2019/2020 Sponsorship and Program Grants
The Palm Springs City Council is pleased to announce the availability of funding through its Sponsorship and Program Grants. This is a competitive grant process; all applications will be evaluated based on the merits of the program, project, or event.
Application Submission Information
Completed applications and supplemental materials must be received by 3:00 p.m. on Monday, April 8, 2019. Applications may be submitted in-person, mail, or other delivery method. Postmarks will not be accepted in lieu of actual delivery.
Office of the City Clerk, City Hall
3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Regular Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed on regular holidays.
Questions: Anthony Mejia, City Clerk, (760) 323-8206, firstname.lastname@example.org
All 2018/2019 recipients must submit a one-page grant report explaining how those funds were used. This report must be included in your application submission.
Frequently Asked Questions:
The following list will be updated as new questions are posed in which the answers would be beneficial for all applicants:
Q: Is there a range that program grants are expected to be within?
A: There is no specific range in which an organization may seek from the sponsorships and program grants. However, below is a chart of the Fiscal Year 2018-19 awardees for reference:
| Program Description
|Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians|| $5,000
||6th Annual Richard M. Milanovich Legacy Hike
|Boo2Bullying, Inc.||$2,500||Desert's Got Talent|
|Boys & Girls Club of Palm Springs||$25,000||Operating Support for the Boys & Girls Club|
|Cesar Chavez Day 2019||$2,500||Cesar Chavez Day 2019|
|Desert AIDS Project||$25,000||Housing Placement Assistance Program|
||$5,000||Digicom Learning Film Festival|
|Friends of the Palm Springs Library||$5,000||Palm Springs SPEAKS|
|Health Assessment and Research for Comm.||$5,000||Community Health Survey|
|The LGBT Community Center of the Desert||$10,000||The Community Food Bank @ The Center|
|The LGBT Sanctuary Palm Springs||$5,000||Independent Living|
|Mizell Senior Center||$100,000||Nutrition Program|
|Palm Springs Air Museum||$5,000||Palm Springs Air Museum Events
|Palm Springs Black History Committee||$3,500||$16,500||Black History Parade & Town Fair|
|Palm Springs Community Concert Association||$5,000||Palm Springs Student Concerts|
|The Palm Springs Opera Guild of the Desert||$7,500||Opera in the Park|
|Temple Isaiah||$12,500||Temple Isaiah Healing and Recovery Program
|Transgender Community Coalition||$1,000||$1,500||Transgender Day of Remembrance 2018|
|Transgender Health and Wellness Center||$5,000||Operating Support for Transgender Health and Wellness Center|
|Well in the Desert||$3,500||$75,000||Operating Support for Well in the Desert|