Neighborhood groups receive grants for community events

April 28, 2015

Several communities around Issaquah were the recipients last month of numerous grassroots grants given by the office of King County Executive Dow Constantine to support community or neighborhood activity.

All in all, 36 grants were given out countywide. The communities are all in unincorporated areas of the county. Grants ranged up to $5,000 for a total of $60,000 and are part of King County’s Community Service Area Program.

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Grants offered for projects helping
 unincorporated areas

November 5, 2013

King County is offering a third year of Community Service Area grants. The grants encourage residents in the unincorporated communities to become more connected in their neighborhoods.

A total of $60,000 is available through the program for projects, with grants of less than $5,000. Examples of possible projects are:

  • newsletters that inform residents about important issues affecting the community;
  • events such as concerts, festivals, and educational and safety projects;

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