The Gates County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council (JCPC) announced the availability of $74,375 for 2021 – 2023. Use of funds requires a 20% local match.

The mission of JCPC is to address the gaps in youth services by promoting prevention, intervention, treatment, aftercare strategies and programs which strengthen families and support community safety.

JCPC will consider proposals for mentoring services, parent/family skill building, vocational skills, interpersonal skill building, tutoring/academic enhancement, restitution/community service, teen court, psychological assessments and counseling programs.

The deadline for applications is at the end of February 2021. Additional information can be obtained from Lulu Eure at 252-357-0677.