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Posted on: February 12, 2024

City of Peoria Launches Non-Profit Capital Program

The city of Peoria will be accepting applications for the Non-Profit Capital Program from Monday, February 12th at 9:00 AM through Friday, March 8th at 2:00 PM. This program supports local non-profits that serve low-income community members in Peoria.

The Non-Profit Capital Program is made possible by the American Rescue Plan Act. Application requests must be between $50,000 and $75,000. 

Program funds must be used for capital expenses for the organization. Examples of eligible projects include: 

  • Structural improvements, such as a roof replacement
  • Installation of  a major mechanical system
  • Purchase of vans to transport clients
  • Other major structural needs

Program funds cannot be used for ongoing operating costs or maintenance costs. Examples of ineligible projects include: 

  • Purchasing land or buildings
  • Purchasing construction equipment
  • Staff expenses
  • Office furnishings or supplies

How to Apply
Applications for the Non-Profit Capital Program will be accepted from Monday, February 12th through Friday, March 8th at 2:00 PM.

Interested nonprofits may apply online at the Non-Profit Capital Program page. Applications will be reviewed by the CDBG Public Services Advisory Commission and applicants will be notified of the funding decision following City Council approval. 

For more information, please contact the Grants Division at 309-494-8600 or by email.

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