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:   

Annual Application Deadlines

  • March 1

  • June 1

  • September 1

Special COVID-19 Message   

  • We need community more than ever, even though we can't come together in the same ways as we practice "social distancing". In recognition of unique challenges in an unprecedented time, we have made accommodations to NMG: 

  • Volunteer Opportunities and Tracking 

Contact Us

Jackie Clare 


Pre-application Workshops

NMG Pre-Application Public Workshops Application Deadline - Sept 1

  • Tuesday, July 27, 12:00-1:00pm 
    • Presentation (with Q&A after)
  • Thursday, August 5, 6:00-7:00pm 
    • Presentation (with Q&A after) 
  • Friday, August 13, 12:00-1:00pm 
    • Presentation (with Q&A after) 
  • Monday, August 16, 6:00-7:00pm 
    • Presentation (with Q&A after) 
  • Wednesday, August 18, 12:00-1:00pm
    • Presentation (with Q&A after) 

Workshops will be presented using the Zoom online meeting platform. Online and phone-in access instructions will be provided to registered attendees prior to the workshop. Please visit our Neighborhood Training Programs and Resources page to register for your preferred Workshop.

Please contact Jackie Clare at or 704-336-7846 if you have any questions or need assistance.