SASY Neighborhood Improvement Grant

Application Updated! 

SASY Neighborhood Improvement Funds are disbursed annually. The maximum Neighborhood Improvement Fund grant disbursement will be $2000. Click here to learn more and apply!
 Public Arts & Culture
 Public Safety
 Public Green & Open Spaces
 Community Education
Priority given to projects that:
 foster collaboration among individuals,  organizations, and/or businesses
 demonstrate capacity for matching funds or have already secured other funding sources
 promote community resident participation and engagement
 encourage diversity through activities supported by the project
 directly promote SASY Neighborhood Association mission
Applications due by 9/1/2017

Mission and Purpose

Mission:  SASY empowers residents to engage in their community.

Purpose: SASY is established for charitable and educational purposes. SASY shall advocate for a high quality of life for, and equitable treatment of all SASY residents, including those who are disadvantaged by poverty, underrepresentation, or other distress. SASY shall inform and educate all residents of the SASY neighborhood about changes proposed for the neighborhood, how changes could affect their lives, businesses, or property,and opportunities for improving the quality of life and business climate within the SASY neighborhood

How we do: SASY shall advance our Mission and Purpose by:

  • Reaching out to residents and businesses in the SASY neighborhood to inform them of issues that may affect their quality of life, or business climate,
  • Partnering with other neighborhood associations and organizations on issuesof mutual interest
  • Hosting and facilitating open discussions of issues that have the potential toaffect the quality of life or business climate, and soliciting perspectives ofresidents and business in the SASY neighborhood.
  • Articulating neighborhood views on such issues, and communicating thoseviews to people and agencies who will make decisions about the issues, and 
  • Raising money through membership dues and events, and granting money toorganizations and projects that advance our Purpose.

Reviewed and adopted November 2016.

Link to SASY Bylaws