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Health Equity Partnership Grants

Grants to California Nonprofit Community Partners
to Offset Expenses Related to COVID-19

Agency Type:

Local

Funding Source:

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Santa Cruz County

Deadline Date:

09/15/20 5:00 PM

Description:

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Grants to California nonprofit community partners in eligible locations to improve organizational capacity. Funding is intended to offset expenses related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The goal of funding is to ensure that agencies are able to provide services to individuals who have been heavily impacted by the health crisis. Programs must benefit Santa Cruz County.

The priority recipients will be agencies serving individuals most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, with a focus on ensuring those most at risk for poor health outcomes related to the pandemic have equitable access to resources, services, and information. The purpose of these grants is to ensure those most impacted by COVID-19 have access to resources to support them during the pandemic. 

The CARES Act grant funds may only be used to reimburse specific expenses. The purpose of the Community Partner Grants is to cover eligible expenses occurring between March 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. The following are the expense types that are eligible for this grant opportunity.

  1. Expenses for communication and enforcement by State, territorial, local, and Tribal governments of public health orders related to COVID-19.
  2. Expenses for acquisition and distribution of medical and protective supplies, including sanitizing products and personal protective equipment.
  3. Expenses for disinfection of facilities in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
  4. Expenses for technical assistance related to mitigation of COVID-19
  5. Expenses for public safety measures undertaken in response to COVID-19.
  6. Payroll expenses employees whose services are substantially dedicated to mitigating or responding to the COVID19 public health emergency.
  7. Expenses of actions to facilitate compliance with COVID-19-related public health measures
  8. Other expenses outlined by the Department of Treasury guidelines.

The intent of the Community Partners Capacity grants is to support organizational capacity necessary to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic rather than specific client costs for basic needs. Although all eligible expenses will be considered, agencies are encouraged to apply for reimbursement costs noted above, that impact agency capacity.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 192284

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$500,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Non-profit community partners may apply. The priority recipients will be agencies serving individuals most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pre-Application Information:

The documents listed under Application must be submitted by September 15, 2020 by 5:00 PM. An email receipt will be provided within five (5) days. If the applicant does not receive a receipt, the applicant is responsible to contact HSA by email.

Timeliness of applications will be considered in prioritization of funding.

All applicants will be notified of award no later than the end of September.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit application materials to: scccaresrecovery@santacruzcounty.us

Office for Economic Development
701 Ocean Street
Room 520 (Fifth Floor)
County Administrative Office
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

831-454-2100

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USA: California: Santa Cruz County

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