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Posted on: December 1, 2020

[ARCHIVED] 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. The request for proposals - available online - details the funding cycles, priorities, and related information about the mini-grants.  

To help potential applicants, the Office of Youth and Young Adult Opportunities, Virginia Cooperative Extension-4H Office, Hampton Roads made to Flourish  Network, and Nikki Curry Media are offering a series of live, virtual training sessions throughout December. Although not tailored specifically for the mini-grant program, each free session will cover common components of the grant application process, including an opportunity for questions and answers.  

The session dates are: 

  • Dec. 8 at 6 p.m.: Grants 101 
  • Dec. 10 at noon: Research and Planning for Results 
  • Dec. 15 at noon: Collaboration and Recruitment 
  • Dec. 17 at 6 p.m.: Branding and Marketing 

Please go to to register for the training sessions. Applications for the actual mini-grant program will be available online Jan. 5 at the Youth Opportunities website

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