Forsyth County to accept funding applications from community groups

Published 12:00 am Thursday, February 1, 2024

Forsyth County Government will accept applications for special appropriations funding for fiscal year 2024-2025 starting on Monday, Jan. 29.
As a part of its annual budget, Forsyth County provides funding for non-profit agencies to provide community services to Forsyth County residents. This funding, called is for a period of one year. Funding requests are evaluated and approved on a year-by-year basis by the board of commissioners during the budget process. Applications are due Feb. 26 at noon.
  • Jan. 29-Feb. 26: Open application period
  • Early June: Public hearing on proposed budget
  • June 6-27: Possible adoption of budget ordinance
  • July 1-June 30, 2025: Term of service for all approved programs

Special Appropriations applications will be submitted online at https://forsyth.cc/special_appropriations.aspx.

The limited budget for appropriations is open to non-profits who provide social, artistic, cultural or economic development services for Forsyth County residents.  Emphasis should be on a specific amount requested and on new services that will be provided.

For additional information or assistance, contact Iesha Carter, Forsyth County budget and management analyst, at 336-703-2686 or carteri2@forsyth.cc.