Outside Agency Contributions

  • Overview

    The City of Wheat Ridge is committed to enhancing the quality of life for others and the Outside Agency Contributions Program is one way the City gives back to the community. Outside Agency Program Report 2012-2018 

2019 Applications:  2019 Application
                                  2019 Event Sponsorship Application

Outside Agency Applicants:
Outside agencies interested in applying for funds must submit an application and be prepared to give a short 10-minute presentation to the Review Committee. Agencies should also be prepared to answer questions from the Committee. 

Applications for 2018 contributions are due Monday, April 23, 2018.

Presentations from requesting agencies will be scheduled between 6 - 8:30 p.m. on May 10, May 17, and May 24 and May 31. The presentations will be at City Hall. Contact Laura McAvoy for scheduling.  

  • June 18, 2018 - Review Committee makes recommendations to City Council.
  • October 8, 2018 - City Council approves funding as part of the budget process.
  • January-February 2019 - checks are mailed to agency recipients.

Review Committee:
The review committee views funding requests, attends presentations, and recommends funding allocations to City Council for the Outside Agency Program. One Wheat Ridge resident from each City Council District will be selected to serve on the committee for two budget cycles (fiscal years 2019 and 2020) to expire July 2019. 

                              2019 Review Committee Application
 Applications for the 2018 Review Committee are due Monday, April 17, 2018.

We invite:

  • Non-denominational and non-sectarian organizations which were organized in the State of Colorado 
  • Have a principle place of business is in Jefferson County, Colorado and were organized in the State of Colorado 
  • All applications will be reviewed to ensure that they meet the established guidelines for the program based on the criteria listed on the application.
  • Priority shall be given to those organizations that provide programs and services that benefit and enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Wheat Ridge.

To apply, fill out the Outside Agency Contribution Program Application and mail or email to Laura McAvoy.  

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Contact Us

  1. Marianne Schilling

    Assistant to the City Manager
    Ph: 303-235-2867

    Laura McAvoy

    Executive Assistant to the City Manager
    Ph: 303-235-2819

    7500 W. 29th Ave.
    First Floor
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80033