*Important changes have been made to the grant guidelines. More specifically, ALL GRANT APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE at www.ci.richmond.ca.us/ECIAapplication. This process is aimed to improve efficiencies and minimize risk related to COVID-19.
To kick-off this opportunity, the City has scheduled two (2) ECIA Info Sessions to be held virtually on the following dates:
Tuesday, January 5, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
The Richmond – ECIA Competitive Grant Program is funded through the Chevron Modernization Project Environmental and Community Investment Agreement (ECIA) that was entered into between the City of Richmond and Chevron. Beginning from Fiscal Year 2016-2017, funding will be available over the next 10 years to fund programs that support community, youth and youth sports. Grants will be awarded on an annual basis and awards will range from $5,000 to $50,000. Non-profit organizations that provide services focused on community, youth, and youth sports services to Richmond residents are all eligible. Non-profits must have 501(c)(3) tax status or plan to use a fiscal sponsor that has 501(c)(3) tax status.