Grant Funding Opportunities & Support

Chemung County Planning Department offers technical assistance and support for grant funding opportunities. See below for list of some grants that are available. 

Foundation Directory Online for Chemung County Nonprofits and Local Government Entities

The Chemung County Planning Department is now offering access to Foundation Directory Online (FDO) to Chemung County Nonprofits and Local Government Entities. Foundation Directory Online (FDO) is a subscription based online database providing information on grantmakers and funding opportunities. It offers in-depth profiles of grantmakers, allowing nonprofits and local government entities to find suitable funders aligned with their missions. FDO streamlines the grant research process, saving time and resources, while empowering organizations to make informed decisions about funding strategies. Chemung County Nonprofits and Local Government can research and prospect potential funders, gain insights into grant trends, and receive technical assistance with the help of the Chemung County Grants Manager. To access FDO, you must be a registered Nonprofit or Government Entity located in Chemung, and you must schedule an appointment with the Chemung County Grants Manager for technical assistance and to access this subscription service. The Chemung County Grants Manager, Emily Marino, can be reached by email - Appointments will be scheduled on an as needed basis, and when there is availability in the Grants Manager’s schedule. Chemung County cannot guarantee an appointment slot, available funding opportunities, or funding awards.