Grants Given by City


Learn how to apply


Community Funding

WHO CAN APPLY? - Non-profits that provide health and human services to Goodyear residents. The services provided should not be duplicated by the city or another service provider. 

WHEN ARE APPLICATIONS TAKEN? - Applications are opened in April/ May and are usually due within 3-4 weeks of the opening date. 

HOW ARE APPROVALS DETERMINED? City staff review the applications for completeness and eligibility. A subcommittee of three council members review and discuss the applications and make funding recommendations. The subcommittee recommendations are sent to the full City Council for approval at a Regular meeting. 

An active link to the Community Funding Application will be shown here when applications are being taken for the following year. The 2014-15 funding cycle has ended. For questions, call the Neighborhood Services Coordinator at 623-882-7801.

FY2014-2015 Award Recipients –

  •  A New Leaf
  • All Faith Community Services
  • Alzheimer's Association
  • Boys and Girls Club Tri-City West Thornwood Branch
  • Central Arizona Shelter Services
  • Childhelp
  • Doves (Area Agency on Aging)
  • Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona
  • Hattie Larlham Camp Connect
  • Homeless Youth Connection
  • New Life Center
  • Sky Kids
  • St. Mary's Foodbank Alliance
  • Southwest Community Network
  • Southwest Lending Closet
  • Southwest Valley Literacy
  • Teen Lifeline
  • West Valley Youth Orchestra

SEMI-ANNUAL AND ANNUAL REPORT DUE DATES – If you are the recipient of a Community Funding Award for 2014-15, your first progress report is due January 29, 2015. Your final report is due June 3, 2015. All reports should be emailed to

Link to the January 29, 2015 report

Link to the June 3, 2015 report

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.