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.
Read Policy B-58: Funding of the Community Enhancement Program
The Fiscal Year 2013 - 2014 Community Enhancement Application period is now closed.
The deadline to submit applications was March 1, 2013. A Notice of Community Enhancement Public Hearings will be mailed to all applicants in May 2013.
The Fiscal Year 2014 – 2015 Community Enhancement Application will be available on Wednesday, January 2, 2014.
2013-2014 Community Enhancement Public Hearings:
The Hearings will be held at the County Administration Center, Room 310
Fiscal Year 2012-13 Community Enhancement Awards:
Community Enhancement Program Awards – Historical:
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.