The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its meeting on April 21, 2020. Funding opportunities were made available to tax-exempt, private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations that provide human services to Loudoun County residents in the areas of need identified and approved by the Board of Supervisors for Fiscal Year 2021 (FY 2021), which begins July 1, 2020.
The areas of need and the anticipated outcomes are:
The county’s FY 2021 Adopted Budget includes an overall allocation of $1,922,100 million in local tax funding for nonprofit grants, which includes $1,157,124 million for the competitive grant process and the mini-grant process. Due to budget restrictions, the county has maintained its FY 2020 funding level for the competitive process; $1,123,421 million.
Through the county’s competitive grants process, 21 nonprofit organizations were selected to receive more than $1 million in grant funding in FY 2021:
Seven organizations will receive a total of $35,000 in mini-grant funding, which helps smaller organizations build capacity or support small-scale innovative ideas or projects. Those organizations, each of which were awarded $5,000 mini-grants, are:
For the competitive and mini-grant processes, a total of 52 nonprofit organizations submitted applications, requesting over $2.4 million for FY 2021 funding consideration. Twenty-eight organizations received funding. More information about the funding process is online at loudoun.gov/NonprofitGrantFunding.
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