Nashville Civic Design Center
Our mission is to elevate the quality of Nashville’s built environment and to promote public participation in the creation of a more beautiful and functional city for all.
|Grant Year||Amount||Program Name||Program Area||Description|
|2018||$10,000||Design Your Neighborhood||marginalized youth||Learn more|
Design Your Neighborhood (DYN) is an education initiative within NCDC that engages youth in how the world is built around them. Through classroom curriculum and summer internships, DYN teaches the principles of community design and civic engagement in order to empower youth to have a voice in shaping their city.
|2017||$10,000||Citizenship in Action||marginalized youth||Learn more|
Citizenship in Action (CIA) is a program that seeks to invest the next generation of informed citizens in how the world is built around them. Through classroom academic enrichment and youth internship programs, CIA will teach youth the principles of community design and civic engagement.