Picente: Youth Bureau Seeks Grant Applications To Operate High-Quality Youth Programs In 2011
Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr . today announced that the Oneida County Youth Bureau is accepting proposals from non-profit organizations seeking funding to provide youth-oriented programs that offer delinquency prevention, recreation and positive youth development opportunities during 2011.
- The Special Delinquency Development Program is for youth with specific needs to prevent involvement or repeated involvement with the juvenile justice system. These funds do not require an agency to match funding with its own resources.
- The Youth Development Delinquency Prevention Program supports recreational and other youth service initiatives. These funds require a 50% cash match from the agency seeking funding.
- Runaway and Homeless Youth Act Funding provides crisis and transitional living services. A 40% agency match is required.
- Proposals are due no later than 4 PM on Friday, July 23rd.