Community Action Grant Request for Fall 2024

The Junior League of Tampa ("JLT") provides hands-on volunteer service in the community to 501(c)3 organizations committed to improving the welfare, health, education and overall well-being of Hillsborough County residents. The focus of JLT's Community Action Grant is to provide an organization's project or event with trained volunteers from our membership for one day of service as well as financial project/event support of up to $2,500.

The Community Action Steering Committee will thoroughly evaluate your grant request. In addition, you must complete and submit the entire form with the required supporting documents to be considered.


Organization Information
Proposed Project/Event for Grant Consideration
Required Documents / Questions

The below documents are required for submission.

Project / Event Detail Budget

NOTE: We encourage you to research the exact products to be purchased with the total projected cost and include that information in the detailed budget. The more specific you are, the easier it will be to understand how funding from JLT will be spent. 

Please note: Requests for the following will NOT be considered:

* Travel and Transportation Expenses, including:
   - Gas Cards
   - Bus Tickets
   - Airline Tickets
   - Car Rental
   - Taxi Fare
   - Charter Bus Expense
   - Hotel Expenses
* Salaries of regular part-time or full-time employees
* Insurance
* Capital Campaigns
* Fundraising Campaigns
* School Tuition
* Religious instruction
* A person's personal project (e.g. Boy Scout project)
* Government functions / programs

If you have any questions regarding eligibility, please contact the Community Action Chair at


Once successfully submitted, you will receive a confirmation email with a copy of your application responses. If you do not receive this, there may have been a technical issue. To confirm it was submitted, please email us directly

Optional Documents

Please include any additional information relevant to your request.