Apply for the 2023 CBG

Performers and children playing music in West Harlem
Performers and children playing music in West Harlem

The West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is pleased to announce the 2023 Community Benefits Grants Cycle (2023 CBG), awarding two million dollars in six priority areas to 501 (c)3 nonprofit organizations (NPOs) headquartered in Manhattan Community District 9 (MCD9), as well as to outside NPOs whose projects demonstratively serve at least 75% of MCD9 residents. 

WHDC intends to focus on programs that have a deep and significant impact on our community by supporting efforts to protect and preserve affordable housing, support and promote equity in the arts, support our youth and older adults, help spur economic development throughout the district. 

To be considered for the grant, all criteria must be met, and all required information must be submitted on time. All organizations must serve our community as stated in their applications.

The 2023 CBG application is closed

Important Dates*

2023 CBG Application Open Date

May 22, 2023

Information Session (Zoom)
Recording here

May 31, 2023 @1pm

Fluxx Seminar (Zoom)
Recording here

June 8, 2023 @1pm

Deadline to email questions to:

June 16, 2023

Deadline to submit 2022 CBG application

June 23, 2023 @5pm

Award notification & first installment

September 2023

Earliest Project Start Date

July 1, 2023

Project Completion Date

June 30, 2024

* Prior notification will be provided if any dates are changed.

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