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Application Now Available! Washington County Community Recovery Nonprofit Grant

Application Now Available! Washington County Community Recovery Nonprofit Grant

HAGERSTOWN, MD (September 21, 2022) – The Washington County Office of Grant Management announces the grant application for the Community Recovery Nonprofit Grant is now available at https://www.washco-md.net/grant-management/community-recovery-grant/.

To create and implement the Community Recovery Nonprofit Grant Program, Washington County has allocated $1,500,000 of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The new grant program will assist eligible local nonprofit organizations impacted by the Covid-19 public health emergency and its negative economic impact upon our community. 

Awards up to $40,000 will be available for organizations that can demonstrate impact from the Covid-19 health emergency or its negative impact such as:

  • Decreased revenue
  • Financial insecurity
  • Increased costs and need for services
  • Capacity to weather financial hardship
  • Challenges covering operating costs
  • Downsizing of staff and services

Please submit any questions related to this opportunity to [email protected].

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