Round 11 Grant Applications closed on May 31, 2018. Keep checking back for 2019 Grant Information.
The Chamber Foundation’s mission is to improve the appearance and vitality of every Main Street in the Lehigh Valley. In keeping with the goal of urban revitalization, our grant dollars help to fund a variety of projects intended to visually enhance our downtowns and surrounding traditional neighborhoods.
Focus of Foundation Grant Program: Chamber Foundation funds may be used for downtown and surrounding traditional neighborhood revitalization and improvement projects within the Lehigh Valley.
Organizations eligible to apply:
Local government; including, but not limited to, counties, cities, boroughs and townships
Municipal and redevelopment authorities and agencies
Nonprofit 501c3 organizations
Priority will be given to projects that
Are visible within the community
Show partnership or collaboration with other community groups
Support business retention or expansion
Are consistent with the local revitalization strategy
Demonstrate geographic diversity
Improve existing or develop new facilities
Leave a lasting impact in the community
Are submitted on behalf of a recognized Main Street program or volunteer group
Eligible projects may include but are not limited to:
Projects we do not fund include but are not limited to: