Neighborhood Mini-Grant Program

The 2023 Neighborhood Mini Grant Application has closed.

The Neighborhood Mini-Grant Program provides neighborhood and homeowner associations (HOAs) with grants to improve their neighborhoods. The maximum funding amount per project is $5,000. 

Questions?  Email our neighborhood team or call 309-494-8637.

  1. district one projects
Arago Neighborhood Association
Making improvements to a community garden including a pergola, a gazebo, and a messaging board
Arbor District Neighborhood AssociationReplacing two decorative iron signs and replacing a bench at Main Street and Summit Blvd
Goose Lake Neighborhood AssociationCollaborating with the NAACP to host a back-to-school party, participating in the Juneteenth events, hosting a 2023 Goose Lake Gala
Martin-Warren Southside Neighborhood AssociationRehabilitating the former Martin-Warren community garden
Southside Community United for Change (SCUC)Purchasing supplies for the Youth LItter Patrol
Spring Grove HOALandscaping at entrance to the neighborhood
Starr Street Community AssociationPainting blighted commercial structures
  1. District two projects
  1. District Three Projects
  1. District Four Projects
  1. District five projects
  1. Project Ideas
  1. Program requirements