HOST A TOWN HALL MEETING FOR YOUR COMMUNITY
(DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 2, 2018!!)
Town Hall meetings are an incredible tool for increasing awareness within your community. Organizing and facilitating a meeting creates an opportunity to foster new partnerships, build relationships with elected officials and invite media outlets to your event. Voices for Prevention wants to help increase awareness of substance abuse prevention efforts and identify new prevention advocates in the state by awarding 6 communities $500 to host a Town Hall meeting. Here’s what you need to know to apply:
Who can apply?
Public and private non-profit entities, including parent groups, community action agencies and other community-based organizations, community coalitions, city/county/state governments, or any prevention focused groups or persons in Georgia that do not directly receive Drug Free Communities, Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention Project grant funding are eligible to apply.
How much will each awardee receive?
What can we spend the award on?
Award can be used, but are not limited to, the following activities:
- Developing marketing materials
- Procure a venue
- Honorarium for speakers/presenters
- Matching funds for town hall meeting hosted with partner
How can I apply?
The application period is now open through July 2nd. All applications are due by 11:59 PM ET on July 2nd. Apply here!
Download a hard copy of the application here. Remember you must apply online and send a hard copy of the application to:
Voices for Prevention, 3162 Johnson Ferry Rd., Suite 260, #823, Marietta, GA 30062
The online application requires you to upload a couple of documents. You can only upload documents using a google account. If you have any questions regarding the application process please contact the V4P Coordinator at Brittney@ccapsa.org.