City of Port Colborne accepting community grant applications

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Community organizations in Port Colborne can start submitting applications for the city's grant program.

This year the grant has been expanded by 20 percent to help more organizations.

Non-profit organizations, charitable organizations, or service clubs can apply for a share of more than $35,000.

Mayor Bill Steele says, "I know COVID-19 has impacted many organizations and my hope is that this community grant will help alleviate financial stresses or help with the continuation of various programming during the pandemic."

The first-round applications are due by Monday, February 1st, 2021.

The second-round of grants is coming at the end of June.