Families First Received the 2017 Bank of America’s Neighborhood Builders Grant
Each Neighborhood Builder awardee receives $200,000 in flexible funding, leadership development for an executive director and an emerging leader at the organization, and the opportunity to connect to a network of peer organizations and access capital.
Through the program, Bank of America addresses issues of economic mobility and advances nonprofit leadership to solve tough community challenges. Since 2004, they’ve partnered with nearly 1,000 nonprofits across 45 communities and helped nearly 2,000 nonprofit leaders strengthen their leadership skills by investing more than $220 million in communities.
Neighborhood Builders is the nation’s largest philanthropic investment in nonprofit leadership development.