Bennett Gives Back Grant

Bennett Gives Back Grant 2019 Recipients

2021 Grant Cycle

Applications Available: March 03, 2021

Applications Due: May 03, 2021

Awards Announced: June 08, 2021

Awards Ceremony: June 22, 2021*

*Date may change due to meeting schedules. Check website for updates.

2021 Bennett Gives Back Grant Application

2020 Bennett Gives Back Grant Recipients

The Town of Bennett funded three community organizations with the Bennett Gives Back Grant on June 9, 2020. 

The 2020 Bennett Gives Back Grant was awarded to the Bennett Park and Recreation District, CASA of Adams County and the Bennett Wrestling Club.  

The Town of Bennett Board of Trustees and Bennett Gives Back Advisory Board approved grant funding for the following projects. 

  • Bennett Parks and Recreation District, $10,000 to complete the building facelift
  • CASA of Adams County, $3,000 for the volunteer advocate program
  • Bennett Wrestling Club, $6,000 for score table technology

The Bennett Gives Back Grant may provide a grant up to 90% of the costs of a qualifying event, project, program or activity. The purpose of this program is for eligible organizations and special districts to obtain additional resources to help supplement services or resources provided to the residents of Bennett. 

Awarded funds are distributed on board discretion and project limits. The 2020 grant cycle total funding allocation was $19,000.

2019 Bennett Gives Back Grant Recipients

The Town of Bennett presented nine community organizations with the Bennett Gives Back Grant on June 11, 2019.

The 2019 Bennett Gives Back Grant was awarded to the Dry Creek 4-H, the Bennett Park and Recreation District, Court Appointed Special Advocates of Adams County, Bennett High School Athletics Department, Bennett Cub Scout Pack 30, Bennett Boy Scout Troop 30, Reflective Resource Center Growth and the Tri-Valley VFW Post #8449.

The Town of Bennett Board of Trustees and Bennett Gives Back Advisory Board approved grant funding for the following projects.

Dry Creek 4-H, seasonal programming; $3,000 total grant funding Bennett Park and Recreation District, town sponsored pool days and low income memberships and children free day passes, $10,000 total grant funding CASA of Adams County, volunteer advocate program; $3,000 total grant funding

The Bennett Gives Back Grant may provide a grant up to 90% of the costs of a qualifying event, project, program or activity. The purpose of this program is for eligible organizations and special districts to obtain additional resources to help supplement services or resources provided to the residents of Bennett.

Awarded funds were distributed on board discretion and project limits. The 2019 grant cycle total funding allocation was $40,000.

  • Bennett High School Athletics Department, interactive scoring table; $4,164.80 total grant funding
  • Bennett Cub Scout Pack 30, upgraded pinewood derby track; $1,810.61 total grant funding
  • Bennett Boy Scout Troop 30, trailer upgrades; $1,530 total grant funding
  • Reflective Resource Center Growth, for center growth; $4,000 total grant funding
  • Tri-Valley VFW Post #8449, HVAC Upgrade and replacement; $10,000 total grant funding