Review and Selection Process

  • The City of La Porte will receive applications and review for eligibility.  City staff will then forward the applications to the La Porte Rotary Club Committee on the “La Porte Cares Emergency Household Assistance Program”.
  • The La Porte Rotary Club Committee will review eligible applicants who have submitted all required documentation, and determine grant recipients and award amounts. 
  • Priority will be given to applicants that have not yet been approved for funding from other COVID-19 assistance programs.
  • If selected as a recipient, grants will be a maximum of $2,000 based on documentation provided for the period of March 1, 2020 through October 31, 2020.
  • Applications will be reviewed in the order of submission.  


  • Not to exceed $2,000 per eligible household

Fund Distribution Timeline:

  • The Round Two applications opens on December 16, 2020 and closes on December 23, 2020.   All applications must be received by 11:59 p.m. on December 23, 2020.
  • Funds will be paid within 30 days of approval of the application.

Please note that funds are limited, and not everyone that is eligible and applies may receive funding.

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