Neighborhood Matching Grants

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The Neighborhood Matching Grant (NMG) Program is a program for neighborhood-based organizations to help them improve the quality of life in their communities. 

About the NMG Program

The Neighborhood Matching Grants Program has helped Charlotte residents improve their neighborhoods since 1992.  The program awards funds to eligible neighborhood-based organizations for projects that make neighborhoods better places to live, work, and play.​

Workshop Presentations

Attendance at a pre-application workshop is required. If your neighborhood representative is unable to attend a scheduled workshop, you may view or revisit the workshop presentations using the links below:   

NMG Program Basics & Eligible Activities

Project Know How & Application Process 

Application Pointers and Grant Approval Process

Contact Us

Kirsty Sanchez, NMG Program Manager

Annual Application Deadlines

  • March 1
  • June 1
  • September 1

Pre-application Workshops

  • Tuesday, July 24 – 12:00-1:30pm

  • Wednesday, July 25 – 6:00-7:30pm

  • Monday, August 6 – 6:00-7:30pm

  • Thursday, August 9 – 1:00-2:30pm

Please visit our Neighborhood Training Programs and Resources page to register for your preferred Workshop.

 *For workshops offered at Old City Hall, participants may attend in-person or remotely (Internet and phone access required). If interested in attending remotely, please contact Kirsty Sanchez at (704) 336-4594 or