LACC Develop Youth Skilled Trade at SAMO

Funding Opportunity Number: P16AS00067
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement
Category of Funding Activity: Natural Resources
Other (see text field entitled “Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity” for clarification)
CFDA Number: 15.931
Eligible Applicants Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Agency Name: DOI-NPS
Closing Date: Mar 30, 2016
Award Ceiling: $551,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Creation Date: Mar 09, 2016
Funding Opportunity Description: This collaboration between NPS and LACC will offer over 12,000 hours of skilled trades development to the urban youth of the Los Angeles area. Many of the Corp members who work on public project usually are exposed to basic trades and their skill development and is limited by the available work projects. This unique project will offer marketable skill development in carpentry, masonry, plumbing, and professional landscaping. Additionally, the project will provide a fully accessible outdoor experience that does not current exist in the Santa Monica Mountains. Collaboration on construction on a project with such a strong social equality goal will provide the Corp members a social growth opportunity that should greatly deepen and broaden the work experience.



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