Organizations invited to submit proposals for South Dallas/Fair Park Trust Fund grants
Community organizations that qualify for funding from the South Dallas/Fair Park Trust Fund (SDFPTF) are invited to submit proposals for funding through April 14, 2017 at 4 p.m. The SDFPTF was created to facilitate economic and community development programs and initiatives in the South Dallas/Fair Park community. Applicants can apply for grants in these categories:
1) Community-Based Non-Profit: For agencies designated as a 501(c)(3) by the IRS. Maximum grant is $35,000 for a maximum three years of funding.
2) Challenge: Any non-profit community based organization can apply; maximum grant amount is $5,000.
3) Public Safety: Any non-profit community based organization can apply; maximum grant is $10,000. Public Safety Projects must directly relate to an aspect of crime prevention or abatement.
The following public meetings will be held to discuss particular aspects of eligibility and application for annual grants. All meetings will begin at 6 p.m. at the Martin Luther King Branch Library, 2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Building C.
Tuesday March 7
Tuesday March 14
Thursday March 16
Tuesday, March 21
Thursday March 23
Tuesday March 28
Grant applications are available at the South Dallas/Fair Park Trust Fund office, 2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Building A, Suite 127 through April 14.