Community Volunteers & Grants

Community Volunteers and Grants (CV&G) is JLKCMO’s community outreach program that partners with organizations with a shared goal of positively affecting the Kansas City community. All Kansas City nonprofit organizations located within the five-county metropolitan area are eligible to apply for funding and volunteers to support an on-going program or project. See below for the application link and associated timelines.


* Emergency/critical funding requests can be submitted to the Community Endowment Committee by clicking here.

* Requests for short-term project volunteers can be submitted to our A-Team by clicking here


The 2023-2024 Grant Cycle is closed.

The 2024-2025 Grant Cycle will open in the summer of 2024 and will be considered for the 2025-2026 League year.


  • CV&G Application 2024 – Opens summer 2024


  • July – Community Engagement Informational Session
  • September – CV&G applications due
  • October – February – Review and selection period
  • April – Applicants notified of selection
  • June – Grants released / Volunteer assignments begin


If you have questions, please contact the CV&G Committee via email at [email protected].