Durham County is accepting applications for its new COVID-focused nonprofit funding program.
This year, the County will fund up to 12 nonprofit organizations.
Grants will range from $25,000-$75,000. Grant length is 18 months.
- Nonprofits with 501(c)(3) status are eligible to apply.
- Community-based groups with a fiscal sponsor that has a 501(c)(3) status are also eligible to apply.
- One application should be submitted for a project with multiple partners. One organization with 501(c)(3) status must receive the funds and provide fiscal oversight.
- Nonprofits may “pass-through” all or some of the funds as sub-grants or micro-grants to other 501(c)(3) and community-based organizations or groups.
Eligible activities include, but are not limited to:
- Direct services to children, adults, and families;
- Development of tools and resources that can be used by families or organizations;
- Training and professional development;
- Community-based research and engagement;
- Planning for policy and systems change;
- Sub-granting to other nonprofits and community-based groups.
For more information, visit this Link.