Contributions to Non-Profit Entities

Fiscal Year 2021 to 2022 Community Agency Funding

The City is now accepting proposals for program and project funding for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022. Your organization will need to complete an application using the online portal. Please refer to the Request for Proposals (RFP) for additional information and eligibility criteria. The "Getting Started Guide" provides instructions for registering an account to submit an application.

Click the links below for information on the FY 2021-22 process. 

Application Deadline: Friday, November 20, 2020 at 5:00 pm


Community Agency Funding Application Workshops

The City held a Virtual Community Agency Orientation Workshop & Public Hearing for the Consolidated Plan on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 2:00 pm, via Zoom.

City staff provided information about this year's application process including instruction on the online application portal. The Community Development Department will also hold a public hearing to obtain views on community development and housing needs for the program year beginning July 1, 2021, and ending June 30, 2022.  

FY 2021-22 Community Agency Orientation Workshop Presentation

Public Hearing for the Consolidated Plan & Virtual Community Agency Orientation Workshop (Zoom Recording) 

Technical Workshop

A technical workshop was held on November 5th where City staff provided assistance and answered questions about the request for proposals and application.  Attendance is was not mandatory.   Please email communtyagencies@cityofws.org if you have any questions.  Applications are due by Friday, November 20th, at 5:00 p.m.  

All grant requests are reviewed and scored by a Community Agency Allocation Committee (CAAC), appointed by the Mayor and City Council.  CAAC recommendations are submitted to the City Manager and presented to the Mayor and City Council for consideration.