City of Prescott - Recreation Service Office
03/15/19 5:00 PM
Grants to Prescott, Arizona nonprofit organizations, public schools, municipalities, and Indian Tribes for projects and activities related to music and parks. Special emphasis is placed on programs serving children in the local area. Priority will be given to organizations with a history of successful activities.
GrantWatch ID#: 180207
Organizations may seek funds for Fiscal Year 2019 (July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019).
The City of Prescott Acker Trust is now accepting grant applications from eligible nonprofit organizations. In accordance with the will of J.S. Acker, nonprofit organizations that promote “… music and parks, especially for the children of Prescott …” are encouraged to apply for funding.
To be eligible, ALL agencies wishing to apply must be incorporated in the State of Arizona and recognized as a nonprofit (501(c)(3) status) by the IRS prior to application deadline. The (501(c)(3) cannot be pending.
Applications must include a copy of their organization's IRS 501(c)(3) letter of nonprofit status determination, or statement on letterhead stating the organization is either a municipality, public school, or Indian Tribe.
The deadline for all application materials for Fiscal Year 2019 will be 5:00 PM on March 15, 2019.
It is mandatory that the applicants appear at the Acker Trust Board meeting when applications are being considered, for a five-minute oral presentation to the Board. Organizations not represented at this meeting will not be considered. It is the responsibility of the applicant organization to confirm the presentation date by contacting Recreation Services staff.
December 1, 2018 (on or before): Applications Available
-March 15, 2019: Application Deadline
-April 11, 2019: Presentation Meeting
-May 23, 2019: Distribution Meeting
-May 24, 2019 (on or after): Board Recommendation letters will be sent to applicants through Recreation Services staff
-July 16, 2019 (on or after): City Council reviews Acker Trust Board recommendations and vote
-July 30, 2019 (on or after): Council approval letters will be sent to applicants through Recreation Services staff.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Call Patti Crouse at (928) 777-1556 for more information
Completed applications must be returned to this address:
City of Prescott - Recreation Services
Acker Trust Board
824 E. Gurley St.
Prescott, AZ 86301
USA: Arizona: City of Prescott