Outside Agency Requests: You Can’t Always Get What You Want

Below are listed outside agency requests and amounts recommended by the review committee. From the city’s proposed budget document, the line item for this expenditure has progressed as follows: FY12 budgeted: $98,675; FY12 actual: $99,175; FY13 budgeted: $99,175; FY14 budgeted: $118,175. The FY13 to FY14 increase was $19,000, a n increase of 19 percent.

Montpelier Community Fund Recommendations 

Organization; Recommended; FY14 Request

Arts Grants:

Abigail Waring, Montpelier Movement Collective; 0; 3,066

Capital City Band; 1,500; 1,500

Capital City Concerts; 1,000; 1,000

Kellogg-Hubbard Library PoemCity; 1,000; 2,000

Kids’ Fest; 900; 900

Linda Hogan; 400; 600

Montpelier Alive, City Hall Banners; 1,000; 2,071

Montpelier Alive, Montpelier Movement Collective; 500; 1,800

Montpelier Chamber Orchestra; 1,000; 2,500

Montpelier Community Gospel; 500; 1,400

Vermont Opera Theater; 500; 1,000

Willow Wonder, Montpelier Movement Collective; 500; 3,255

Arts Grants total: 8,800; 21,092

 

General Grants 

American Red Cross; 500; 2,000

Central Vermont Adult Basic Education; 6,000; 6,000

Central Vermont Community Action Council; 2,000; 2,000

Central Vermont Community Land Trust; 5,000; 5,000

Central Vermont Council on Aging; 5,000; 5,000

Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice; 18,000; 18,000

Circle; 3,000; 3,075

Community Connections; 5,000; 6,000

EverybodyWins! VT; 0; 1,500

Family Center of Washington County; 3,500; 3,500

Friends of the Winooski; 500; 500

Good Beginnings of Central Vermont; 400; 400

Green Mountain Youth Symphony; 1,000; 1,500

Home Share Now; 1,000; 1,000

Just Basics (Montpelier Home Delivery Program); 5,000; 5,000

Lost Nation Theater; 5,000; 5,000

Montpelier Veterans Council; 0; 1,500

North Branch Nature Center; 2,500; 2,500

Our House; 200; 200

People’s Health and Wellness Clinic; 1,250; 1,250

Prevent Child Abuse; 1,200; 1,200

RSVP; 2,000; 3,000

TW Wood Gallery & Arts Center; 5,000; 10,000

Vermont Association for the Blind; 500; 500

Vermont Center for Independent Living; 5,000; 5,000

Washington County Diversion Program; 1,500; 1,950

Washington County Youth Service Bureau; 5,000; 5,000

WCYSB, Basement Teen Center; 15,000; 15,000

General Grants total: 100,050; 112,575

 

GRAND TOTAL:    108,850;    133,667

 

 

—source: City Manager’s office

 

 

—source: City Manager’s office