PCCD offers new grants for gun violence prevention

The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) recently announced the availability of up to $5 million in funding over a 33-month period from October 1, 2021 through June 30, 2024 to support FY 2021 Gun Violence Reduction Initiatives.

Funding will support efforts to reduce shootings and increase public safety in the City of Philadelphia and other municipalities across the Commonwealth with the highest rates of gun violence.  More information about this funding opportunity can be found on PCCD’s Gun Violence webpage.

Eligible entities can submit an initial request for funding utilizing an online SurveyMonkey form between now and June 30, 2021.

PCCD will host informational webinars for prospective applicants early in June.  Registration for the webinars, which will provide an overview of the FY 2021 Gun Violence Reduction Grant Program and offer a chance to ask questions and receive instructions on how to access the Survey Monkey initial funding request form, can be found on our website here: Grants and Funding.

If you have any questions regarding this funding opportunity or the informational webinars, please contact PCCD staff.