DATE: August 7, 2018
TO: Board of Supervisors
NEIGHBORHOOD REINVESTMENT PROGRAM GRANTS (DISTRICT: 1)
The County of San Diego is fortunate to have an opportunity to reinvest taxpayer money into our communities for the benefit of the public. This action will assist the County in meeting the needs of the community.
SUPERVISOR GREG COX
1. Allocate $3,850 from the Neighborhood Reinvestment Program budget (Org 15650) to Support the Enlisted Project, Inc. for the purchase of face painting kits, balloon animal kits, backpacks, and school supplies such as pencils and paper.
2. Find that the grant award described above has a public purpose.
3. Authorize the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer/Auditor and Controller to execute a grant agreement with the organization awarded Neighborhood Reinvestment funds establishing terms for receipt of the funds and to make minor amendments to the agreement that are consistent with the general purpose of the grant but do not increase the grant.
The fiscal impact of this recommendation is $3,850. Funds for this request are included in the Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Operational Plan for the Neighborhood Reinvestment Program (Org 15650). The funding source is General Fund fund balance. These actions will result in the addition of no staff years and no additional costs.
BUSINESS IMPACT STATEMENT
ADVISORY BOARD STATEMENT
Support the Enlisted Project, Inc.
Since 2012, Support the Enlisted Project, Inc. (STEP) has served nearly 4,000 junior enlisted service members in financial crisis throughout Southern California. As part of its Military Youth School Bash event, STEP provides food, school supplies, and military and veteran resources to over 500 attendees. If approved, today’s grant of $3,850 will support the purchase of face painting kits, balloon animal kits, backpacks, and school supplies such as pencils and paper.
LINKAGE TO THE COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO STRATEGIC PLAN
These grants provide an opportunity for the Board of Supervisors to assist worthy organizations that promote the County’s vision of a region that is safe, healthy, and thriving.
Supervisor, First District
AGENDA ITEM INFORMATION SHEET
REQUIRES FOUR VOTES: ☐ Yes ☒ No
WRITTEN DISCLOSURE PER COUNTY CHARTER SECTION 1000.1 REQUIRED
☐ Yes ☒ No
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ORIGINATING DEPARTMENT: Board of Supervisors, District 1