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

  • March 20, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department: Freedom Division (4150 Wilkinson Boulevard)

  • March 28, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Ivory Baker Recreation Center (1920 Stroud Park Court)

  • April 3, 1:00pm – 2:30pm
    Old City Hall (600 E. Trade Street)

  • April 18, 1:00pm – 2:30pm
    Steele Creek Branch Library (13620 Steele Creek Road)

  • May 8, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Old City Hall (600 E. Trade Street)

  • May 15, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
    West Boulevard Branch Library (2157 West Boulevard)

  • May 16th from 12:30p- 2:00pm
    Camino Community Center (201 Stetson Avenue)


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