City of Mankato accepting applications for Community Grant Program

City of Mankato accepting applications for Community Grant Program
The City of Mankato announced Friday that community grant applications are now being accepted. (Source: KEYC)

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) — The City of Mankato announced Friday that community grant applications are now being accepted.

The grants are applicable to the following categories and their respective goal:

  • Community performing arts and music — enhance public performances in various genres of music and performing arts.
  • Community beautification and public art — to beautify and improve community and public spaces.
  • Community social services — provide social services that enhance quality of life and independence of service to recipients/clients.

A total of $15,000 is available from Mankato’s Community Grant program. The funding levels are as follows:

  • Individual artist (eligible for no more than $2,500)
  • Organizations with prior year operating income of less than $50,000 (eligible for no more than $2,500)
  • Organizations with prior year operating income of $50,000 or more (eligible for no more than $5,000)

Applications are being accepted now until 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 12.

Visit the City of Mankato’s website for eligibility requirements, dates and more information.

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