Every year the Town of Carrboro, the Town of Chapel Hill, and Orange County invite program funding requests from nonprofits who support the delivery of vital community services. There is one common funding application between the jurisdictions. If a nonprofit is applying for funding in Carrboro, their application is reviewed by the Carrboro Human Services Advisory Commission. In fiscal year 2019-20 Carrboro awarded $249,000 to human service providers.
Applications for funding for FY20-21 are due January 14, 2020. For details on how to apply click here. Questions? Contact Annette Stone firstname.lastname@example.org or call 919-918-7319.
Human services advisory commission
Monday nights, March-May
The Human Services Advisory Commission consists of 7 members appointed by the Carrboro Town Council . Members shall be residents of the Town of Carrboro and one member may be a resident of either the town or the town's extraterritorial planning area.
Duties & Responsibilities
The principal function of the commission shall be to study all funding applications received by the town from non departmental agencies and to make recommendations to the Carrboro Town Council on these funding requests. The Carrboro Town Council may establish a specific budget amount and direct that the sum total of all the commission's funding recommendations not exceed this budgeted amount.