Community and Economic Development Grants

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Subject: Community Development, Economic Development, Job Training
Deadline: Mar. 18, 2016

"CommunityWINS will be administered by the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) with the goal of awarding $3 million over three years, to support local nonprofits in promoting long-term economic prosperity and quality of life for their community. As a member of USCM, you're qualified to nominate up to three initiatives or programs through an eligible nonprofit of your choice that addresses one of the following categories:

  • Neighborhood stabilization - projects designed to stimulate growth and stability while assisting in the removal of blight and the rebuilding of neighborhoods
  • Economic development - projects designed to promote business development
  • Job creation - projects designed to aid in local job creation or assist in job training."

Funder: The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) and the Wells Fargo Foundation
Eligibility: Nonprofits that are tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and hold membership in the United States Conference of Mayors.
Amount: Unspecified
Contact: Link.