The Kids Hope Alliance is seeking proposals from organizations (e.g, community based or faith based organizations, non-profits corporations, 501(c)(3) organizations, associations or unincorporated groups) that can demonstrate a willingness and readiness to address youth violence in the community. To provide prevention and intervention programs to address youth violence and provide immediate assistance with pathways out of violence for youth in Duval County communities.
The estimated amount of funds for the STOP the Violence Neighborhood Intervention and Prevention Mini Grants Programs is $364,000 as approved by the City Council persistent to Ordinance 2018-504 (“City Budget Ordinance”). The Kids Hope Alliance intends to make multiple mini-grant awards until all funds have been depleted. The maximum lump sum grant award amount is up to $10,000. The grant amount is based on the total cost to provide activities that meet the program objectives. The deadline for this response through online applications is midnight October 19, 2018. Manually submitted applications will be accepted through October 19, 2018 at the front desk of The Kids Hope Alliance.
PROGRAM FY 2018-2019 The Kids Hope Alliance is providing notice to the community of its intent to submit an application for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Program (21st CCLC) Request for Proposal provided by the Florida Department of Education:
The application and waiver request(s) will be available for public review on or after August 10, 2018 at the Kids Hope Alliance office, 1095 A. Philip Randolph Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32206 during business hours. Please contact 904-630-6418.
The City of Jacksonville grants the Kids Hope Alliance the authority, upon appropriation by the City Council, for determining and authorizing funds from the Youth Travel Trust fund for certain types of youth travel that may be deemed a valid public purpose. It is the intent of the Council that the Youth Travel Grant Program be established to recognize exemplary achievement or performance that results in an invitation requiring travel.