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Alexandria Fund for Human Services: Community Partnership Fund

Grants to Virginia Non-Profits to
Address the Needs of Alexandria Residents

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City of Alexandria

Deadline Date:

04/02/13 11:59 PM


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Grants to Virginia private, non-profit organizations providing human services programs that meet the broad needs of Alexandria residents, with a specific focus on adults age 22 and over, persons with disabilities, families and/or the elderly. Proposals must be based on one or more of the following three program priorities:

1. Self Sufficiency
• Programs to promote self-sufficiency and independence (including but not limited to helping individuals access and maintain employment, housing and home ownership opportunities);
• Programs to aid families and individuals in crisis;
• Programs directed at assisting immigrant populations to receive proper documentation and determination of citizen status or naturalization status, as well as help them become active members of the community;
• Programs to promote independent living, equality of opportunity and economic self-sufficiency for persons with disabilities.

2. Prevention
• Community support programs that promote family and individual stability;
• Community/neighborhood programs to prevent crime, violence, social isolation and neighborhood deterioration.

3. Protection and Treatment
• Programs to prevent/reduce the impact of abuse and neglect;
• Programs to provide affordable prevention and treatment for health, mental health and alcohol and drug problems;
• Activities to reduce threats to the public health.

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GrantWatch ID#: 133331

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Term of Contract:

The funding cycle will cover a one year period, July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Only private non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations are eligible to apply for funding through the AFHS Community Partnership Fund.

Organizations applying for funding may be based in the City of Alexandria or in other jurisdictions, but services must be provided to Alexandria residents.

Please Note: Proposals for programs designed to serve children, birth through age five, or youth, ages 6 to 21, will not be considered for funding through the Community Partnership Fund.

Pre-Application Information:

All proposals must be transmitted electronically using the online application. Proposals may not be delivered in person, by USA Postal Service, courier, email or facsimile. Successful applicants will be notified by May 31, 2013.

Interested parties may download the electronic versions of the AFHS Request for Grant Proposals Application with the required forms and a copy of these Guidelines from the City’s website, Hard copies of the proposal guidelines are available from the Department of Community and Human Services (DCHS).

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request an alternative format, please contact:

Department of Community and Human Services
2525 Mt. Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
TTY/TDD (703) 836-1493

AFHS Community Partnership Fund
Ronald Frazier, Director,
Office of Youth Services
Department of Community and Human Services

Contact Information:

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

Ronald Frazier, Director,
Office of Youth Services
Phone: 703.746.5967

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