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Family Violence Prevention, Treatment and Public Awareness Grants

FACT will make $300,000 available in grant awards for two categories:

1)            Direct Service Grants

2)            Systems/Community Change Grants

This cycle of funding allows for Direct Service Grants to be used to support  innovative pilot projects focused on increasing capacity of programs’ and services’ ability to provide trauma-informed practices.  Examples of areas of focus may include: faith based programs, first responders, schools, child care facilities, correctional centers, homeless intervention services, and hospitals.

Access FACT’s RFP here.

Access a sample logic model here.

Access a sample budget summary here.

Examples of recipients and summaries of past projects can be found below. This includes programs that offer supports such as parenting education classes, shelter services, outreach and counseling services, services for children exposed to domestic violence, family violence fatality teams, child visitation centers, volunteer court advocacy programs, and elderly support services. Funds are awarded on a competitive basis to allow communities the flexibility to develop services to meet their unique needs and to address cultural diversity in their communities.

Important Dates:

Thursday, December 21, 2017

FACT RFP Release

Thursday, January 11, 2018; 10AM

FACT’s Pre-Proposal Conference at Henrico Varina Area Library (1875 New Market Rd, Richmond, VA 23231)

Friday, February 9, 2018; 3PM

Grant Proposals due