Upcoming Neighborhood and Business Grants

Katie Hedrick

​​​NBS Facade Improvement Grant​​​​​

NBS' Facade Improvement Grant  assists businesses and commercial property owners with improving their building's appearance, signage, parking and landscaping. The program provides eligible businesses or property owners with 50 percent reimbursement for expenses related to eligible architectural renovations if the property is located in the Business Corridor Revitalization geography.

Applications are accepted quarterly, with the next round of applications due on Wednesday, Feb. 15. For more information, contact Lori Lencheski​.

​Neighborhood Matching Grants
The Neighborhood Matching Grants p​rogram​ awards up to $25,000 to eligible neighborhood-based organizations to complete projects that will improve their community's quality of life.

Applications are due on Wednesday, March 1. Interested neighborhoods must attend one of the following pre-application workshops before applying:

  • 6 - 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 15 at Old City Hall*
  • 1 - 2:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 16 at Old City Hall*
*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 Philip Freeman at 704-336-4594 or philip.freeman@charlottenc.gov​.