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File #: 16-5417    Version: 1 Name: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Grant Award
Type: Grant Award Status: Approved
File created: 9/19/2016 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 10/5/2016 Final action: 10/5/2016
Title: PROPOSED GRANT AWARD Department: Cook County Justice Advisory Council Grantee: County of Cook Grantor: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Request: Authorization to accept grant Purpose: The purpose of the Cook County South Suburban Safe and Thriving Communities Project is to address youth violence and safety in targeted communities in South Suburban Cook County. Grant Amount: $1,000,000.00 Grant Period: 10/1/2016 - 9/30/2018 Fiscal Impact: None Accounts: N/A Concurrences: The Budget Department has received all the requisite documents and determined the fiscal impact on Cook County, if any. Summary: The grant will address youth violence and safety in the targeted communities of Ford Heights, Harvey, and Robbins. Cook County will work with a broad and diverse stakeholder collaborative on a strategic planning process toward completion of three comprehensive place-based plans that are trauma informed and will...
Indexes: (Inactive) LANETTA HAYNES TURNER, Executive Director, Justice Advisory Council

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PROPOSED GRANT AWARD

 

Department:  Cook County Justice Advisory Council

 

Grantee:  County of Cook

 

Grantor:  U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

 

Request:  Authorization to accept grant 

 

Purpose:  The purpose of the Cook County South Suburban Safe and Thriving Communities Project is to address youth violence and safety in targeted communities in South Suburban Cook County. 

 

Grant Amount:  $1,000,000.00 

 

Grant Period:  10/1/2016 - 9/30/2018

 

Fiscal Impact:   None

 

Accounts:  N/A

 

 

 

Concurrences:

The Budget Department has received all the requisite documents and determined the fiscal impact on Cook County, if any.

 

Summary:  The grant will address youth violence and safety in the targeted communities of Ford Heights, Harvey, and Robbins. Cook County will work with a broad and diverse stakeholder collaborative on a strategic planning process toward completion of three comprehensive place-based plans that are trauma informed and will link 300 youth ages 10 to 24 to prevention, intervention, and workforce development services and supports.

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