Community Based Organization and Preventative Health Grants

Who can use this service?

Only non-profit organizations with recognized tax exempt status that promote the personal health, stability, independence and well-being of people in San Luis Obispo County can submit a grant application.

Questions regarding these grants should be directed to the County Administrative Office at (805) 781-5011.

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

What is the process?

Step 1: Request for Application

The County will release a Request for Application (RFA). 

Step 2: Apply for Grant Funding

Once the RFA is published by the County, organizations or individuals must apply for grant funding by the deadline in order to be considered. Incomplete or late applications and/or electronic submittals will not be accepted. 

Step 3: Review Period

A Grant Review Committee will evaluate the applications and make recommendations to the County Administrative Office.

Step 4: Recommendations to Board of Supervisors

The Administrative Office will review the committee's recommended grant recipients and make final recommendations to the Board of Supervisors.

Step 5: Approval, Grants Awarded

Grants will be approved by the Board of Supervisors, as timely as possible, at an available Board meeting as part of the consent agenda.

When and where is this service offered?

Grant applications will be reviewed by the Community Based Organization/Preventive Health Grant (CBO/PHG) Review Committee, which is made up of representatives appointed by the Adult Policy Council, the Behavioral Health Advisory Board, the Health Commission and the Children's Services Network. This committee will make recommendations to the County Administrative Officer and the Board of Supervisors for grants awarded each year. 

Location, directions and hours of operation

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New Government Center

Monday - Friday 8-5

1055 Monterey Street D430 San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Tel: (805) 781-5011

Fax: (805) 781-5023