City of Lake Oswego
02/15/19 Close of Business
Grants to Lake Oswego, Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects and services that benefit the local community and improve the quality of life. Funding will support special projects that enhance the local environment or economy, social services, and cultural initiatives.
Grant criteria by category are as follows:
-Special Projects: Projects undertaken by local nonprofit organizations, or boards, commissions, and committees of the City of Lake Oswego that focus on supporting, enhancing, and stimulating the economic and/or environmental preservation and/or enhancement of the City.
-Social Services: Services provided by any area nonprofit organization specifically serving the social needs of City residents and assisting in enhancing the quality of life in the community.
-Cultural Grants: Financial assistance to nonprofit organizations specifically involved with enriching and improving the cultural life and experiences of residents of the City and/or the area.
GrantWatch ID#: 150849
The fiscal year begins July 1, 2019.
If an agency receives funding from the City, the City may require the agency to file with the Finance Director a report from an accountant on how the funds were expended by 30 June of the fiscal year.
Guidelines are for the evaluation and disbursement of municipal grant funds for nonprofit organizations and governmental entities applying for financing assistance.
Municipal grant funding is not available for activities by any organization for initiating or increasing endowments, for annual fund‐raising campaigns or dinners, for individuals, for capital improvements including building campaigns and construction projects, or for political purposes.
Retirement of existing debts or financial obligations or replacement of financial resources used to retire debts or obligations are ineligible.
Applicants that make charitable contributions to other individuals, groups or organizations are normally not funded through the City's grant programs.
To receive consideration, applications need to be submitted by 5:00 PM on February 15, 2019. Completed grant applications are to be returned to the Finance Department no later than the date specified in each budget year. All applications must be received by the close of business on the specified date to be considered.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Applications should be submitted to:
Finance Department - City of Lake Oswego
380 A Avenue
P.O. Box 369
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
If you have any questions about the program please contact:
USA: Oregon: City of Lake Oswego