Grants Available For Community Groups
State Senator Malcolm A. Smith is urging volunteer community groups and public school-based student groups to apply for a series of grants offered by the Citizens Committee for New York City.
The grants, ranging from $500 to $3,000, are being awarded to organizations working to improve the quality of life in neighborhoods and schools across New York City.
New organizations are encouraged to apply for the New Yorkers for Better Neighborhood Award, the Dress Up Your Neighborhood Contest, and the Dress Up Your School Award. The grant deadline is March 14. To obtain an application or for further information, call Arif Allah or Lixian Hanover at 212-989-0909, visit www.citizensnyc. org, or email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.