Sprout is offering Neighbor-to-Neighbor Grants of up to $1,000 to provide immediate support for small-scale community projects with broad citizen support. Prospective applicants are encouraged to use this opportunity to raise awareness about innovative new Northside projects, events, and activities.
The next application deadline is 5:00 pm on Friday, May 8, 2015. Decisions are typically announced by the end of each month. Project activities must begin by June 30, 2015 and conclude by September 15, 2015.
For more information, including program criteria, office hours, and dates for information sessions and informal meet-ups, visit the One Northside Community Innovation Project web page.
Crowdfunding with ioby.org
Sprout is partnering with ioby.org to offer training and one-on-one support for eligible Northside community projects that would like to run a crowdfunding campaign. The training will cover the details of participating in the ioby crowdfunding partnership and the ‘seven habits’ of highly successful crowdfunding campaigns. Learn more and get started on your campaign.