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CITY SPONSORED COMMUNITY GRANT PROGRAMS

Announcements

  • The City of Thousand Oaks will be offering four Community Grants throughout fiscal year 2022-23 - Community Sports Grant (CSG), Community Environmental Enhancement Grant (CEEG), Community Events Grant (CEG), and Community Social Services Grant (CSSG). 
  • Community Sports Grant (CSG) application period is OPEN now through Thursday, October 13, 2022 at 5:00 PM. See CSG section below for details. 

Grant Documents & Information

Grant Application - NOW AVAILABLE

2022-23 Grant Agreement Template

2022-23 Performance Closeout Report

Community Grants Program - Resolution 2021-047

For additional information about the City's 2022-23 Community Grant Program, including how to apply, please watch the September 8, 2022 workshop:

*CVUSD School Projects/ School Booster Club Projects Special Note: the City and CVUSD have agreed that your program/project/event will be coordinated through the District. Please reach out to the CVUSD Planning Division early in the application process to discuss your proposal with CVUSD administrators. In order to submit a complete application before the deadline, 1.) Tim McCabe, CVUSD Director, Planning & Construction, will need to sign SECTION E, PROPERTY OWNER AUTHORIZATION; and 2.) Since all CVUSD projects will be paid through the district, Dr. Victor Hayek, Deputy Superintendent, Business Services, will need to sign SECTION F, FISCAL SPONSOR AUTHORIZATION. Dr. Hayek will also be one of the required authorized grant signers identified at the top of page 4 of the application. 

 

Please e-mail TOgrants@toaks.org with any questions.

 

Community Sports Grant (CSG) – CURRENTLY OPEN! Application period closes at 5:00pm on Thursday, October 13, 2022.

Please use the Grant Application located above in the "Grant Documents & Information" section of this webpage. The grant application, signatures, and all applicable required documents must be submitted by email tTOGrants@toaks.org before the deadline. Applications submitted late or outside the application period will not be considered. Please use Microsoft Word or similar to complete your application. 

All CSG projects must be completed within one year of City Council approval of the grant. Current CSG award limits: Minimum $2,000, Maximum is $10,000. The CSG grant requires 100% matching funds.

The CSG provides grants for non-profit community and school groups, such as clubs and booster organizations, to update sports facilities or purchase equipment to enhance a sports program. Uniforms are not covered under the CSG funding. 

Some of the projects funded through this program include the Westlake High School football stadium, Thousand Oaks High School swimming pool, Conejo Creek South soccer fields, and the Conejo Equestrian Park new ring and pen.

*CVUSD School Projects/ School Booster Club Projects, please see Special Note in the above "Grant Documents & Information" Section of this webpage. 

CSG Flyer

 

 

Community Environmental Enhancement Grant (CEEG) - Application period is currently scheduled for November 14, 2022 - December 15, 2022 at 5pm.

The Community Environmental Enhancement Grant (CEEG) provides grants for non-profit community and school groups, such as clubs and booster organizations, to choose a community beautification or environmental project to conduct.

Some projects examples for this program include recycling projects, tree planting, litter collection, composting, waste reduction program, water/energy conservation, food diversion (composting, donation or recovery), public outreach and education program, or similar environmentally related activity.

Community Events Grant Application (CEG) - Application period is currently scheduled for January 23, 2023 -  February 23, 2023 at 5pm.

The Community Events Grant provides grant opportunities to local nonprofit organizations for cultural arts and special events that benefit a cross section of the community.  Current award limits: Minimum $500, Maximum is $8,500. This grant has a matching fund requirement.

Some projects previously funded through this Grant include School band competitions, open-space trail education events, Ballets at the Bank of America Performing Arts Center, performances at other locations through the community, and arts education events.

Community Social Services Grants (CSSG) - Application period is currently scheduled for March 10, 2023 - April 11, 2023 at 5pm.

The Social Services Grant provides funding to local non-profit agencies who offer essential public and social services to eligible low-income persons. All projects must be completed within one year. Current award limits: Minimum $2,000, Maximum is $10,000. This grant does not have a matching fund requirement.

Projects previously funded through this grant include Meals on Wheels, Caregiver Support Center, Medical supplies, backpack and school supply distribution.

Please note that the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) grant are not the same programs and require separate applications.

Community Development Block Grant

Federal funds used for community development projects and public/social services that primarily benefit lower-income households. For more information, click here to visit the CDBG webpage.