MAYOR’S COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED
Contact: Sarah Erkmann
ANCHORAGE- Mayor Sullivan’s 2012 Community Grant applications are now being accepted through Dec. 15. Local non-profit organizations meeting established guidelines are encouraged to apply for a community grant.
Community Grants are designed to support projects that make a real difference to Anchorage citizens. Organizations focusing on youth, services for the homeless, education, and community events have received grants in the past.
Recent awardees have included the Iditarod Sled Dog Race, Camp Fire, Bean’s Café, and Covenant House, among others.
Interested non-profit organizations can apply for a Mayor’s Community Grant by downloading an application from the Mayor’s website at www.muni.org/mayor
(click on 2012 Mayor’s Community Grants
). Applications are due at the Mayor’s Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thurs., Dec. 15.