NGO Funding Request


The recipient entity's full legal name:  Grant Parish Port Commission

The recipient entity's physical address:
           200 Main Street
Colfax, LA 71417


The recipient entity's mailing address (if different):
           200 Main Street
Colfax, LA 71417


Type of Entity (for instance, a nonprofit corporation):  Other

If the entity is a corporation, list the names of the incorporators:
          

The last four digits of the entity's taxpayer ID number:  0

What is the dollar amount of the request?  $250,000

What type of request is this?  Both

Is this entity in good standing with the Secretary of State?  Not Applicable

Provide the name of each member of the recipient entity's governing board and officers:
           Barry D. Hines - President
Cephas Bowie, Jr. - Vice President
Britton Carroll - Secretary/Treasurer


Provide a summary of the project or program:
           Land acquisition, planning & construction

What is the budget relative to the project for which funding is requested?:
          Salaries. . . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Professional Services. . . $0
          Contracts . . . . . . . . . . . $150,000
          Acquisitions . . . . . . . . . $100,000
          Major Repairs . . . . . . . $0
          Operating Services. . . . $0
          Other Charges. . . . . . . $0

Does your organization have any outstanding audit issues or findings?  No

If 'Yes' is your organization working with the appropriate governmental agencies to resolve those issues or findings?
          Yes

What is the entity's public purpose, sought to be achieved through the use of state monies?
          Promote economic growth and jobs in Grant Parish by having a working port.

What are the goals and objectives for achieving such purpose?
          At present Grant Parish Port Commission does not have a working port. With land acquisition, planning and construction, this will promote new business, generate new revenue and jobs in Grant Parish.

What is the proposed length of time estimated by the entity to accomplish the purpose?
           3 years

If any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official is an officer, director, trustee, or employee of the recipient entity who receives compensation or holds any ownership interest therein:
     (a) If an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of the official and the office held by such person:
                 Not applicable
    
     (b) If an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of such person; the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related; and the nature of the relationship:
                 Not applicable

     (c) The percentage of the official's or immediate family member's ownership interest in the recipient entity, if any:
                 0

     (d) The position, if any, held by the official or immediate family member in the recipient entity:
                  Not Applicable

If the recipient entity has a contract with any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official or with the state or any political subdivision of the state:
(a) If the contract is with an elected or appointed state official, provide the name and address of the official and the office held by such person: 
               Not applicable

(b) If the contract is with an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official:
          Provide the name and address of such person:
               Not applicable

          Provide the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related:
                Not applicable

          What is the nature of the relationship?  Not applicable

(c) If the contract is with the state or a political subdivision of the state, provide the name and address of the state entity or political subdivision of the state:
                 Not applicable

(d) The nature of the contract, including a description of the goods or services provided or to be provided pursuant to the contract:
               Not applicable


Contact Information
name:  Darrell Glascock 
                                       address:  5438 Shreveport Hwy
Pineville, LA 71360

                                       phone:  318-640-6677
                                       fax:  318-787-3655
                                       e-mail:  darrellglascock@bellsouth.net
                                       relationship to entity:  Acting Administrator