Children's Services Fund of Clay County: 2023-2024 Community Based Services Program
Opens Feb 1 2023 12:00 AM (CST)
Deadline Mar 15 2023 05:00 PM (CDT)
Description

Fund Background:

The Children’s Services Fund of Clay County provide grants to organizations offering services that protect the well-being and safety of children nineteen years of age or younger residing in Clay County, Missouri. Such services may include counseling, family support, temporary residential services, and other such services set out in RSMo 210.861.

The Clay County Children’s Services Fund was created in 2017 following voter approval of a designated one-quarter of a cent sales tax pursuant to RSMo 67.1775 and RSMo 210.861. A nine-member board of directors appointed by the Clay County Commission administers the Fund and its operations.

Important Dates:

  • Application Available: February 1, 2023
  • Optional information session: Wednesday, February 8, 2023, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at iWerx Gladstone, 7001 N Locust, Gladstone, MO 64118. RSVP to Kathy Macken, kmacken@claycokids.org.
  • Application Deadline: March 15, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. CST 
  • Award decisions will be announced in July 2023. One-year grant contracts will begin September 1, 2023.

Contact Information: Kathy Macken, kmacken@claycokids.org
Please contact grants@growyourgiving.org or 816.627.3452 for technical assistance on the application.

Grant Requirements:
In keeping with the services cited in enabling legislation, the Clay County Children’s Services Fund board invites organizations serving children living in Clay County, ages birth to nineteen, to apply for one-time grants to begin or expand the services listed below:

  • Counseling and Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Intervention Programs
  • Mental Health Screenings
  • Outpatient Chemical Dependency
  • Outpatient Psychiatric Treatment
  • Prevention Programs
  • Psychological Evaluations
  • Respite Care
  • Teen Parent Services
  • Temporary Shelter
  • Transitional Living - Counseling and Services

Areas of Exclusion:
The Fund may not be used to support the following activities:

  • Inpatient medical, psychiatric and chemical dependency services
  • Transportation services
  • Grants to individuals
  • Capital expenditures
  • Annual appeals
  • Endowments

Procedures for Grant Seekers: 
If this is your first time accessing the application software, please click the Register button in the upper right hand corner. If you are a first time user, but your organization has an application account, please contact grants@growyourgiving.org or 816.627.3452 to be added to your organization.

Children's Services Fund of Clay County: 2023-2024 Community Based Services Program


Fund Background:

The Children’s Services Fund of Clay County provide grants to organizations offering services that protect the well-being and safety of children nineteen years of age or younger residing in Clay County, Missouri. Such services may include counseling, family support, temporary residential services, and other such services set out in RSMo 210.861.

The Clay County Children’s Services Fund was created in 2017 following voter approval of a designated one-quarter of a cent sales tax pursuant to RSMo 67.1775 and RSMo 210.861. A nine-member board of directors appointed by the Clay County Commission administers the Fund and its operations.

Important Dates:

  • Application Available: February 1, 2023
  • Optional information session: Wednesday, February 8, 2023, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at iWerx Gladstone, 7001 N Locust, Gladstone, MO 64118. RSVP to Kathy Macken, kmacken@claycokids.org.
  • Application Deadline: March 15, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. CST 
  • Award decisions will be announced in July 2023. One-year grant contracts will begin September 1, 2023.

Contact Information: Kathy Macken, kmacken@claycokids.org
Please contact grants@growyourgiving.org or 816.627.3452 for technical assistance on the application.

Grant Requirements:
In keeping with the services cited in enabling legislation, the Clay County Children’s Services Fund board invites organizations serving children living in Clay County, ages birth to nineteen, to apply for one-time grants to begin or expand the services listed below:

  • Counseling and Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Intervention Programs
  • Mental Health Screenings
  • Outpatient Chemical Dependency
  • Outpatient Psychiatric Treatment
  • Prevention Programs
  • Psychological Evaluations
  • Respite Care
  • Teen Parent Services
  • Temporary Shelter
  • Transitional Living - Counseling and Services

Areas of Exclusion:
The Fund may not be used to support the following activities:

  • Inpatient medical, psychiatric and chemical dependency services
  • Transportation services
  • Grants to individuals
  • Capital expenditures
  • Annual appeals
  • Endowments

Procedures for Grant Seekers: 
If this is your first time accessing the application software, please click the Register button in the upper right hand corner. If you are a first time user, but your organization has an application account, please contact grants@growyourgiving.org or 816.627.3452 to be added to your organization.

Opens
Feb 1 2023 12:00 AM (CST)
Deadline
Mar 15 2023 05:00 PM (CDT)