Lewis County Youth Bureau Asking Organizations to Apply for Grants

on Tuesday, 25 June 2013.

The Lewis County Youth Bureau Advisory Board is asking organizations to apply for a portion of more than $3,000 available to help prevent juvenile delinquency through positive youth development.

Up to $2,291 is available in initiative funding, targeted at early intervention and prevention services. It requires a dollar-to-dollar match from non-state or federal money.

An additional $1,196 in Special Delinquency Prevention Program, intended to be used for youths most likely to become involved in the criminal justice system, also is available. For more information or to obtain an application packet, call Penny L. Demo, Youth Bureau director, at 376-5411, or write to Lewis County Youth Bureau, 5274 Outer Stowe St., Lowville, N.Y. 13367. The deadline for submission of proposals is Aug. 16.