Requests for Special Appropriations & ARP Special Appropriations

Annual Requests for Funding

Organizations may make funding requests of the City of Hendersonville by using the Special Appropriations Application. For a request to be considered by Council during their annual budget cycle, an individual or group will need to complete the Special Appropriations Application and file it with the Office of  Budget & Management. 

 2022-2023 Special Appropriations Manual

 Special Appropriation Application

For organizations who were awarded funding in FY23, annual reports for special appropriations are due August 31, 2023.

Special Appropriations Annual Performance Report


American Rescue Plan (ARP) Non-Profit Funding

As part of the American Rescue Plan passed by the federal government in 2021, the City of Hendersonville received $4.5 million in relief funds to be spent by the end of 2024. As part of the FY22-23 budget process, the City Council held community input meetings where participants shared how they felt the city should allocate funds from the American Rescue Plan. At the conclusion of these meetings, the City decided to allocate $2 million to fund transformative community projects that address the needs brought up in these community input meetings. 


OrganizationCouncil Appropriation of ARP Funds
Joseph's Outreach Ministries- Connection Center$800,000
Interfaith Assistance Ministry$100,000
Housing Assistance Corporation - Home Repair$130,000
Housing Assistance Corporation - Apple Ridge$400,000
Children & Family Resource Center$100,000
Pisgah Legal Services$320,000
Safelight - SANE$100,000
True Ridge$50,000


Adam Murr
Budget Manager
(828) 233-2879
Jennifer Floyd
Budget & Management Analyst II
(828) 697-3000