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 implement collaborative efforts to provide positive activities, services and programs for youth in the City of Hampton (City).
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. Review our general grant policies document for more information.
- Download Application
- Grant Budget Form (Excel file)
- Facility Intent to Use Form
- Fiscal Year 2018 Grant Recipients
Applicants who are awarded grant funds must comply with reporting expectations to include financial reports, progress reports and a project completion report. Guidelines will be provided.
March 13, 2018 - High school students in Hampton and Newport News were challenged to create a public service announcement of 60-seconds or less based on the theme “Don’t Sit in Silence, Stop the Violence.” Go online to watch the videos and cast your vote.
Feb. 16, 2018 - Urgency of Now, or RuON, an annual event that addresses concerns about increased violence among youth and young adults, will be held this year at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, 1610 Coliseum Drive, on Tuesday, March 20. Read on...
Feb. 12, 2018 - Can you or someone you know create a winning video against violence? “Don’t Sit in Silence, Stop the Violence” is the name of a contest for high school students in Hampton and Newport News that began Monday, Feb. 12. Read on...