Government of the District of Columbia - Executive Office of the Mayor - Mayor’s Office on African American Affairs (MOAAA)
07/01/19 5:00 PM Postmarked by Date or Receipt for Messenger/Courier Services
Grants of up to $10,000 to Washington, DC community-based nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life of African American residents. Funding is intended for programs that focus on education, civic engagement, jobs and economic development, health and wellness, youth engagement, arts and creative economy, and public safety.
Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate strong evidence of responding to one of Mayor Muriel Bowser’s policy priorities: focusing on the community's youngest residents; transforming workforce training; and creating economic opportunities.
The programs should encompass culturally competent direct services that increase low-income African American residents and small businesses’ capacity for independence into the general community. The target population for this grant is African American residents and/or business owners in the District of Columbia.
GrantWatch ID#: 184124
Award sizes will vary, and eligible organizations can be funded up to $10,000.
The grant will be awarded for one year starting in October 1, 2019 and ending on September 30, 2020. Program must be run and evaluated during this period.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://zoomgrants.com/zgf/FY2020_MOAAA
Lionell Gaines, Associate Director
Main: (202) 442-8150
For hardcopy submission:
Mayor’s Office on African Affairs
Attn: Lionell Gaines
2000 14th Street, NW Suite 400 North
Washington, DC 20009
USA: Washington, DC