Special Appropriation Grant Awards

The FY 2018 Approved County Budget provides $100,000 in grant funds for each Council Member to designate and allocate to local County non-profit service organizations (501(c)(3) charities). These grants, which are referred to as Special Appropriation Grants are dispersed throughout the fiscal year and are part of the Council's continuing priority partnership with non-profit organizations that help support a wide range of vital programs and services to the County's citizens and communities.

The following documents MUST be submitted with each application:

  • A completed FY 2018 Grant Application form with original signature and date.
  • A completed IRS Form W-9, Request for Taxpayer Identification and Certification 
  • A copy of the IRS Tax-Exempt Status Letter 
  • A copy of the organization's latest IRS Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax
  • A copy of the financial report, documenting how funds received from the County Council in the previous fiscal year had been used
  • A list of the organization's board of directors and a list of the organization's staff