Broome County Youth Bureau Again Seeking Applications for Funding of Youth Programs in 2021

(BINGHAMTON, NY) –The Broome County Youth Bureau is pleased to again announce the availability of New York State Office of Children & Family Services Youth Development Program (YDP) Funds and New York State Office of Children and Family Services Runaway and Homeless Shelter (RHYA) Funds for 2021.

These funds will be made available by Broome County to those serving the needs of youth in the community. Grants in the past have ranged from $100 to $20,000.

The Broome County Youth Bureau Board of Directors has identified specific areas where they see a need within our community. Those areas include organizations that service social emotional/mental health concerns, neglect/abuse concerns, substance use and homelessness as well as programming that is recreational and/or out of school and shows collaboration, agencies working together.

For a list of required documents for the application visit the Youth Bureau website at

To be considered these documents must be submitted by Thursday, December 31, 3:00 p.m. to the Broome County Parks, Recreation and Youth Services Department located at:
60 Hawley Street
P.O. Box 1766
Binghamton, NY 13902
The deadline for applications is Thursday, December 31, 3:00 p.m. 

For any questions please contact the Broome County Youth Bureau at (607) 778-2193 or 

Publish Date
December 1, 2020