The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved annual awards for funding to community nonprofit organizations during its meeting on April 20, 2021. 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 2022 (FY 2022), which begins July 1, 2021.
The areas of need and the anticipated outcomes are:
The county’s FY 2022 Adopted Budget includes an overall allocation of $2,911,386 in local tax funding for nonprofit organizations, which includes $1,831,456 allocated for this year’s competitive grant process and the mini-grant process.
Through the county’s competitive grants process, 24 nonprofit organizations were selected to receive more than $1.7 million in grant funding in FY 2022:
Ten organizations will receive a total of $48,977 in mini-grant funding, requests of $5,000 or less which helps smaller organizations build capacity or support small-scale innovative ideas or projects. Those organizations, each of which were awarded their requested amount, are:
For the competitive and mini-grant processes, a total of 48 nonprofit organizations submitted applications, requesting over $2.5 million for FY 2022 funding consideration. Thirty-four organizations received funding. All requests were capped at $113,000 prior to applying the county’s allocation formula; to ensure a healthy funding mix, no applicant was allocated more than 30 percent of their organization’s total budget. More information about the funding process is online at loudoun.gov/nonprofitgrantfunding.
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