Healthy Neighborhoods Grant Program

The City of Fitchburg’s Healthy Neighborhoods Grant Program will accept applications in early 2024 from not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organizations for projects that will serve residents and/or businesses in one of the following Priority Neighborhoods: 

  • Verona Road West
  • Belmar/Renaissance on the Park
  • North Fish Hatchery Road
  • Southdale

 Healthy Neighborhoods Priority Neighborhoods

Program grant funds are intended to strengthen and enhance Priority Neighborhoods using a variety of innovative approaches that will have a long-term impact on residents, businesses and/or physical environments in these neighborhoods. Program focus areas include: 

  • Youth mentoring
  • Youth education
  • Adult education/workforce development
  • Food security
  • Neighborhood/community-building and engagement

Click on the links below for information regarding the 2023 applications cycle:

Click here for 2022 program funding awards.

Click here for 2023 program funding awards

For further information, please contact Deanna Schmidt, City Planner, at or 608.270.4255.