Applications are due by June 14, 2021.

Courtesy of the City of Pittsburgh Office of Community Affairs

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PITTSBURGH, PA (May 18, 2021) The City of Pittsburgh is excited to announce applications are now open for Love Your Block. Love Your Block is a City of Pittsburgh mini-grant program that brings neighbors together to improve our communities by combating blight, creating assets, and building resilience—block-by-block.   

Nonprofit organizations across Pittsburgh are invited to propose projects for up to $1,500 in funds and the support of key City departments. Funding supports volunteer-fueled neighborhood improvement projects for Spring and Summer 2021.   

Projects may include but are not limited to: community garden maintenance, neighborhood clean-ups, or tree and flower planting. Successful projects will build strong partnerships, leverage donations, and most importantly, engage neighbors.   

You can find more information and apply for Love Your Block at Applications are due by June 14, 2021.  

Questions can be directed to Leah Friedman at or Eric Williams at or by calling the Office of Community Affairs at 412-255-4773.  

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