CARES Fund Grant Application

    • Applications are due no later than midnight, TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 15, 2020
    • To request a paper application contact
    • Paper applications should be emailed to or mailed to CFRBA, PO Box 20, Lexington, VA 24450
    • Grantees will be notified of grant awards no later than October 1, 2020
    • If all funds are not distributed in the first round (no later than October 2020), we will accept applications for the second round of distributions.  
  • Section 1 – Agency Information and Eligibility

  • You must provide the following with your application:

  • Section 2 – Use of Funds

  • CARES Fund grants must be used in compliance with CRF guidelines. Acceptable uses of grant funds include:
    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    • Other equipment and supplies to promote health and safety
    • Technology to facilitate e-commerce and or virtual agency operations
    • Professional services related to the design and construction/alteration of the built environment necessary to promote physical and social distancing, as well as the actual costs for alterations.
    • Cleaning and disinfection services
    • Equipment
    • Payroll costs, only for staff who spend portions of their time only focused on COVID-19 response
    • Rent or mortgage costs, for impacted individuals only
    • Utilities (Gas, Electric, Communication), for impacted individuals only
    • Therapeutic services and activities for impacted individuals only
    • Childcare for impacted individuals only
    • Food, shelter and health care for impacted individuals only
    Grant funds may NOT be used for:
    • City, County  and state taxes
    • Public utility payments
    I swear under penalty of perjury that I am the owner or authorized agent of the above agency and all above-contained information is true and complete. Further, that if awarded grant funds, that they will be used as described and in accordance with the CARES Act, and that I will provide any additional information requested by the Community Foundation for Rockbridge, Bath and Alleghany.
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