2017 Belle Haven Mini-Grant Program

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Belle Haven Mini-Grant Program

Belle Haven Mini-Grant Program offers small grants for local projects & events that benefit the Belle Haven neighborhood of Menlo Park, California.

The Program is supported by the City of Menlo Park and administered by Belle Haven Community Development Fund.

To learn more about the program and how to apply, please come to the next Information Session at Onetta Harris Community Center, 100 Terminal Avenue, Menlo Park.

For more information, you can contact the Belle Haven Community Development Fund by calling 650.450.5484 or by email at BelleHavenMiniGrant@gmail.com.

Dates of 2017 Mini-Grant Program events

Sat., January 23rd
9:30 a
Recognition Night/ Kick-off Event
Menlo Park Senior Center
Fri., February 3rd
6:00 pm
Information Session
Onetta Harris Community Center
Thu., March 2nd
6:00 pm
Information Session /Application Assistance
Onetta Harris Community Center
February, March
Contact us
Application Assistance by appointment
Call 650-450-5484 or email BelleHavenMiniGrant@gmail.com   
Mon., April 3rd
6:00 pm
Application Assistance
Onetta Harris Community Center
Tue., April 4th
before 6:00 pm
Applications accepted
Onetta Harris Community Center
Mon., May 14th
Awardees notified
Mon., May 22nd
6:00 pm
Announcement Party (Mandatory)
Week of May 30th
Checks mailed 

Important Dates
  • Information sessions are Jan 28th, Feb 3rd and Mar 2nd
  • Submission Deadline is 6:00 PM April 4, 2017
  • Decisions are announced by May 14, 2017
  • Announcement Party (Mandatory) on May 22, 2017
  • Projects completed and final reports submitted by May 22, 2018
Money awarded the week of May 30, 2017

Submissions accepted:
  • Mailed application packets including all other requested information must be postmarked by April 4, 2017 to
    Belle Haven Community Development Fund
    Attn: Belle Haven Mini-grant 2017
    P.O Box 2005
    Menlo Park, CA 94026
  • Applications will be accepted in person until 6:00 PM April 4, 2017 at the Onetta Harris Community Center.

Incomplete application packets will not be considered

The following items must be included:
  • Mini-grant application
  • Mini-grant demographic survey (for statistical use only)
  • A itemized budget with items and their expected costs
  • "Before" pictures must be included for home/yard improvement (curb appeal) project
  • Proof of residential status
  • Letter of intent stating your commitment to carry out the work and submit the reports as described