The City of Santa Clarita has released the Community Services and Arts grants applications for the 2019 grant cycle. These grants offer local nonprofit organizations the opportunity to support innovative and crucial programs and projects that serve residents. Past funding has been awarded to support equipment upgrades, after school enrichment programs, facility renovation projects, community art projects, and performances at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons.
|Wednesday, September 26, 2018||Information meeting for all interested nonprofit agencies. Grant Application Packet will be released at this meeting.|
|Tuesday, October 2, 2018||
Grant Workshop, City Hall - Century Room
Free workshop, no RSVP required.
|Wednesday, October 24, 2018||Community Services and Arts Grant Application Due.|
|November, 2018||Staff distributes grant application to Grants Committee members.|
|December, 2018||Grant Committee members submit rating sheets|
|January, 2019||E-mail to Grant applicants informing of Grant Committee recommendations (pending City Council approval)|
|January, 2019||City Council meeting - Approval of Grant Committee recommendations|
Organizations are required to submit a Final Report within three months of implementing/completing the project, but no later than December 31, 2018.
|Community Arts & Santa Clarita Presents Subcategories|
|Canyon Theatre Guild||Broadway Musical||$7,500|
|Homes 4 Families||Trauma - Informed Art for Veterans||$5,000|
|Major Impact Theater||Performing Arts Enrichment Classes & Production||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Artists Association, Inc.||Arts Outreach & Connection with the Santa Clarita Community||$3,000|
|Santa Clarita Ballet Company (SCBC)||Coppelia||$7,500|
|Santa Clarita Master Chorale, Inc.||2017-18 Concert Series||$7,500|
|Santa Clarita Philharmonic||2018-19 Concert Season||$5,731|
|Santa Clarita Shakespeare Festival||Bilingual Fairy Tale - Touring Local Title 1 Schools||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra (SCVYO)||Enhancement of SCVYO||$5,000|
|(new) Arts Organization Capacity Subcategory|
|ARTree Community Arts Center||Sustaining and Growing the ARTree||$4,900|
|Santa Clarita Artists Association||Making the Gallery a Safe, Professional, and Permanent Destination||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Master Chorale, Inc.||Music Videos and Market for Children's Choir||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Philharmonic||Improve Presence in the Community||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra||Development Consultant for SCVYO||$5,000|
|Spotlight Arts||Class Rent Sponsorship||$5,000|
|Bridge to Home||Purchase of a Storage Unit||$5,000|
|Carousel Ranch||Greenhouse for Ready to Work Job Training Program||$5,000|
|Child & Family Center||Art, Music, Play, and Therapy Materials||$5,000|
|Circle of Hope, Inc.||Cancer Wellness and Support Center||$5,000|
|Domestic Violence Center of Santa Clarita Valley||Legal Support Project||$5,000|
|Family Promise of Santa Clarita Valley||Technology Infrastructure Expansion||$5,000|
|Homes 4 Families||Veteran Mentorship Program||$3,000|
|Northeast Valley Health Corporation||The Newhall Health Center Project||$5,000|
|Samuel Dixon Family Health Center, Inc.||Laboratory Services for Low Income and Uninsured Patients||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Optimist Foundation||Safety Town- Santa Clarita||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Valley Boys & Girls Club||Club Makerspace||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation||Santa Clarita Valley Education Forum||$5,000|
|Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society (SCVHS)||Historic Plaques for Houses and Attractions||$5,000|
|SCV Pregnancy Center||Creation of a Pregnancy and Parenting Training Center||$5,000|
|SCV Senior Center||Senior Center Activity Management Project||$5,000|
|Single Mothers Outreach||Path to Purpose||$5,000|
|Special Olympics - SCV Region||Special Olympics Flag Football and Cheerleading Program||$3,369|
|The Salvation Army SCV Corps||Hand Up Support Program||$5,000|
|Triumph Foundation||Enhance Newly Paralyzed Care Basket Outreach||$5,000|
The Community Services & Arts Grants - Free Grant Workshop for interested agencies will be held on:
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: City Hall - Century Room, 23920 Valencia Blvd, Santa Clarita, CA 91355
This workshop will provide a thorough overview of the entire grant proposal development process.
* Required attendance for NEW applicants and previous applicants that did not receive funding *
The application package below include all the information needed to apply for the grant program, including information about available grant funding, categories for applications, timelines, insurance and budget requirements, and general criteria evaluated as part of the grant review process.
The following form will be requested if grant is awarded. Please do not submit with your application.