Funding Resources

Adams County Funding Resource Directory

This directory provides information on a variety of funding sources across various categories.

Local Grants:

Programs Administered through Adams County Office of Planning & Development

ACOPD administers applications and provides assistance to the recipients of several grant programs whose goal is to fund activities that will benefit disabled or low-income persons, expand the supply of decent, affordable housing and address homelessness.   

Adams County Community Foundation

The Adams County Community Foundation is a public charitable foundation created by and for the people of Adams County, PA, where many donors join together to make the county and surrounding region they love a better place, today and for future generations.  The Adams County Community Foundation manages funds for a broad range of grants and scholarships available to Adams County residents and organizations.  


State and Federal Grants:

The primary source for funding information in PA. This directory provides an overview of funding opportunities available through state agencies and departments and also provides direction in locating valuable searching and writing resources. allows organizations to electronically research and apply for competetive grant opportunities from all federal grant-making agencies.

EPA Environmental Finance Clearinghouse

The EPA's Environmental Finance Clearinghouse is an easily navigable, web‐based portal to help communities locate information and resources that will assist them in making informed decisions. The Clearinghouse is divided into three Finance categories: Air, Land, and Water. Each category is further broken down into searchable resources, funding sources, or map search.