Quality of Life Grants

City of Aurora providing grants to local non-profits

AURORA – The City of Aurora has extended the deadline for local agencies to apply for a 2021 Quality of Life Grant.

Quality of Life Grants are annual competitive grants provided to 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations that serve the residents of Aurora. The areas of service included in the Quality of Life Grant program are child care/youth, education, job training, homelessness, elderly/disabled, veterans, and advancing the goals relating to art in the Downtown Master Plan.

Previous grant recipients include food pantries, museums, youth services providers and other local agencies serving the Aurora community. In 2020, the City awarded Quality of Life grants to more than 25 community agencies..

Applications are available online and can be downloaded here.

The deadline for applying for Quality of Life grants is Nov. 30. Funding will be available in calendar year 2021.

Technical questions regarding the application can be sent to Chris Ragona ([email protected]), and questions regarding the program in general can be sent to John Russell ([email protected]).

QOL Grants