Neighborhood Purpose Grants & Community Impact Projects

The Neighborhood Purpose Grant program for fiscal year 2018-2019 (which began July 1, 2018) has not yet been set.  Please check back on this page for future updates.

You must be a 501-C3 in current standing to qualify for an NPG.  All applications must be sent to Robert Bryant at  To be considered for a Neighborhood Purpose Grant see below:

Who, What, Where, Why, Cost?  See below:

NPG – Neighborhood Purpose Grant 

A Neighborhood Council can allocate a portion of its annual budget to grant funds to qualifying local non-profits and public schools. A Neighborhood Purpose Grant must provide a benefit to the Coastal NC community.

For more information contact or call 310-918-8650.


Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council budgets money each year to be distributed to local non-profit organizations through Neighborhood Purpose Grants. In the 2016-17 fiscal year $5,000 was distributed via NPGs.  Here’s a link to recently funded grants:

About  CIP – Community Improvement Projects

A Neighborhood Council can allocate a portion of its annual budget to make improvements to its community, provided that the improvement is made within Coastal SPNC boundaries and on public property.

Examples include:  Beautification Projects like tree planting/trimming, graffiti abatement, sidewalk washing, mural restoration.

Capital Improvements to City Owned Facilities such as parks, recreation centers, police stations and fire departments.