Background of youth engaging in service with text overlay that says "Global Youth Service Day Mini-Grant; Application Opens November 5, 2018; Application Deadline December 10, 2018; www.kanserve.org" includes Kansas Volunteer Commission logo and Global Youth Service Day logo

The Kansas Volunteer Commission (KVC) is pleased to announce funds through the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) for organizations to host volunteer projects or service-learning activities on or around Global Youth Service Day. Volunteer projects must be inspired and led by youth. See funding highlights listed below:

  • Frequently Asked Questions is available here (PDF).
  • Application is available here (PDF). 
  • Guidelines are available here (PDF).
  • Final Report is available here (PDF).
  • Eligible organizations can request up to $500.
  • There is a dollar-for-dollar match requirement.
  • Grant period is from April 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019.
  • Programs can only operate in Kansas.
  • Application deadline is Monday, December 10, 2018.
  • For other questions, email Ashley Christiansen at achristiansen@ksde.org.