Oak Park residents are invited to apply for $1-1000 grants to lead community benefit projects in the neighborhood and build community wealth in 2018. This program is intended to place residents in the lead role of imagining, creating and sustaining projects and programs for the neighborhood that meet an identified need. Projects can include:
- small businesses
- educational programs
- community events
- land-based transformations
- community art projects and more!
The Neighborhood Activation Fund (NAF) builds upon locally grown ideas, energy, and passion to empower residents to improve their neighborhoods We are committed to helping grassroots leaders drive social change.