I've heard the CAN DO program offers grants for neighborhoods. Is that true?
Yes, CAN DO through its partner CAN DO Foundation, grants a total of $15,000 annually in $500 and $1,500 grants designed for neighborhood associations. All neighborhoods in East Baton Rouge are eligible to apply. Call the CAN DO Neighborhood Office at 389-3448 to schedule a technical assistance meeting. Application materials can be obtained through the CAN DO website at www.brgov.com/dept/cando.