Grant Application

WHAT IS THIS PROGRAM?

The Downtown Tipp City Partnership, in conjunction with the Tipp City Foundation, is pleased to announce the Downtown Tipp City Partnership Coronavirus Relief Program to support the preservation and livelihood of Tipp City’s historic downtown business district amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

This program supports the DTCP’s mission to “enhance, preserve, and promote Downtown Tipp City from the tracks to the canal” and aligns with the Tipp City Foundation’s goals to promote local community endeavors while advancing charitable giving through an unwavering commitment for future generations.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

  • Businesses and nonprofits can apply.
  • Applicants must be members of the DTCP and can join upon application, if necessary.
  • Businesses and nonprofits must be located in the historic downtown Tipp City business district.
  • Applicants must be negatively financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

WHAT OTHER INFORMATION DO I NEED TO KNOW?

  • Grant funds must be used for operating expenses such as payroll, utilities, loan repayments, or rent. Documentation (such as a copy of a utility bill, rent invoice, etc.) may be requested after submission of application.
  • Grants may not be used for capital expenses or payment of taxes or assessments.
  • Typical grant awards will be up to $1,000 but awards of up to $5,000 may be considered.


  • Fill out Grant Application Applicant Information
    Location of Business
    • I acknowledge that I have read and understand the application and agreement of the Downtown Tipp City
    • Partnership Coronavirus Relief Program and that I will abide by the same.
    • I understand that grant funds must be used for operating expenses such as payroll, utilities, loan repayments, or rent. Documentation (such as a copy of a utility bill, rent invoice, etc.) may be requested after submission of application.
    • Grants may not be used for capital expenses or payment of taxes or assessments.
    • Typical grant awards will be up to $1,000 but exceptions maybe be considered of up to $5,000.
    • In exchange for the monies awarded, the grant recipient agrees to participate in upcoming DTCP events, either as a participating location or in another volunteer capacity. This can be discussed with the DTCP Executive Director.
    Historic Downtown Tipp City Ohio

    MISSION STATEMENT

    Downtown Tipp City is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and a National Trust for Historic Preservation and Heritage Ohio organization. The DTC is the leading advocate for downtown business and property owners. We directly serve the business owners, property owners, and residents of downtown Tipp City, but our work also impacts the surrounding community and visitors. A healthy, active, economically strong town center supports stable property values, good schools, and civic involvement throughout the City, not just in the downtown area.

    ADDRESS

    6 South 3rd Street
    Tipp City, OH 45371

    P: 937.667.0883