Family Protection Fee Grant

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Information to Apply

Fort Bend County Commissioners Court has authorized the adoption of a family protection fee set by statute as $15.00. The fee is collected by the District Clerk at the time a suit for dissolution of a marriage under Chapter 6, Family Code is filed. The Commissioners Court of Fort Bend County is seeking one or more nonprofit organizations located in Fort Bend County to apply for funding. The organization should provide direct services for the prevention or intervention of family violence or the abuse or neglect of a child. An agency that provides services through another third-party, non-profit will not be eligible for the funds. The amount of grant funding for FY2018 is $35,972.

The FY 2018 application period is open until December 29, 2017. 

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