Skip to content

Washington County Community Recovery Nonprofit Grant

Washington County Community Recovery Nonprofit Grant

Washington-County-Community-Recovery-Nonprofit-Grant-2022

HAGERSTOWN, MD (September 14, 2022) – The Washington County Office of Grant Management announces a new grant program created to assist eligible local nonprofit organizations impacted by the Covid-19 public health emergency and its negative economic impact upon our community. 

The County has allocated $1,500,000 of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding to create and implement the Community Recovery Nonprofit Grant Program. The grant program is designed to support eligible nonprofits that serve Washington County citizens. 

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

The grant application will be available at https://www.washco-md.net/grant-management/community-recovery-grant/ on or about September 21, 2022.   Please submit any questions related to this opportunity to [email protected].

 

###

Other news:

Division of Engineering Community Informational Meeting

Division of Engineering Community Informational Meeting

HAGERSTOWN, MD (September 23, 2022) – The Washington County Division of Engineering will host a Community Informational Meeting to discuss…
Washington County Awarded $1.9 Million Federal Grant to Fund Equipment for Firefighters

Washington County Awarded $1.9 Million Federal Grant to Fund Equipment for Firefighters

HAGERSTOWN, MD (September 23, 2022) – The Washington County Board of County Commissioners is pleased to announce the Division of Emergency Services, in collaboration…
TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Hopewell Road

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road Closure on Hopewell Road

HAGERSTOWN, MD (September 22, 2022) – The Washington County Highway Department announces a road closure on Hopewell Road between Wright…