Town of Avon accepting non-profit funding requests for 2007
The Town of Avon has begun its 2007 budget preparations and is currently accepting non-profit funding requests. If your organization would like to be considered for a contribution from the Town of Avon, please download the attached application guidelines and return the completed application to Avon’s Town Clerk Patty McKenny. Applications must be received at 400 Benchmark Road no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, August 25, 2006.
The applications will be considered by the Town Council in September and funding allocations will be for 2007. A key component for requests is for the applicant to explain how the organization or event benefits the Avon community.
Please contact McKenny at (970) 748-4035 if you have any questions.
TOWN OF AVON
APPLICATION GUIDELINES FOR COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
REQUEST FOR 2007 FUNDING
Please include the following information in your request to the Town of Avon for funding of your organization. The deadline for receipt of this application is Friday, August 25, 2006.
Return the application to: Patty McKenny, Town Clerk / TOWN OF AVON / P.O. Box 975 / Avon, CO 81620
1. Name of organization.
2. Mailing address.
3. Contact person and telephone number.
4. Purpose of the organization or event.
5. Amount requested from the Town of Avon.
Amount requested and/or provided from other agencies, organizations, companies (i.e. other funding committed).
7. Explanation of the need for funds:
a. Description of the event or organization.
How the event or organization benefits the Avon community.
Please provide some details with regard to this topic.
c. Anticipated budget for the organization or event.
d. If applicable, what marketing effect the event or project has for the Town of Avon.
The Town may request a progress report on the event or organization prior to its implementation and final report once the event is completed.
8. Include a description of any “in-kind” contributions that the Town of Avon provides to your organization, including but not limited to: land, buildings, and their facilities and/or services.
Please use separate/additional sheets of paper if necessary.
Please number each item on those sheets to correspond to the application guidelines.
INCOMPLETE OR LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
If you are a tax-exempt organization, please include a copy of the determination letter from the Internal Revenue Service recognizing your tax-exempt status under IRS 501(c)(3).
Town of Avon
PO Box 975
Avon, CO 81620