Grants & Resources

Find the resources you need to grow your park group. We connect people to small grants, design services, fiscal sponsorship, and other external resources to expand their networks.

 

CAPACITY FUND GRANT

The Partnerships for Parks Capacity Fund Grant supports community groups with small grants up to $5,000 to dedicated to parks with funding for projects to build their capacity through supporting the group’s self-awareness, ability, and sustainability.

Groups may submit ONLY ONE of the following applications per round and if successful, must wait one year to apply again:

  • Capacity building projects
  • Publication (apply to work with PfP Art Director or outside consultant)
  • Website (apply to work with PfP Art Director or outside consultant)

The Partnerships for Parks Capacity Fund Grant is presented by TD Bank and made possible by City Parks Foundation and the Parks Equity Initiative of the New York City Council under the leadership of Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.

The next deadline is Saturday, October 1, 2016. Applications must be received by 11:59PM

INWOOD PARKS GRANT

The Partnerships for Parks Inwood Parks Grant program, made possible by Columbia University, provides grants of $500 to $15,000 to community groups and nonprofit organizations for small NYC Parks-approved physical improvements, events, and programming in Inwood Hill, Muscota Marsh, and Isham Parks.

The next deadline is Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Applications must be received by 11:59PM.

OTHER GRANT RESOURCES

Park groups can access other resources, training opportunities, as well as upcoming and ongoing funding opportunities outside of Partnerships for Parks as they grow and seek to diversify their funding sources and to build their capacity.

For more information, contact Grants@CityParksFoundation.org or call 212-602-5348.