The Community Based Crime Reduction program collaborates with multiple partner agencies and City departments. Please regularly visit our website and Sign Up
to receive announcements about grant awards, revitalization and community projects, crime prevention initiatives and other opportunities.
If you are looking for a job, are underemployed, or desire a better employment opportunity, check out CareerSource of Northeast Florida
. You can sign up to receive daily Hot Jobs
notifications, schedule a 20-30 minute job coaching session
, and learn how to use Employ Florida
to find jobs by attending a workshop. You can also get a list
of employment internet websites to help strengthen your skills and expertise.
COJ Neighborhood Matching Grants Program
The City of Jacksonville’s Matching Grant Program is designed to give financial assistance up to $5,000 to registered neighborhood organizations that are interested in reducing blight and revitalizing their neighborhoods. The application
and required budget form
are now available. Applications will be received until 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 14, 2020. Interested applicants are encouraged to attend a virtual workshop
to recieve assistance with the application process.
CBCR Community Impact Day!
In partnership with New Town Success Zone, Celebration Church, and the Mayo Clinic’s Wellness Rx program, the Mayor's Community Based Crime Reduction Program will host its first Community Impact Day on Saturday, November 21st, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Edward Waters College’s campus at 1401 Grunthal Street – 32209. Residents of New Town, LaVilla, Grand Park, and Durkeeville are invited to drive through to share their opinions about what it will take to reduce crime and improve public safety in Mid-Westside Jacksonville. Free Thanksgiving feast baskets will be given to those who attend while supplies last! Strict COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. For more information, visit the CBCR Events.
Sign Up to volunteer for future Community Impact Days and other initiatives!