CURA provides small grants to community-based organizations, neighborhoods, and artists so they have the resources to generate solutions and create opportunities, while honoring their unique knowledge and experience. 

Neighborhood Partnership Initiative

Increases the engagement, power and influence of community members affected by racial, social and economic disparities

Artist Neighborhood Partnership Initiative

Supports compelling, artist-developed projects targeted to their community’s specific challenges and opportunities

Charles R. Krusell Fellowship in Community Development

Provides fellowship and internship opportunities for students of color at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs who have a career interest in housing and community development issues

Grantmaking-related events, news, projects and research archive