The City of Fort Worth in partnership with the Crime Control and Prevention District is seeking organizations interested in applying for the Community-Based Funding Program:
A new funding strategy focuses on strengthening nonprofit agencies and their responses to crime and safety problems to ensure long-term change, the city said in a news release.
This will be accomplished through development grants (one-year grants, $50,000) and program grants (three-year grants, $300,000):
Development grants: Develop strong agencies and effective responses on crime and safety problems. These may include Capacity-Building Projects, Planning Projects and Special Projects.
Program grants: Establish effective responses on crime and safety problems in the community.
Participation in a preproposal conference is mandatory. Email PSM@fortworthtexas.gov to receive a link to a virtual conference.
RFP Pre-Proposal conference dates are:
- April 6, 2021 (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
- April 8, 2021 (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
- April 13, 2021 (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
- April 15, 2021 (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
To learn more, visit the Fort Worth Police Department website: