UPDATE: The Community Assistance Fund has funded the full amount of emergency funding available for the 2017-2018 year. The committee will begin accepting applications for emergency funding again starting June 1, 2018.

The Community Assistance Fund provides emergency funding for critical, short-term needs of nonprofit agencies. Through this fund, agencies are able to receive immediate funding of up to $5,000 to ensure that service to their clients continues without interruption.

Community Assistance- Emergency Funding Requests

  • Available to nonprofit agencies in Dallas County and/or the City of Dallas that have an emergency short-term need that addresses critical human needs.
  • Grants are awarded in increments up to $5,000.

Community Assistance- Emergency Funding Application

2017 Community Assistance Fund Application in PDF

Click here to download the WORD Version of the Application

For more information, please contact Lindsey Wyrick, Community Outreach Chair via email at OutReach@jld.net