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  • Atlanta Housing Authority Releases Microgrants 3.0 for Choice Neighborhoods

    Oct 18, 2016

    The Atlanta Housing Authority is making available a third round of Choice Neighborhoods (CN) microgrant funds: the UCN Microgrant 3.0. The program will continue the mission to build upon community efforts to improve the physical, social, and economic outcomes of the UCN area consistent with the Neighborhood Transformation Plan (NTP) and the Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grant (CNIG), and specifically will support organizational capacity building/leadership development, public safety, health, history/heritage, and urban farming/community garden activities. This year, there will be an additional focus on innovation, long‐term sustainability, and impact on former University Homes residents (the “former UH residents”). Grant awards range from $500 - $5000. Applications are due on or before 5:00 p.m. Friday, December 2, 2016, with award of funds being announced on December 16, 2016. Please note that all applicants must attend one of the two (2) informational session taking place on November 1st and 15th from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the University Choice Neighborhood office located at 227 Roach Street. All other questions regarding this opportunity will be answered during the informational sessions. Please visit our Documents Library (insert link to Documents Library Page) to view and download the application package.