The City has a wide range of funding opportunities, including:
Mayor's Fund frequently seeks the expertise of nonprofit organizations to provide a variety of services to fulfill ongoing initiatives with New York City agencies.
The Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City, chaired by First Lady Chirlane McCray, is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization that facilitates high-impact public-private partnerships throughout New York City's five boroughs. The Mayor's Fund leverages individual, philanthropic, and corporate partnerships to support public programs advancing key Mayoral and agency priorities. The Mayor's Fund is focused on supporting public programs in areas including mental health, youth workforce development, immigration and citizenship, domestic violence, financial empowerment and support for young men and women of color.
The New York City Department of Small Business Services offers grant opportunities to support community-based organizations whose services strengthen and revitalize commercial districts.
New York City Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) offers low-cost financing options for nonprofit organizations to construct affordable housing on privately- and publicly-owned land.
The New York City Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is a valuable resource for New York City nonprofit organizations to access equity, financing, and incentives programs.