Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that benefit residents in eligible communities. Funding areas of interest include community arts and theater, education, sports and recreation, health and safety, and community historical sites. Preference will be given to applications that leverage grant funding to achieve maximum benefit. Eligible activities should provide tangible benefits of a public nature to the community and residents of the Town of Malta. Use of funds directly in Malta is favored; however, any use of funds with demonstrable benefits to the community and citizens of Malta will be considered.