May 29, 2007

New HOPE II grants now available

MCVRC, in partnership with the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), is pleased to announce a new round of HOPE II grants. The HOPE II program offers awards of $50,000 to faith-based and/or community based organizations that serve underserved crime victims in high-crime urban areas. The goal is to create, expand or improve victim services.

The Request for Proposal is on the MCVRC website. The deadline to apply is July 9, 2007 at 5:00 p.m. EST. The award period runs 12 months from October 1, 2007 to September 30, 2008. Both established and new organizations are eligible to apply. For more information email HOPE II Project Director Josh Cohen.