Neighborhood Grants

Building Stronger Neighborhoods of the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro invites neighborhoods within the City of Greensboro to apply for grants for community building projects!

Participatory Budgeting Greensboro  The City of Greensboro offers an annual opportunity for any City resident over the age of 11 to participate in submitting capital improvement project ideas to be implemented on City property.  Each City Council District may receive up to $100,000 total for project implementation, with any single project limited to $30,000.  Project proposals are submitted, explored for potential during winter months, and the public vote on projects in spring.  For details on annual Participatory Budgeting opportunities visit

NeighborWoods grants from the City of Greensboro and Greensboro Beautiful awards one neighborhood each year with up to 150 trees for planting in a neighborhood or neighborhood park.

Choice Neighborhoods Program of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development supports locally driven strategies to address struggling neighborhoods with distressed public or HUD-assisted housing through a comprehensive approach to neighborhood transformation.