Community Grants

Memphis City Beautiful Community Grant Program accepts proposals up to $500 to help support grassroots community initiatives in Memphis that fall within the focus areas of Litter Prevention, Waste Reduction/Recycling and Beautification/Community Greening. Our grants are designed to promote neighborhood pride, healthier living, and sustainability.

Who Is Eligible For A Community Grant?

  • Neighborhood associations within the Memphis city limits registered with the Office of Neighborhood Engagement, or
  • Any community based civic groups such as boys scouts, churches, youth groups and garden clubs within the city limits, or
  • Any school within the limits of Memphis/Shelby County, or
  • Groups outside the city limits sponsoring Memphis-based projects
  • Any community improvement project! Organizations that have been funded for the same project for three consecutive years are ineligible; however, they are encouraged to submit new projects for consideration.

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