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

Trenton Huntley


Annual Application Deadlines

  • March 1
  • June 1
  • September 1

Pre-application Workshops

  • July 31, 3:00pm – 4:30pm
    CMPD Freedom Division (4150 Wilkinson Boulevard)

  • August 7, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
    Mountain Island Branch Library (4420 Hoyt Galvin Way)

  • August 12, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
    Hickory Grove Branch Library (5935 Hickory Grove Road)

  • August 14, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    West Boulevard Branch Library (2157 West Boulevard)

  • August 15, 1:30pm – 3:00pm
    Steele Creek Branch Library (13620 Steele Creek Road)


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 Trenton Huntley at or call 704-336-4594.

FY19 September Grantees

  • Apple Tree Village Association, Inc.
  • Belmont Community Association
  • Bennington Woods HOA
  • Callaway Plantation HOA
  • Cotswold Homes Condos
  • Essex HOA
  • Fairstone Neighborhood Association
  • Glenlea Park HOA
  • Grove Park Neighborhood Association
  • Hampshire Hills Neighborhood Association
  • Howie Acres
  • Lynton Place HOA
  • The Reserve at Back Creek HOA
  • Sharon Lakes HOA
  • Sherbrook HOA
  • Stonehaven HOA
  • Trianon Condominium Association