Apply for grants, design services for a publication or website, or fiscal sponsorship. Connect to the network of partners who can help support your work in your local park.

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Capacity Fund Grant 

Get funding for your park group’s ideas and efforts to improve NYC Parks from our Capacity Fund Grant.  If you are an active community park group supporting an NYC Parks property in any of New York City’s five boroughs, you may be eligible to apply for a small grant of up to $3,000 for park projects including events, tools, websites, and outreach materials.

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Generous private support is provided by Altman Foundation, TD Bank, The Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund, and the MJS Foundation. Public support is provided by New York City Council’s Parks Equity Initiative in partnership with NYC Parks.


Inwood Parks Grant – APPLY

The Partnerships for Parks Inwood Parks Grant, 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.

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Building Healthy Communities Grant

The Parks Build Healthy Communities Grant supports community groups with small grants of up to $5,000 for small-scale physical improvements, events, and programming in parks that contribute to community health and well-being in Corona, North Corona, Flushing, and East Flushing.

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Other Resources

Partnerships for Parks is partnering with ioby to offer the Partnerships for Parks Crowdfunding Challenge. The challenge provides up to $1,000 of matching funds for any accepted project benefiting NYC Parks properties – including parks, playgrounds, and green streets and street trees! Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Learn how to apply here.

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