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Cultural, Recreational, and Education Activity Grants
Cultural project type example - FestivalRecreational, Educational, and Cultural projects and programs are initiatives that improve the overall enrichment of the community‚Äôs residents. These programs are a great opportunity to engage members of the community in activities that can help them grow personally and in turn help the community grow. 
Project examples include:
  • After school and tutorial programs
  • Programs for senior citizens
  • Music or art enrichment
  • Trips
  • Some outdoor or recreational activities
There are some important things to remember about Recreational, Educational and Cultural projects:
  • Trips are limited to one per organization and must be day trips within Mecklenburg County
  • Festivals and block parties are limited to one per organization at a maximum grant award of $10,000

For more information about cultural, recreational and educational projects, contact Atalie Zimmerman at 704-336-4594 or azimmerman@charlottenc.gov