Collective Impact Lincoln: Neighborhood Mini-Grants

From Feb. 1 to June 1, 2021, Collective Impact Lincoln is offering mini-grants of up to $1,000 for local neighborhood improvement initiatives.

How to apply

– Fill out this Google Form, or 
– Complete this PDF form and email it to


Important dates 

– Applications open on Feb 1, 2021.
– Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis with a final deadline for all applications on June 1, 2021.


Restrictions & requirements 

– Applicants or project must be within one of our six focus neighborhoods (Belmont, Clinton, Everett, Hartley, Near South, University Place). 
– Grantees must provide a one-paragraph summary of the project outcome or an update by June 15, 2021.
– We require that grantees choose one option to support and integrate their project into the work of Collective Impact Lincoln:
> Attending a Community Builder Workshop 
> Planning the project with a Collective Impact Lincoln organizer
> Debriefing the project with a Collective Impact Lincoln organizer
> Reviewing materials provided by Collective Impact Lincoln on Asset-Based Community Development or other relevant resources

Additional information

– The maximum amount available is $1,000 per project/application.
– Collective Impact Lincoln mini-grants are meant to support tangible, meaningful change in neighborhoods through resident-led projects. Neighborhood projects are intended to be beneficial to and provide value to the neighborhood and/or community. Projects can be small in scope or larger, partnership-oriented projects.
– Anyone within Collective Impact Lincoln’s six focus neighborhoods – Belmont, Clinton, Everett, Hartley, Near South, University Place – can apply. 
– No experience necessary!
Learn more about Collective Impact Lincoln.


After School Programs

  • Sherman Elementary School

    5618 N 14th Ave.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Lewis and Clark Middle School

    6901 Burt St.
    Omaha, NE 68132

  • Lothrop Magnet Elementary

    3300 N. 22nd St.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Campbell Elementary School

    2200 Dodge St.
    Lincoln, NE 68521

  • Lincoln High School

    2229 J St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Lincoln Northeast High School

    2635 N. 63rd St.
    Lincoln, NE 68507