Neighborhood Reinvestment Program

The Neighborhood Reinvestment Program provides grant funds to County departments, public agencies, and to non-profit community organizations for one-time community, social, environmental, educational, cultural or recreational needs.

To be eligible, non-profit entities must provide services in one or more of the following areas; educational/recreational projects for children and/or adults; local business and tourism promotional activities; arts and cultural programs; environmental awareness programs or projects, including maintaining and increasing open space holdings; public safety programs including fire protection projects; or health and social service initiatives and programs. Public agencies may apply to fund programs and projects that benefit the community and enhance the region’s quality of life.

Grant funds shall not be used for any purposes prohibited by laws governing the use of public funds, including but not limited to, religious, political campaigning, or purely private purposes or activities.

Grant awards are made throughout the fiscal year and there is no deadline for submitting an application.

A higher priority shall be given to requests for capital projects and/or one-time expenses.

To apply for Neighborhood Reinvestment Program funding from the County, an applicant must submit a completed application form and cover letter.

Download the Grant Application

Application Instructions

Neighborhood Reinvestment Program Policy

Submit your application to Supervisor Gaspar:

Supervisor Kristin Gaspar
County of San Diego
1600 Pacific Highway
Room 335
San Diego, CA 92101