF.
GrantWatch ID#: 179508
$500 - $5,000. Request may be made in increments of $500.
Grant Term: July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Completed application documents may be e-mailed to the Office of Community Affairs, with your organization's name in the subject line, to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Completed applications may be delivered in person to:
The Office of Community Affairs
9th floor of Orlando City Hall
400 South Orange Avenue
Orlando, Florida 32801
Mail completed applications to:
Mayor’s Matching Grant Program
City of Orlando
P.O. Box 4990
Orlando, Florida 32802-4990.
Julie Tindall, Community Outreach Coordinator
USA: Florida: City of Orlando