Human Services Fund Grants

The City of Bellevue provides grants to nonprofit organizations that support human services activities. Applications are solicited every two years. The Human Services Commission reviews the applications and gives funding recommendations to the City Council, which decides which organizations receive funding and how much is provided. 2021-2022 funded agencies and programs

Application Process

The City of Bellevue uses a common grant application with 15 other cities from north, east and south King County (Auburn, Burien, Covington, Des Moines, Federal Way, Issaquah, Kenmore, Kent, Kirkland, Redmond, Renton, Sammamish, SeaTac, Shoreline and Tukwila). The application period for 2021-2022 human services grant funding is March 4 to May 5, 2020.

The Human Services Commission will use the 2019-2020 Bellevue Human Services Needs Update as a guide as it reviews applications and makes recommendations for funding. The commission's funding recommendations will be presented to the City Council in fall of 2020.

Contracts and Reporting

Organizations funded by the city are required to submit quarterly performance reports and annual demographics and outcomes reports. For additional information on the contracting and reporting process, contact grant coordinator Dee Dee Catalano (

Receive email or text notification when grants become available.