Programs & Services

Historic Preservation

Furuya Building

This program manages the designation and protection of more than 400 historic structures, sites, objects, and vessels, as well as eight historic districts throughout Seattle.

Neighborhood Matching Fund

Neighborhood Matching Fund

This program provides matching dollars for projects that are initiated, planned, and implemented by community members to enhance and strengthen their neighborhoods.

Major Institutions and Schools

Futuya Building

This program provides a way for the neighbors of Seattle's hospitals, universities, colleges, and public schools to be directly involved in the development plans for those institutions.

Leadership Development

Leadership Development

Our Leadership Development division includes the Seattle Youth Commission, People’s Academy for Community Engagement, and our Community Liaisons.

P-Patch Community Gardening

P-Patch Community Gardening

This program manages and promotes community-stewarded open spaces for organic urban agriculture to individuals and groups.

Outreach and Engagement

Outreach and Engagement

Our Outreach and Engagement division includes the Community Involvement Commission, Engage Seattle, Add Your Voice, and our Find It, Fix It Community Walks.

Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

The Department of Neighborhoods provides grants and other funding support to community groups who want to make big and small changes in their neighborhoods.