|Thanks to the generous support of The Home Depot Foundation, 20 competitive Love Your Block mini-grants are now available to Chula Vista residents who wish to form a group and complete an impactful and creative community beautification project in their neighborhoods. Winning applications will receive a $500 Home Depot gift card to purchase needed supplies for their project and can request City services as available to support the effort.
Residents and neighbors who are interested in applying for a Love Your Block grant can download a form online at CVServes.org or call (619) 691-5175 for more information. Completed applications must be received by 5 p.m., October 1, 2012. Grant winners must be ready to begin their community improvement project by attending an orientation session in October and complete the project by the end of December 2012.
Chula Vista Serves seeks neighborhood groups/organizations to develop and implement volunteer-led projects. Residents across the city are the best caretakers of their neighborhoods and the intent of Love Your Block is to foster a sense of community, belonging, and pride of ownership.
Posted: September 13, 2012