We Believe Place Matters!

We believe vibrant, safe, and healthy neighborhoods are built on the strengths of all who live, work, and play within them. Our vision is to help ensure that all neighborhood residents have strong community support systems that provide economic growth, social connectedness, and self-advocacy opportunities.

Brown County United Way (BCUW) is accepting Neighborhood Partnership Grant (NPG) proposals!

This Request for Proposals (RFP) is for agencies and/or associations interested in community development programs, projects, and activities that will strengthen Green Bay neighborhoods.

Application period

December 1, 2022 – January 31, 2023

One year funding cycle

May 15, 2023 – May 15, 2024

Request must be between $1,000 – $10,000

Application Process

  • View the Neighborhood Partnership Grant eligibilities, priorities, and general information in the complete Request for Proposals.
  • Applications are submitted via the online grant management system (e-CImpact).
    • If you are a new agency to applying to Brown County United Way,  click the “New to e-CImpact?” section to begin the agency registration process. For a step by step guide, please reference this New Agency Training Manual

*e-CImpact is Brown County United Way’s online system for managing its community investment process. This secure, protected site holds all documentation for agencies, volunteers, and United Way staff.*

Brown County United Way Neighborhood Priorities

Physical Environment

Enhancements to communal physical spaces for beautification, safety, and wellness

Social Environment

Neighborhood efforts that build resident relationships

Individual Well-Being

Youth, family, individual, and senior educational and/or enrichment programs

Neighborhood Well-Being

Residential development and educational programs

Access to Resources

Connection to community resources and/or programs that support financial stability, health and well-being, and education

Additional Information

  • Program/project/activity must occur within either the neighborhood cohort 1 or cohort 2 (see full description in the RFP). Applications that target one or both designated cohorts are permissible.
  • The proposal must target neighborhoods with a higher concentration of households at or below the ALICE Threshold and poverty-level households (click on Brown County for specific information).
  • The proposal must align with BCUW neighborhood priorities.
  • Priority will be given to new programs/projects/activities and applicants that have not received prior NPG funding. Proposals should demonstrate collaboration with community partners and be innovative.
  • Previously funded NPG grantees or organizations currently receiving United Way funding through other grant applications are eligible to apply.

Questions about the Request for Proposals?

Open zoom sessions will be offered for applicant questions about the RFP, the application process, or general questions related to the nature of the grant.
If you would like to attend, please click on the zoom link below:

For individual questions about your proposal, please contact, Jill Sobieck at jill@browncountyunitedway.org to schedule a meeting

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