Houston LISC GO Neighborhoods has extended the deadline for small grant applications until April 15, 2020 and has modified the application slightly to include provisions for funding projects in response to COVID-19 needs. We understand the pandemic puts many projects in a precarious position, so we are taking this one day at a time and asking everyone to think creatively, ...more
Houston LISC is offering the Training for Trainers (T4T) series again this year and we are happy that the recruitment process has officially begun.
T4T is a 6-month, 6-session leadership training program for seasoned and emerging leaders of the Greater Houston community.
Selected leaders participate as a cohort and collaboratively learn about leadership, advocacy, and community building skills topics. The program currently ...more
Houston LISC offers small grant opportunities to support community-led projects, activities and campaigns. The small grants aim to seed community building and improve quality of life.
Grants are for $2500-$5000 and will support projects that develop civic engagement, community relationship building, and improve quality of life.
Click here for the instructional packet.
Click here for the word version of the application.
Applications must be received ...more
Houston LISC has a new grant opportunity for innovative and transformative projects that build on existing Quality of Life Agreements or Community Plans (i.e., Complete Communities). Projects to start January 2020 and conclude 12-31-20.
Proposal due 11-22-19.
Awards will be announced 12-8-19.
Click here for a copy of the RFP.
If you have questions about the RFP, please email ...more
A Selection Committee has chosen the Fifth Ward neighborhood to receive funding at the Comprehensive level of support from GO Neighborhoods. Through this new partnership with Fifth Ward, LISC will provide funding to a backbone organization to carry out a major planning process, hire a full time position and coordinate comprehensive community revitalization in the neighborhood. The community has nominated ...more