Congratulations on being awarded one of this year’s Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau Community Grants! Per the application, please keep in mind the following requirements for your event:
Due to the spread of COVID-19, many of the upcoming community grant events scheduled had to be altered, canceled, or postponed.
For any event changes, please contact our Community Grant staff liaison Crystal Davis (515.232.4032).
- All marketing materials promoting the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau (Bureau) Community Grant event must include the Bureau’s logo, telephone number and website along with the verbiage “Supported by the Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau Community Grant Program” where appropriate.
- All recipients must participate in the Bureau’s CYtes of Ames membership, marketing their event through the Bureau’s website and additional marketing materials.
- A final report form must be completed within 60 days of completion of the event to receive the final grant payment. The 2020 Community Grant Final Report form can be downloaded HERE.
Failure to comply with the obligations of the Community Grant procedures will prohibit the organization from receiving a grant in the future. If you have any questions in your event planning process, please contact our Community Grant staff liaison Crystal Davis (515-232-4032).