Grants

Myra Valentine Grants Administrator

Myra Alexis Valentine

m.alexisv@stjohn-la.gov
(985) 652-9569
1811 W. Airline Hwy., LaPlace LA 70068


The mission of the Grants Office is to be a driving force supporting the administration and implementation of grant programs that will provide development, growth, restoration, resiliency, recognizing the importance of healthy, diversified neighborhoods, while encouraging the increased access to grant opportunity.

The Grants Office is responsible for administration and management of grant programs from inception to close-out including writing correspondence and grants to prospective foundations, organizations, and government-funding agencies; monitoring to ensure that terms and conditions, and any other requirements associated with funding are met.

The core duty of the Grants Office is to serve as a resource to the departments of the Parish on state and federal funding programs; provide information, research, analysis, and written reports as needed.