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Mayor’s Office Now Accepting Proposals From Nonprofits for Grants-in-Aid Program

Posted August 15, 2022, 11:42 AM HST ·Updated August 15, 12:18 PM

The County of Kaua‘i Office of the Mayor is accepting proposals from nonprofit organizations for its fiscal year 2022-23 grants-in-aid program.

The intent of this grant program is to support projects and activities that meet a distinctive cultural, social, or economic need for which adequate federal or state funding cannot be secured. Proposals submitted shall be reviewed and considered for the funding of projects or program budgets for the applicant.
To apply, visit http://www.kauai.gov and click on the “FY23 COK Grant RFP/Application” button.

Proposals must be received on or before 4:30 p.m., on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022. This deadline is not a postmarked date. Proposals received after the deadline will not be considered and will be returned to the applicant.

Eligible nonprofit organizations can apply for varying amounts up to $25,000 of funding. Applicants will be notified of funding during the week of Sept. 19. The project funding period will be from Oct. 1, 2022, to Sept. 30, 2023.

Those in need an auxiliary aid/service, or other accommodation due to a disability, contact Lani Agoot at lagoot@kauai.gov or 808-241-4900 as soon as possible.