Agency Funding

Human Services Investment Funding for FY25
Announcement - November 2023
Applications Open - December 2023


The information meeting on How to apply for consideration of Human Services investments for fiscal year 2024-2024 was held on December 16, 2022, at the Chamber of Commerce Lakewood Ranch Office, located at 4215 Concept Ct., Bradenton, 34221.

Please select the link below to watch the appropriate recording for more details on the application process for:

Children's Services Application Informational Meeting

Regarding Children's Services Applications, a follow-up assistance zoom was held on January 13, 2023, at 10 a.m. This zoom meeting was held to answer any general questions that an agency may have, once they have started the application process. The zoom recording is below. 


To be considered for a recommended investment, applicants must pass an eligibility quick which leads them to the application for investment.

NOTE: Result As Service investment Application - Adult Human Services.
For use by the following agencies only:

  • Gulf Coast Legal / Legal Aid
  • Keep Manatee Beautiful
  • Manatee Community Foundation
  • Mote Marine
  • Our Daily Bread
  • Rubonia Community Association

NOTE: Result As Service Investment Application - Children's Services Dedicated Millage. For use by the following agencies only: 

  • FELT
  • Florida Department of Health
  • Meals on Wheels

Applications for fiscal year 2023-2024 will be open from Friday, December 16 at 12:00 p. m. and will close on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at 5:00 p. m. 


Use the correct link below for either Adult/Health Care or Children's Services to access the FY2024 application. Remember to only click the link when starting a new application, and only once per program. Once you've entered the online application system, sign in using your current login information previously established from past years. If your agency has not applied for investment funding in the past, create an account profile by clicking New Applicant? under the box labeled email. Remember, each application should reflect a single distinct program offered by the Agency seeking an investment from Manatee County.

Your account allows you to access your saved and submitted applications at any time. It also allows us to send you a submission confirmation email and notify you if additional information is necessary to process your application.

Our grant application system (Blackbaud Grantmaking) uses the following email domain: [email protected]. Please add it to your safe-senders list to be sure you receive all communications.

Adult or Healthcare Services - Results First Application

Adult or Healthcare Services - Results as Services Application*

Children's Services - Results First Application

Children's Services - Results as Services Application*

*See above, only name agencies/programs qualify for Results as Services Application


If you have begun your application and have additional questions or would like more clarification, please register for the Zoom Sessions that will be held early January.

Adult and Healthcare Services
Children's Services: Friday, January 13 at 10:00 a.m.

Community and Veterans Services and Public Safety representatives will be available to answer questions throughout this funding period. Please contact the appropriate person based on the funding source through which you will be requesting investment consideration.

Thu Le, Health Care Services Program Manager
941-749-3500, ext. 8173
[email protected]

Kristi Hagen, Children's Services Program Coordinator
941-748-4501, ext. 3485
[email protected]

LaWanda Timmons, Children's Services Sr Human Services Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3478
[email protected]

Johanna Beville, Children's Services Sr Human Services Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3465
[email protected]

Chris Handy-Honeycutt, Adult Services Human Services Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3677
[email protected]

Angie Hills, Adult Services Sr Human Services Analyst
 941-748-4501, ext. 3484
[email protected]