Press Release – For Immediate Release
Contact: Lea Crown, Director of Health and Human Services, firstname.lastname@example.org or 203-630-4221
Youth Community Projects: Mini-Grants Available
(July 27, 2022) – The Meriden Department of Health and Human Services, Youth Services office, is pleased to announce that mini-grants are available for youth-developed and led projects that will benefit the Meriden community.
Up to 20 mini-grants of $500 are available. The proposal must be written by youth under the advisement of an adult at a recognized organization that serves Meriden. All awarded projects must be completed and a final report submitted by June 3, 2023.
Applications are accepted throughout the 2022-2023 fiscal year until all funds are expended. The application is available for download at www.meridenhealth.com, Youth Services webpage, or by emailing Elizabeth DeMerchant, Public Health Educator, at email@example.com. Reports of previously funded projects can be found on the website as well.
Please call Elizabeth at (203) 630-4288 with any questions.
This project is funded through a State Department of Children and Families Youth Service Bureau grant.