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Grants to Virginia Arts Nonprofits in Eligible
Locations to Support General Operations

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Prince William County (PWC) Department of Parks and Recreation

Deadline Date:

04/19/21 4:59 PM

Description:

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Grants of up to $1,000 to Virginia nonprofit arts organizations in eligible locations for operating expenses. Funding is intended to give seed money to newly established organizations that offer valuable activities to local communities. Priority is given to organizations that demonstrate high standards of effective management, artistic quality, and the ability to raise funds for the activity and service to the community. Eligible applicants are based in the Greater Prince William Area, including Prince William County, Manassas, and Manassas Park.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 143532

Estimated Size of Grant:

Grant eligibility is limited to the lesser amount of $1,000 or 50% of an organization’s most recently completed fiscal year budget – or – current fiscal year for first-time applicants. Grant eligibility may increase in increments of $500 following each approved grant cycle, (i.e. after receiving a second grant award, the next application request may allow a $1,000 increase). The total eligible request may not exceed $2,500.

Term of Contract:

Activities for this grant period must be completed between July 1, 2021, and June 30, 2022. FY22 Arts Grants do not fund activities held prior to July 1, 2021.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applications for New & Emerging Grants must have applied for 501(c) 3 status, have founding documents, a Board of Directors, and organizational bylaws.

Organizations that have established financial autonomy, have attained a recognized level of artistic quality or public recognition commensurate with their stated goals, and have not been in existence for more than three (3) years are eligible to apply.

In general, the Prince William County Department of Parks and Recreation will consider grant applications for any organizations that
- Are recognized as a non-profit and exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(a), which includes the 501(c) 3 designation, of the Internal Revenue code for at least one year and has completed a season of programs. This is NOT a requirement for organizations applying for New & Emerging Grants;
- Produce, present, support, or provide educational opportunities for dance, literary arts, media arts, music, theater, visual, and related arts;
- Comply with Title VI, Section 601, of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 which states that no person, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, shall be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance;
- Comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 which state that no otherwise qualified person shall, solely by reason of his or her handicap, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance;
- Are based in Prince William County, Manassas, and/or Manassas Park by meeting, rehearsing, exhibiting, and operating within this community;
- Have 80% members or participants from the community or 70% of services or programs offered within Prince William County, Manassas, and/or Manassas Park;
- Submitted all required final reports for previous grant(s) received from Prince William County.

Prince William County Arts Council affiliation is not a requirement to apply

Pre-Application Information:

Grant applications must be submitted no later than 4:59 pm on Monday, April 19, 2021.

Contact Information:

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

Submit applications and questions to Janet LaFleur at jlafleur@pwcgov.org

And mail/drop off a hard copy at
Arts Recreation Specialist
George Hellwig Administration
14420 Bristow Road
Manassas, Va. 20112

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Virginia: Prince William County, Manassas, and Manassas Park

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