As part of the FY 2015-16 Final Budget, the Mendocino County Board of Supervisors set aside a total of $250,000 in funding intended for support of community organizations. The source of the funding is from one-time money, or fund balance from previous years, and does not constitute an obligation for on-going programs in future years. Currently there is $186,000 available to assist community organizations and government agencies.
entities are other government agencies or local non-profit organizations that
provide a community benefit. For profit
entities are not eligible for funding from the Community Benefit Fund. Applications are available in the Executive
Office or at the links below.
Applications for funding must be submitted to the Executive Office
no later than 5:00 p.m. on October 16,
Office received 63 applications for a total requested amount of $1,300,576. The
discussion and review of the applications is expected to be placed on the
November 17, 2015, Board meeting. Each grant request requires approval by the
Board of Supervisors. The Community
Benefit Fund summary table and submitted applications are below.