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Polk County Community Betterment Grant Program

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits for Programs and Services
to Enhance the Quality of Life for Local Residents

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

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Polk County Board of Supervisors

Deadline Date:

02/28/21

Description:

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Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations for programs and services to enhance the quality of life for local residents in eligible locations. Funding is intended for applicants addressing the community's educational, cultural, recreational, and human needs. Eligible projects benefit Polk County.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 149309

Term of Contract:

Grants are awarded on a year-by-year basis and organizations should not rely solely upon these funds for ongoing operational programs.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Polk County Board of Supervisors is pleased to offer this unique funding opportunity to community service organizations throughout Polk County. The Polk County Community Betterment Grant Program was designed to provide financial support to non-profit organizations that provide cultural, recreational, educational, and human needs services.

Due to legal restrictions, Iowa Code 331.901(5), organizations under ecclesiastical or sectarian management are not eligible for Polk County’s CBGs.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications will be accepted December 1st through February 28th.

The Board of Supervisors will review all applications to determine awards from March 3rd through June 30th.

Application Questions: https://apps.polkcountyiowa.gov/communityGrants/ProgramInformation/ApplicationQuestions?grantType=Betterment

Contact Information:

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

Apply Online: https://apps.polkcountyiowa.gov/communityGrants/GrantApplication

For questions, contact:
Lisa Moody-Tunks
lisa.moody-tunks@polkcountyiowa.gov
515-286-2272

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