Grants Management Unit (GMU)

MISSION  To help families and individuals in Nevada reach their highest level of self-sufficiency by supporting the community agencies that serve them through engagement, advocacy and resource development. 

VISION  To be a valued partner in strengthening the ability of communities to respond to human service needs.

    Programs and Projects

    Family Resource Centers
    Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) Project
    Nevada 2-1-1 
    Problem Gambling Treatment and Prevention 
    Relieving Hunger: Food Security One-Stop Shops

      Advisory Committees

      Grants Management Advisory Committee (GMAC)

        Reports and Grantee Documents

        Link to Reports and Grantee Documents Webpage

        Link to RFR Webinars Q&A


          1. The Grants Management Unit (GMU) builds and supports statewide community networks that help families and individuals assess their needs and work toward holistic solutions.
          2. The GMU manages available grant funds in a fair and responsible manner that encourages engagement among community organizations, stimulates innovation and maximizes impact.
          3. The GMU shares responsibility for program accountability, growth and success with its community partners.
          4. The GMU engages in the development of new programs and strengthens existing programs through short- and long-term planning, establishing meaningful goals, tracking achievements, and advocating for sustainability.
          5. The GMU serves as a department-wide resource to foster common standards in grantmaking, streamline processes, share compliance requirements, and otherwise advocate for enhanced coordination among divisions that grant funds to community partners.
          6. The GMU inspires staff to strategically and professionally execute their present responsibilities while preparing for the next steps in their careers.