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Apply now for a $5,000 Community Outreach Grant—deadline June 30

By Florida's Original NatureCoaster™ Posted on May 16, 2017

Hernando County Government has opened its application period for the 2018 Community Outreach Grant program. Organizations may apply for a $5,000 grant to implement a project that will enhance our community’s character, value, safety, environment or recreational opportunities. Applications are due June 30, 2017.

Go to to apply or to learn more about the program. You may also call (352) 754-4004 or email [email protected] for more information.

Projects must fall within one or more of the following categories:

  • Healthy and Safe Lifestyles – create opportunities to enhance community leadership, healthy lifestyles and public safety
  • Social Connections – connect those in need of financial, emotional or professional development to public and private community resources
  • Environmental Preservation – engage residents in hands-on cleanup and/or learning opportunities to improve our area’s natural resources
  • Tourism – plan an event that promotes the area’s recreational, sporting, arts and/or natural resources opportunities

Grant funding is reimbursed upon project completion. The program is designed for short-term projects that begin and end between October 1 and July 31. Projects must take place in Hernando County and have a public benefit.