Youth Violence Prevention Mini-Grants

Since 2012, Youth Violence Prevention Mini-Grant funds have been available as a component of the Hampton Youth Violence Prevention Initiative, to support community-based grassroots programs that address youth violence. Currently, the Youth Violence Prevention Mini-Grant Fund Program offers funding for projects that support the work of groups  to provide positive activities, services, and programs for youth in Hampton.

Eligible Applicants

Eligible applicants, under this solicitation, include grassroots organizations, community-based organizations, or neighborhood groups. This solicitation is not open to local governmental agencies, schools, or fee for service-based businesses. You can go online to see the Request for Proposals for the upcoming mini-grant program.

Reporting Requirements

Applicants who are awarded grant funds must comply with reporting expectations to include financial reports, progress reports, and a project completion report. See the guidelines below.

Youth Violence Prevention Mini-Grant Documents

Online Grant Application Forms

Resource Materials

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  1. April 12 Mayors Forum focuses on the challenges of youth violence in Hampton Roads

    April 12, 2021 - Hampton Mayor Donnie Tuck will host a special online Mayors Forum April 12 to discuss the challenges of youth violence. He'll be joined by the mayors of Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Newport News, Suffolk, and Norfolk. Read on...
  2. Hampton Roads Mayors to talk about youth violence and what local cities are doing

    April 8, 2021 - Hampton Mayor Donnie Tuck will host an online Mayors’ Forum with four other 757 mayors on Monday, April 12. Virginia Beach's Bobby Dyer, Chesapeake's Rick West, Portsmouth's Shannon Glover, and Newport News' McKinley Price will join Tuck. Read on...
  3. Learn more about grants, mini-grants that can be used to help Hampton youth

    Dec. 1, 2020 - Hampton has released a request for proposals for the FY 2021-2022 Youth Violence Prevention Mini-Grant Program. The program is designed to reduce youth-based violence in the community. Read on...