City officials have scheduled a June 30 training session for leaders of non-profit agencies on how to apply for city grants. The training session begins at 2 p.m. at the City Hall Training Room at 7840 Roswell Road, Building 500.

The city of Sandy Springs plans to provide up to $50,000 in grants for eligible non-profit agencies.  To be eligible to apply for funding, applicants must be a 501(c)(3) qualified non-profit organization in good standing, located in Sandy Springs or substantially serving residents of the city.

Resources are not granted to support operational, administrative or fundraising functions. Resources are available for projects completed July 1 through June 30, 2016. Applications must be submitted using the city’s online submission tool, and must be submitted by July 17.

Joe Earle

Joe Earle is Editor-at-Large. He has more than 30-years of experience with daily newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.