Fall Grants Important Dates! 
Did you know a CNN small grant can be a great match for other proposals or grants you are working on? Contact us  about ideas and get a head start for community projects in 2018! This can be a resource to reach under-served groups. 
Application Out : late August 
Grant Workshop: September 20
Grants Due: November 13
Grants Awarded: by January 1

PBOT Waives Block Party Permit Fee East of 82nd and in Cully 
If you reside on or East of 82nd Ave., or live in the Cully neighborhood, your Block Party Permit qualifies for a special fee waiver. You will not be required to pay a permit fee. Find the nearest location to pick up and return the street barricades for your party.
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Neighbors Help with Message
The photo shows volunteers from the Hollywood neighborhood at the Hollywood Transit Center in June. The group joined TriMet to collect mementos left by the public and to hang a new banner created by the mother of Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche Place.
Community Grant Opportunities
The City of Portland has new grant opportunities - $350,000 Portland United Against Hate grants; $650,000 for youth, arts/culture, economic, and community health opportunities grants. The deadline for both grant allocations is August 15th. Read more.

Housing Update
Better Housing by Design Concept Report addresses open space, building design and scale, and street connections; comment to staff by August 7th. See  what planning tools the City is using to address the housing shortage and information regarding the affordable housing bond public meeting. Application to serve on the Housing Advisory Commission and the Renter-Owner Services Advisory Commission.
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Upcoming Events

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CNN Meetings - All Welcome!
  • August 9 Public Safety Action Committee
  • August 1 National Night Out
Neighborhood Calendar       


2017 community engagement projects
Small Grants Program 
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