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MINI GRANT APPLICATION OPEN

TOTAL AVAILABLE:
$60,000.00 for multiples awards, such as six awards of $10,000.00 or two awards of $30,000.00

PURPOSE:
To inform City Heights residents especially people of color, women, rural residents and low wealth families about Self Help Federal Credit Union and their services.

REGION:
City Heights, San Diego

PROCESS:
The decision to select projects is made by the Self Help FCU San Diego Advisory Board by consensus. The Advisory Board uses a consensus tool (example on page 2) called the decision matrix, to score proposals. Each Advisory Board Member rates each proposal on a scale of 0-5 based on the questions below. Any project that scores below 80 percent of the maximum potential points is not eligible. Any Advisory Board Member submitting a project for consideration or who stands to gain from a project must abstain from voting or participating in the deliberations. Funding for this project is provided by The California Endowment and the process is facilitated by Mid-City CAN, but no member of Mid-City CAN or The California Endowment participate on the Self Help FCU San Diego Advisory Board or in the selection of projects. 

APPLICATIONS DUE:

Please submit your cover sheet and responses by February 28, 2017 at 5pm. C/O Daniela Barron, Mid-City CAN, 4375 University Avenue, Suite 550, San Diego, CA 92105 or dbarron@midcitycan.org (in subject line write: 2016 Self Help FCU Community Information Mini Grant Application). Late applications will not be considered.

Download the complete Guide Lines and Application HERE


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