TAVARES — On Tuesday, Dec. 7, the Lake County Department of Economic Development & Community Services is releasing a request for grant applications for funding up to $25,000 for youth intervention and prevention programs, and up to $10,000 for human services programs.
- CHILDREN'S SERVICES COUNCIL - Youth intervention and prevention programs emphasizing one or more of the following needs: at-risk children of incarcerated parents, physical and inner fitness, nutritional education and reduction of childhood obesity, academic success, school dropout reduction and positive life choices.
$25,000 Maximum Funding
- HUMAN SERVICES - Assisting individuals or families and identify one or more of the following needs: Maintaining a healthy and safe living environment, achieving economic self-sufficiency, prevention or intervention services, reducing barriers to service acquisition and emerging and/or urgent community needs.
$10,000 Maximum Funding
The deadline to submit grant applications is Monday, Feb. 28 at 5 p.m. Copies of the grant application forms can be requested by contacting Rebecca Foley-Kearney at (352) 742-6520, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or log on to www.lakecountyfl.gov search keyword: “grant”.