Agencies providing alcohol and substance abuse prevention, education and treatment services in Marion County may benefit from a grants program.

Through March 13, interested agencies may submit proposals to receive grant funding available through the Marion County Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Trust Fund. Assistance grants will be awarded to qualifying agency programs based on the following criteria:

  • Length of time the program has been in existence;
  • Program success;
  • Number of citizens served annually by the program; and
  • Available grant funds.Funds will be provided on a reimbursement basis for programs taking place from Oct. 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021. A total of $20,000 is available for grant awards.
  • For more information about the Marion County Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Trust Fund grants program, contact Mike McCain at (352) 438-2313 or michael.mccain@marioncountyfl.org.