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Community Agency Grants

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits to Benefit
the Community in Eligible Locations

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

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City of Knoxville - Mayor's Office

Deadline Date:

02/25/21 4:00 PM Receipt

Description:

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Grants to Tennessee nonprofit organizations to benefit the community in eligible locations and to enhance the quality of life for residents. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in the focus areas of social services, community, or arts and culture. Grants may be used for operating support and capital support. Programs should have a positive impact on the citizens of the City of Knoxville.

Community Agency Grants Goals and Priorities:

  • Public Safety
  • Healthy and Connected Neighborhoods
  • Clean and Resilient Future
  • Thriving Businesses and Good Jobs

For additional information, see: https://www.knoxvilletn.gov/UserFiles/Servers/Server_109478/File/CityGrants/2021_CAG_PRIORITIES.pdf#page=1

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 180001

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Your non-profit organization may apply for a Community Agency Grant if it operates within the City of Knoxville and has been in operation for at least five years.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due by 4 p.m. on February 25, 2021, to Jennifer Searle in the Mayor's Office

There are two different application forms. One is for organizations seeking a grant within the Arts and Culture category and the second is for organizations seeking a grant within the Community and Social Services category.

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 Jennifer Searle at jsearle@knoxvilletn.gov.

City of Knoxville Mayor's Office
400 Main Street, Suite 691
Knoxville, TN 37902
865-215-2267

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USA: Tennessee: City of Knoxville

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