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DNVG TIMELINE

​Info Session
​9/25/19
Info Session​9/28/19
​​Grant Opened10/1/19
Info Session​10/03/19
Info Session
​10/08/19
​Ask the Expert*
​10/19/19
​Info Session
​10/22/19
​Grant Writing
​11/09/19
Office Hours by appointment
​11/12/19
​Grant Closed
11/18/19

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Dallas Neighborhood Vitality Grant (DNVG)
2019-20
ON HOLD

Due to COVID-19, the DNVG 2019-20 Grant Cycle is currently on hold. For questions and additional information, email pud@dallascityhall.com

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Dallas Neighborhood Vitality Grant award recipients!Below is a list of the  2019-2020 DVNG  award recipients! More than $100,000 will support the nineteen projects listed below to improve neighborhoods across Dallas. The City is partnering with neighborhood organizations and nonprofits over the next twelve months to implement neighborhood beautification, park or trail improvements, pedestrian improvements, signage and litter abatement.

The DNVG program is a competitive annual funding opportunity to encourage neighborhood organizations to identify and implement projects that address specific needs while increasing resident engagement, promoting neighborhood pride and building organizational capacity through collaboration and partnerships.

The following grant recipient list is in alphabetical order. Click here for a map showing 2019-2020 project locations:

ORGANIZATIONPROJECT
TYPE
PROJECT
DESCRIPTION

COUNCIL
DISTRICT

Chimney Hill HOABeautificationImproving walkability with new and repaired sidewalks10
Cochran Heights NABeautification
Transforming an unimproved City alley into a pedestrian-friendly living alley with sidewalk and landscaping
14
Dallas Parkway Village HOASignage
Branding the neighborhood with sign toppers
7
Elm Thicket-Northpark NASignage
Branding the neighborhood with sign toppers
2
Elmwood Neighborhood AssociationLitter Abatement
Addressing illegal dumping by installing a camera surveillance system in collaboration with City Marshal's Office
1
Friends of Arapaho ParkPublic Park or Trail ImprovementsEnhancing park with new sidewalk/path and amenities
11
Friends of Oak Cliff ParksPublic Park or Trail Improvements
Enhancing park with bi-lingual signage with phone app for plant identification
1,4
​Glenview NA
​Signage​Branding the neighborhood with sign toppers​4
HIS Bridge Builders – Bonton NANeighborhood Engagement
Implement communication strategy with website and branding
7
Lake Highlands Women’s League – Lake Highlands West Homeowners AssociationNeighborhood Engagement
Implement a “growth strategy” to attract older aged children through holding age-appropriate activities that interest all ages to include an ice-skating rink on the day of the event
9
Lakewood Trails Neighborhood AssociationPublic Park or Trail Improvements
Renovate park trail with the installation of a drinking fountain, trash receptacles, and landscape
9
Love Field West Neighborhood AssociationSignage
Branding the neighborhood with sign toppers
2
Northwood Estates Neighborhood AssociationSignage
Branding the neighborhood with sign toppers
10

Oak Park Estates Neighborhood Association 

SignageBranding the neighborhood with sign toppers4
​Phillis Wheatley Neighbors NA​Signage​Branding the neighborhood with sign toppers​7
Shreiber Crime WatchPublic Park or Trail Improvements & Signage
Renovating park with playground equipment and install crime watch signs
13
Skillman Bend Condominium AssociationBeautification
An entryway landscape enhancement project including soil, plants and stones
10
Vickery Meadows Youth Development – Ladies Club de Vickery Meadows 
Engagement
Hosting festival to engage members of diverse community
13
​Willow Grove Baptist Church – Oak Park Estates NA​Beautification​Installing right of way landscaping4​
​Wynnewood North NA​Beautification​Installing neighborhood entry landscaping ​1

  

Click here for a map showing 2018-2019 grant recipiencts' project locations.

The Dallas Neighborhood Vitality Grant Program (DNVG)  was created to encourage neighborhood organizations to identify and implement projects that address specific neighborhood needs while increasing resident engagement, promoting neighborhood pride, and building neighborhood organization capacity through collaborations and partnerships. Projects must serve a public purpose and provide community benefits by promoting the creation of strong, safe, and vibrant neighborhoods. The Dallas Neighborhood Vitality Grant is a refresh of the growSouth Neighborhood Challenge Grant.

 For more information, call 214.671.8900 or email pud@dallascityhall.com.