Human Services Funding

Each fiscal year, nonprofits who serve our community have the opportunity to apply for funding from the Towns of Carrboro and Chapel Hill, as well as Orange County in one application.  Applications for Carrboro funding are reviewed by the Human Services Commission. Information about the upcoming fiscal year (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021) is below.

Please contact Anne-Marie Vanaman,, if you have questions about applying or the application process.

Applications for funding for the FY20-21 budget year is now closed.  

Applications can be found here FY20-21 Human Services Application, Budget Worksheets, and Schedule of Receipts and Expenditures.  



October 28, 2019 (9:00am-11:00pm)

Performance Measures Workshop – Chapel Hill Public Library, Meeting Room B

Second Week of November 2018

November 12, 2019 Funding Application Posted  on Websites

November 18, 2019   (9:00am-11:00am)

Application Orientation Workshop  - Chapel Hill Public Library Meeting Room B

December 12, 2019   (6:00pm-8:00pm)

Application Orientation Workshop –Southern Human Service Center

November 2019 – January 2020  

Agency Prepares Application

December 16, 2019        (9:00am –11:00am)

Q&A Sessions Held-Chapel Hill Public Library – Chapel Hill Public Library Meeting Room A

January 6, 2020 (9:00am-11:00am)

Q&A Session Held- Chapel Hill Public Library, Meeting Room A

January 14, 2019

Applications Deadline 5:00 pm

February – May 2020

Application Review & Agency Presentations

*No Agency Presentation will be required for Town of Chapel Hill request in the amount of $5,000 or less. 

June 2020

Agency Funding Approval by Board/Council

July 2020

Contracts Executed & Programs Begin