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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible
Locations for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

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City of Elk Grove

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02/16/21 11:59 PM


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Grants to California nonprofit organizations and local government agencies in eligible locations for projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs that provide services to community residents or for activities that specifically benefit underserved communities. Grants are available to organizations that serve the residents of Elk Grove.

Program Types:

  • The Community Service Grant (CSG): The program is designed to fund programs and activities that benefit the City of Elk Grove residents.
  • The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG): Eligible activities must benefit primarily low-income areas or low-income persons/households who are Elk Grove residents. The City of Elk Grove’s CDBG program is designed to expand opportunities for low-income Elk Grove residents by fostering affordable housing, expanding homeless housing and services,  providing social services, improving accessibility, and constructing or upgrading public facilities.

A higher percentage of the grant requests must be for program costs as opposed to administrative and agency overhead.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 127379

Estimated Size of Grant:

The maximum amount to be awarded to any single recipient in any given year is $100,000.

Term of Contract:

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations eligible to submit applications include registered nonprofit organizations in good standing with the Internal Revenue Service and local government entities serving residents of Elk Grove.

The applying organization must be in good standing with the California Secretary of State and the California Attorney General’s Registry of Charitable Trusts, if required by law to be registered.

For profit entities and individuals are not eligible to apply for grants.

Special events/fundraisers will not be funded by the CSG.

Pre-proposal Conference:

FY 2020-21 Community Development Block Grant, Community Service Grant, and Event Sponsorship Grant Public Meeting and Technical Assistance Workshop

The City will hold a public meeting and technical assistance webinar to assist applicants and provide members of the public an opportunity to share their thoughts on what types of activities are most needed in Elk Grove. Applicants and members of the public are encouraged to participate in the public webinar held on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 12:30-2:00pm.

An archived copy of the webinar will be made available after January 26, 2021.

To participate, please register:

Pre-Application Information:

- January 15, 2021: Release of Application
- January 26, 2021: Application Workshop and Public Meeting
- February 16, 2021 at 11:59pm: Deadline for application submissions
- February 17 - March 5, 2021: Review period
- March 24, 2021: City Council public hearing (preliminary awards)
- April 12 - May 12, 2021: CDBG Consolidated Plan and Action Plan public review period
- May 12, 2021: City Council public hearing (final awards)
- July 1, 2021: Funding year begins

Applications must be submitted electronically through ZoomGrants no later than 11:59 p.m. on Friday, February 16, 2021. ZoomGrants will automatically close the application at that time. Applications may only be submitted if complete and all required documents have been uploaded, so allow adequate time for completion and uploading prior to the deadline.

All CDBG applicants must have a DUNS number.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online:

Direct questions to:
Alicia Tutt

Sarah Bontrager, Housing and Public Services Manager
8401 Laguna Palms Way
Elk Grove, CA 95758
(916) 627-3209

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