The Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council is currently accepting applications for 2017 Neighborhood Purposes Grants (NPG). Two neighborhood purposes grants up to $1,000 each will be available. Neighborhood Purposes Grants can be used by either certified 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations or public schools for community improvement projects.
The application window is open from March 8, 2017 to June 02, 2017. Applications are due Friday, June 02, 2017, by 5:00 p.m. (PST). Interested organizations should seek to apply as soon as possible.
After reviewing all of the applications, the NPG Ad Hoc Committee will select up to two finalists to nominate, with final approval to be determined at the June 14, 2017, GWNC Board Meeting, and the award announcement to be made at the July 12, 2017 GWNC Board Meeting. Interested organizations should therefore make a note of these key dates.
Please review the GWNC the GWNC Funding Guidelines for NPGs to determine if your organization or school is eligible to apply: http://greaterwilshire.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/GWNC-Project-Funding-Guidelines-100611.pdf
Additional requirements for applicants may be found in the NPG Application. Application forms (NPG Application, and NPG Application Addendum) may be found here: http://empowerla.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/NPG-Application-1-26-15-final1.pdf
Please send the application forms and all required documents to the NPG Ad Hoc Committee at NPG@greaterwilshire.org during the application window. Please note that the application guidelines must be strictly adhered to and incomplete applications may not be considered. No late applications will be considered. Please send any questions or comments to NPG@greaterwilshire.org.