Jackson County outside agency funding is designed to support community-based nonprofit organizations that assist residents in need of support.
Applications open the first Monday following Labor Day and are due no later than 5:00 pm the last Friday in October.
All applicants will need to have a Certificate of Compliance from Jackson County Missouri, You can apply for your certificate here. https://jacomocompliance.com.
2022 Outside Agency Applications will be accepted September 13 through October 29, 2021 at 5:00 pm.
Outside Agency Portal
Jackson County is accepting Outside Agency Funding applications to support community based nonprofit organizations. Consideration is given to those nonprofit organizations meeting community health and human service needs of underserved populations by improving the livability of the community in the following areas:
Basic Services: programs focused on the delivery of services and the development of systems that prevent and reduce immediate and long-term harm – access to food, shelter, clothing, hygiene
Emergency Assistance Services: programs providing emergency assistance limited to 30 days or less
Quality of Life Services: programs providing opportunities for a stable life to prevent harm, protect individuals from risk or danger and meet daily living needs
Support Services: programs aimed at vulnerable and at-risk seniors, youth, young adults and families
All sections of the application must be complete with all required attachments included in order to receive consideration. If an item requested does not apply to your agency, please indicate with an “N/A” and explain why it is not applicable otherwise failure to provide all requested information will automatically disqualify an agency from funding consideration.
Applications are only accepted through the online application system. Hand-delivered or mailed in applications will not be accepted. Late or incomplete applications will be rejected by the online application system. Applications open the first Monday following Labor Day and are due no later than 5:00 pm the last Friday in October.
A complete Outside Agency Funding Request must be submitted online and consist of the following items:
All instructions must be complied with in order for the funding request to be considered in the upcoming fiscal year budget. Once the annual budget is approved by the Jackson County Legislature, which has until December 31st, notice will be provided to all applicants on your dashboard page. Please login regularly for communications and notifications regarding the status of your application.
Should you have any questions about the process or information required, please contact the Auditor’s Office, firstname.lastname@example.org or 816-881-3310, prior to submission of your Outside Agency Funding Request.