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2022 Nonprofit Sustainability Grant Applications Open Through August 26

Updated: Aug 8, 2022

The 2022 American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Nonprofit Sustainability Grant program assists nonprofits experiencing negative impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic. This grant opportunity, developed by Fairfax County, may provide one-time funding assistance of up to $75,000 (depending on the organization size) for local nonprofits who provide critical safety net services – including housing and financial stability. These grants are intended to help qualified organizations to mitigate the negative impacts of COVID-19 and remain sustainable partners in serving our community.

To be eligible, organizations must:

  • Be 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(19) organizations; AND

  • Provide services to Fairfax County residents in one or more of the following categories: Financial Stability, Food and Nutrition, Health, Literacy/Educational Development Attainment, Housing, Positive Behaviors/Healthy Relationships, and Support/Community/Social Networks; AND

  • Focus on primarily serving people who are more vulnerable to self-sufficiency problems, including people with limited income; immigrants and refugees; people with disabilities; and people who are historically subject to disparate access to opportunities.

Grant amounts vary by the size of the organization:

  • Less than 1 full-time equivalent employee - $10,000

  • 1 to 10 full-time equivalent employees - $25,000

  • 11 to 25 full-time equivalent employees - $50,000

  • Greater than 25 full-time equivalent employees - $75,000

This grant program is administered by the Fairfax County Department of Neighborhood and Community Services. Information and applications are available online at Applications must be submitted by Friday, August 26, 2022.

For assistance or additional information about the program please email or phone 703-324-2155, TTY 711.

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