Non-Profit Grant Program Information

The application packet is available at The packet includes grant information, an application form and FAQs. Complete applications should be emailed to

Only 501(c)(3) and 501 (c)(19) nonprofit organizations, in good standing with IRS, with a minimum of one (1) year of operations and have the ability to maintain and submit comprehensive supporting documentation of dollars spent. In addition, the non-profit organization must be physically located and operating in Glenn County and serve the residents of Glenn County.

Non-Profits may apply one time for a grant of up to $15,000.

All local eligible non-profit organizations are welcome to apply; however, applicants will be required to attest that no other support, either public or private, has or will be received to cover any of the expenses presented in the Program application.

Yes, the Program requires documentation to show how the funds were used. This can include receipts documenting eligible expenses that were incurred any time after the date of the grant disbursement through the end of the grant reporting cycle on December 31, 2022. An itemized summary will be required with the initial grant application.

Non-profit organizations that receive approval will be contacted when the funds are available.

Applications will be accepted during a three-week period, August 15, 2022, through September 2, 2022.

Grant funds can be used for eligible expenses incurred after 3/03/21 through December 31, 2022. Funds will be disbursed for the approved amount, up to $15,000, in eligible reimbursements submitted with the grant application or in subsequent reporting forms as approved by Glenn County.

No.  Only 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(19) nonprofit organizations are eligible for this grant.

The Program Operator will choose grantees determined to be eligible local non-profit organizations serving Glenn County residents on a first-come-first-serve basis after a three (3) week open application window.

A review committee may evaluate the applications, including all attached documents, to make sure they are complete and meet eligibility criteria. Applicants will be notified by e-mail if their application has been approved, denied or if they are required to provide additional information.

If you have any questions that are not covered in these Frequently Asked Questions or applicant instructions, you can contact the Program Operator by e-mail at

Grant awards can be used to mitigate the financial hardships incurred after March 3, 2021 and caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, which includes: 

  • Decreased revenue (e.g., from donations and fees)
  • Financial insecurity
  • Increased costs (e.g., uncompensated increases in service need)
  • Capacity to weather financial hardship
  • Challenges covering payroll, rent or mortgage, and other operating costs


Grantees may NOT use the Grant for the following:

  • Re-granting to other organizations
  • Endowment
  • Lobbying – IRS defined lobbying activities are prohibited by federal law

Any grant funds unexpended or uncommitted at the end of the grant period, must be promptly returned to Glenn County within 30 days. Grant recipients will be required to self-attest that they understand the requirement to return any unexpended or uncommitted grant funds to the County within the stated period.