Manatee to host Jan 19 meeting for local non-profits wishing to apply for 2016-17 funding

  • Dec 9, 2015

MANATEE COUNTY, FL (Dec. 9, 2015) – Manatee County will host a Jan. 19 meeting to help local non-profit agencies interested in applying for Human Services grants to assist Manatee County residents.

 Agencies looking to apply for the Children’s Services Dedicated Millage funds to help disadvantaged children and families in the community as well as agencies wishing to receive General Revenue funds to assist adult residents or provide other services to Manatee County are encouraged to attend.


Community Services Department representatives will hold the funding application orientation meeting Jan. 19 at 9 a.m. at the United Way McClure Center in Lakewood Ranch, 4215 Concept Court, Bradenton.


County staff will be discuss application deadlines and changes to the application process. Applicants must be non-profit agencies that are recognized as a corporation under the State of Florida and tax exempt under section 501(c) (3) of the internal revenue code.


The application period dates to receive Manatee County Human Services funding will be announced at the meeting. For more information on the meeting or about the application process for Human Services funding, call Allen Donahue at (941) 749-3030 or email him at