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File #: 21-1132    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Request Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/27/2021 In control: City Commission
On agenda: 10/19/2021 Final action:
Title: THE FRIENDS OF SANDOWAY HOUSE NATURE CENTER, INC. FUNDING AGREEMENT
Sponsors: City Manager Department
Attachments: 1. Agenda Cover Report, 2. Reso 166-21 with Sandoway, 3. Legal Review Checklist Sandoway House Funding Agreement, 4. Sandoway House Funding Agreement
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TO:                                          Mayor and Commissioners

FROM:                     Duncan Tavares, Assistant City Manager

THROUGH:                     Terrence R. Moore, ICMA-CM

DATE:                     October 19, 2021

 

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THE FRIENDS OF SANDOWAY HOUSE NATURE CENTER, INC. FUNDING AGREEMENT

 

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Recommended Action:

Recommendation

For City Commission consideration of a yearly funding agreement for five years, pending budgetary approval each year, in the amount of $21,200. 

 

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Background:

The Friends of Sandoway House Nature Center (Sandoway) is a not-for-profit corporation that was formed in 1995 to restore and preserve the Sandoway House for use as a nature museum. Sandoway provides education regarding Florida's ecosystems through its hands on experience and various exhibits.

 

A previous five year funding agreement, in the amount of $21,200 each year, expired on September 30, 2021. This new funding agreement seeks the same $21,200 amount each year, pending the city budget approval, for five years.

 

This funding agreement is the same as the previous one except for changes related to legal sufficiency. 

 

City Attorney Review:

Approved as to legal form and sufficiency.

 

Funding Source/Financial Impact:

Funding in the amount of $21, 200 is allocated in the FY2022 adopted budget.

GL Account 001-90-810-572-82.45 Grants Aid to Private Organizations Friends of Sandoway House

 

Timing of Request:

Yes. The previous five year funding agreement expired on September 30, 2021.