Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

Neighborhood Matching Grant Program

Grants to Texas Neighborhood Organizations for
Projects and Events to Enhance the Quality of Life

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

City of Pasadena - Pasadena Industrial Community Network and Neighborhood Network

Deadline Date:

01/15/21 4:00 PM

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants to Texas neighborhood organizations in eligible regions for initiatives that will improve local neighborhoods. Applicants must meet with staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for beautification projects, special events, or other projects that will improve the quality of life, public health, safety, and welfare in neighborhoods of the City of Pasadena.

The Program: The Neighborhood Network Matching Grant Program is a partnership between the City of Pasadena and all recognized Neighborhood Organizations within the city. The goal of the program is to develop neighborhood initiated planning, organizing, and improvement projects. Projects should be mutually agreed upon by the Neighborhood Organization and benefit the whole community.

Eligible projects are those that improve the quality of life, public health, safety, and welfare of Neighborhoods in the City of Pasadena. Any project approved by the organization’s board and membership must be mutually agreed upon and benefit the whole neighborhood. The project must meet and comply with city ordinance and guidelines which constitutes a public purpose. Some project ideas include, but are not limited to:

1. Administrative Costs: The grant program covers costs needed to maintain an organization. Examples include but are not limited to these:

  • Meeting Flyers
  • Meeting Signs
  • Fees for of legal status of organization

2. Quality of Life & Capital Improvements: Any project that improves the quality of life in a neighborhood is eligible. Examples include but are not limited to:

  • Crime Watch
  • National Night Out
  • Neighborhood Community Events – Picnic, Festival, Parade
  • Special Events – Health fair, Sporting event
  • Signage and Street Signs
  • Park & Playground Amenities
  • Security Enhancements (Lighting, fencing)
  • Improvements to Neighborhood Entryways
  • Landscape Improvements (Trees, shrubs, Community Garden, etc)

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180167

Estimated Size of Grant:

The city supplies cash reimbursement for a neighborhood project or event with a maximum city participation of $7,500 on any approved project.

Term of Contract:

All projects shall be completed within 6 months of application approval. The grant period is concurrent with the City of Pasadena fiscal year, which is from October 1 to September 30 respectively.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Neighborhood organizations officially recognized by the City of Pasadena may apply. To see the official recognition standards, see https://www.pasadenatx.gov/DocumentCenter/View/4298/Matching-Grant-Application-2020-2021-PDF-#page=2.

Pre-Application Information:

Grant applications are due by 4 PM on January 15, 2021.

Before submitting an application, anyone interested in receiving funding may schedule a pre-application meeting with the Neighborhood Network.

-The grants will be reimbursed on a 50/50 basis, or as the Neighborhood Grant Review Board deems appropriate.

-The Neighborhood Organization matches the City’s contribution with cash or in-kind donations, such as local resources of volunteer labor, donated materials, professional services, etc.

-For every dollar requested, the Neighborhood Organizations must identify items that equal or exceed the value of the amount requested.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

For more information on the Matching Grant Program and to schedule a pre-application meeting, call Brenda Pritchard, Neighborhood Network Specialist, at 713-920-7930 or email her at bpritchard@pasadenatx.gov.

Following the pre-application meeting, the applicant should submit a grant application to the Neighborhood Network office or by e-mail to:

City of Pasadena, Neighborhood Network
Attn: Neighborhood Matching Grant Program
1149 Ellsworth, 2nd floor
Pasadena, Texas 77506
Phone Number: (713) 920-7930

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Texas: City of Pasadena

Suggested Grants:

Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Cult...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales

GrantWatch ID#: 123735

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Independent Filmmakers for Feature-Length Films

Deadline 02/08/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for feature-length film projects. Funding is intended to support projects at any production phase from development through post-production. Priority will be given to applications from early career and emerg

GrantWatch ID#: 127055

Grants to Canada and USA Eligible Medical Residents to Improve the Health and Well-Being of ...

Deadline 01/27/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to Canada, USA, and Territories eligible medical residents for projects to improve children's health and well-being. Funding is intended to meet the health needs of children with a broad-based community approach. Projects must be led by a pediatri

GrantWatch ID#: 129263

Grants to Texas Nonprofits and Government Organizations to Benefit Residents and Advance Equ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Texas nonprofit and government organizations in eligible counties to enhance the local quality of life and advance equal opportunity. Grants are awarded for general operating support, project support, research, capacity building, capital improvement, public po

GrantWatch ID#: 129303

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Psychologist for Child Psychology Rese...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholast

GrantWatch ID#: 132694

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Improvement Initiatives

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, and volunteer fire companies for community benefit projects. Funding is intended to support a wide range of impactful and sustainable initiatives that meet community needs.

GrantWatch ID#: 132986