Organization and Event Support Grants Available
The City of Eustis is currently preparing its budget for Fiscal Year 2017/18, which begins on October 1, 2017. That budget includes a tentative budget amount for community organizations and event support grants. The City will be accepting organization and event support grant applications beginning on Monday, May 1 through Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
For an organization to be eligible to request funding, the organization must be a 501(c)(3) corporation, must provide a service that improves the quality of life for a majority of the citizens of Eustis and must provide a financial statement and a full accounting of the use of the grant funds.
For an event to be eligible to request funding, the event must be open to and provide a benefit to all citizens of Eustis in addition to attracting a substantial number of visitors, must contribute to the economic vitality of the community and the event sponsor must provide a full accounting of the total event funds and expenditures.
For the complete application, please click here. The application can also be found on City’s website www.eustis.org on the homepage to the right under the Popular Links section.
City staff will review applications and make recommendations to the City Commission at the July budget workshop. Please contact Colleen Scott, the City’s Finance Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (352) 483-5440 for any questions.