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
Problem Gambling Treatment and Prevention
Relieving Hunger: Food Security One-Stop Shops
Grants Management Advisory Committee (GMAC)
News, Reports and Grantee Documents
Link to News Webpage
Link to Reports and Grantee Documents Webpage
Grants Management Unit (GMU) builds and supports
statewide community networks that help families and individuals assess
their needs and work toward holistic solutions.
GMU manages available grant funds in a fair and responsible manner that
encourages engagement among community organizations, stimulates
innovation and maximizes impact.
- The GMU shares responsibility for program accountability, growth and success with its community partners.
- 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.
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.
GMU inspires staff to strategically and professionally execute their
present responsibilities while preparing for the next steps in their