Local units of government and non-profit organizations with 501(c)3 or 501(c)4 status can submit projects by starting a Patronicity crowdfunding campaign page.
Projects that meet crowdfunding goals can receive a matching grant for between $5,000 and $50,000.
To start an application for the CreatINg Places program, simply begin crafting a crowdfunding campaign page that describes your project and is directed towards your community and potential donor audience. The Patronicity Team will contact you within 24 hours of starting your page.
Eligible CreatINg Places projects may include but are not limited to:
Please see the overview document below for more examples of eligible projects.
Note: Applications will be accepted until all funds have been disbursed.
We are excited to announce an expansion of the CreatINg Places program. CreatINg Livable Communities is a partnership between AARP Indiana and the Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority (IHCDA). In an effort to further the missions of both AARP’s Livable Communities program and IHCDA’s CreatINg Places crowdgranting program, CreatINg Livable Communities is a pilot partnership that assists Indiana communities in funding place-based projects for aging in place. AARP Indiana will provide additional funding to five CreatINg Places projects that benefit Hoosiers 50-plus.Download Overview Document
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