Discretionary funds are allocated by Members of City Council to nonprofit, community-based organizations in order to meet local needs. The deadline to submit the expense application is March 21st, 2014.

Please reference the Council’s most recent information on “Discretionary Funding Policies and Procedures” at http://council.nyc.gov/downloads/pdf/budget/2014/14budget.pdf¬†or contact your District Council Member’s office for more information.

The application is now available at http://council.nyc.gov/html/budget/application.shtml. Read the instructions carefully. Note that you cannot save your application, so it must be completed in one sitting!