Grants

Funding and/or Partnership Request

Operation Our Town accepts donations from businesses, civic groups, charitable organizations and individuals.  Donations are used to fund programs proven to reduce both the supply and demand for illegal drugs.

Funds are distributed to qualified organizations by way of one grant cycle each year.  All nonprofit organizations, schools and government agencies in the communities of Blair and adjoining counties are eligible for grant consideration.

Operation Our Town awards funding to support efforts proven to reduce the supply and demand for illegal drugs.  These efforts include:

  • Targeted law enforcement and prosecution
  • Proven treatment programs focused on reducing recidivism
    (repeat offenses)
  • Proven education aimed at prevention of drug use.

 

Upcoming Grant Deadlines

Operation Our Town will be providing an outcomes grant training on April 30, 2014 at 2:00pm at the United Way of Blair County.  To attend, please register by April 25, 2014 to:  shawna@operationourtown.org

The 2014 Grant Cycle will open on May 1, 2014 with a deadline for grant applications on June 13, 2014.  A total of $50,000 will be available for funding.  Click on the "Apply Now" link to access the "under $3,000" and "$3,000 and above" grant applications.