Community Enhancement Program
The Community Enhancement Program is funded by a set percent of Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) revenues. The goal of the Community Enhancement Program is to stimulate tourism, promote the economy, create jobs, and/or a better quality of life. Entities and activities currently funded are cultural activities, museums, visitor and convention bureaus, economic development councils, and other similar institutions/organizations, including County programs and projects, which promote and generate tourism and/or economic development within San Diego County.
Grant funds shall not be used for any purposes prohibited by laws governing the use of public funds, including but not limited to, religious, political campaigning, or purely private purposes or activities.
The Community Enhancement Program for Fiscal Year 2019/2020 is now closed. Community Enhancement Program for Fiscal Year 2020/2021 will begin accepting submissions starting January 1, 2020.
PLEASE NOTE: In lieu of applicants providing an in-person presentation to the Board of Supervisors, organizations may submit video testimony for their request of Community Enhancement grant funding via an online portal at https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/sdc/cob/ce-videos.html. Video testimony will be accepted until 5 PM on June 1, 2019. Please note that the Board of Supervisors will not be holding hearings specifically for Community Enhancement applicants this year.
Community Enhancement Application
Documentation of Grant Expenditures
Fiscal Year 2018-19 Community Enhancement Awards:
Community Enhancement Program Awards – Historical:
Community Enhancement Awards FY
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2016-2017
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2015-2016
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2015-2016
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2014-2015
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2014-2015
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2013-2014
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2013-2014
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2012-2013
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2012-2013
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2011-2012
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2011-2012
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2010-2011
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2010-2011
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2009-2010
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2009-2010
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2008-2009
Detail of Awards by Individual Supervisor FY 2008-2009
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2007-2008
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2006-2007
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2005-2006
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2004-2005
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2003-2004
Community Enhancement Awards FY 2002-2003
DISCLAIMER: The following information is provided to you as a matter of convenience and speaks as of the end of the last period to which they relate. There may have been changes in the financial condition or affairs of the County of San Diego since then, the County of San Diego has not undertaken to update the financial statements, or such other documents.