Apply to the 2022 CBG Grants!

The 2023 CBG Application is now open. Learn more here.

2022 CBG Application is now closed

CBG 2022 announcement banner.

The West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is pleased to announce the 2022 Community Benefits Grants cycle (2022 CBG), awarding two million dollars to 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations (NPOs) headquartered in West Harlem, as well as to outside NPOs whose projects meet the MCD9 residency requirement (at least 75% of project participants must reside in West Harlem/Community District 9).

WHDC’s 2022 CBG funds programs in the priority areas of:

  • Arts and Culture
  • Economic Development
  • Health and Human Services
  • Housing Affordability & Preservation
  • Older Adults Services
  • Youth

Applications are now open. Grant awards are determined on a competitive basis. Award amounts are based on community impact, and will be made in one of two application types: Sole or Collaborative Applicants. Support funds are designed to enable a non-profit organization to direct program activities between September 1, 2022 and June 30, 2022. For requirements and eligibility, please review our guidelines here

Application open: June 1, 2022

Virtual Information Session: June 14, 2022 at 1:00 pm EST. Recording here

Email questions to by: June 24, 2022

Deadline to submit application & supporting documents: June 30, 2022 at 5:00 pm EST

Application is now closed. 

Important Dates*

2022 CBG OpensWednesday, June 1, 2022
Zoom Information SessionTuesday, June 14, 2022 @ 1pm
Deadline to email questions to: grants@westharlemdc.orgFriday, June 24, 2022
Deadline to submit 2022 CBG applicationThursday, June 30, 2022 @5pm
Award notification & first installmentSeptember 2022
Earliest Project Start DateSeptember 1, 2022
Project Completion DateJune 30, 2023

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

Recent News

Skip to content