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Grants Available For Alcohol And Drug Abuse Prevention

 The City of Augusta provides grants to non-profit organizations and agencies dedicated to providing alcohol- and drug-related prevention services in our community.

Applications for the 2020 Special Alcohol and Drug Grant Program are due March 2, 2020. City Council awards up to $5,000 per grant and will announce recipients at a meeting in late March or early April.

Grants are funded by a portion of the City’s annual alcohol liquor tax receipts. Organizations may use funds to provide services related to:

•      alcoholism and drug abuse prevention and education,

•      alcohol and drug detoxification,

•      intervention in alcohol and drug abuse, or

•      treatment of persons who are alcoholics or drug abusers, or are in danger of becoming alcoholics or drug abusers.

Download the grant application.