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Neighborhood Event Mini-Grant

Grants to La Plata, Maryland Communities and
Neighborhood Associations to Hold Special Events

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Town of La Plata

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Grants of up to $500 to La Plata, Maryland neighborhood associations and communities for events that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to strengthen local neighborhoods through special events such as health fairs, community clean-ups, and block parties.

The Town of La Plata will send an invitation mailer to those on the residences listed on the application on behalf of the organizing group. The Mayor and Town Council members will also be invited to attend the event.

Grant recipients are also eligible for a free reservation to hold the event Tilghman Lake Park or Wills Memorial Park if the requested date is available.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179545

Number of Grants:

There will be 5 grants awarded.

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $500

Term of Contract:

Grant funds must be spent by June 30, 2018.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applications are invited from neighborhood associations and communities.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline to submit an application is March 9, 2018.

If your application is approved your event and you are awarded grant funds, the Town requires at least three weeks notice of the event date so that the invitation mailer may be sent out.

Contact Information:

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

Colleen Wilson, Special Events Coordinator
(301) 934-8421

Town of La Plata
Attn: Colleen Wilson, Special Events Coordinator
PO Box 2268
La Plata, MD 20646

Fax: 301-934-5724

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Maryland: Town of La Plata